ESL Listening: What makes success lesson

This is a short video from TED. Most of my ESL English students know about TED but they may not be able to understand the stories and lectures.

This one TED story which my English student need to understand and learn.

 Richard St. John on why people succeed



TED, passion, practice, focus, self doubt, persist


  1. How did his ideas of success start?
  2. Describe the person he met.
  3. What does he call crap?
  4. What are the eight things people do to succeed?



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