Lecture (Level 1) – Global Population Growth
by Hans Rosling
a Swedish medical doctor, academic and public speaker. He is Professor of International Health at the Karolinska Institute, a medical university just outside Stockholm.
First preview the vocabulary below. Then do the exercise by first reading a single question and then listening for the answer. When you hear the answer, pause the video and answer the question. Then read the next question and do the same thing. If you get the answer wrong, then go back to where the answer is given and listen again.
gap: distance between two things
aspirations: things you want to get
the West: developed countries
mindset: the way you think
emerging: catching up with the leaders
projection: an educated guess about the future
invest: put money into
in process: already happening
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