- The best time is now.
- Opportunity only knocks once
- Don’t let the it slip through your fingers.
- Make the most of every situation
- Never put off to tomorrow what you can do today
- Take the bull by the horns
- It’s your turn to shine
- Step into the limelight
- It’s now or never.
- A once-in-a-lifetime chance
- Don’t throw away your chances
- Don’t play with your luck.
The proverbs and sayings above all cover the same idea: SEIZE THE DAY
How do these words of wisdom relate to the current Brazil riots across the country because of bus fares (the original reason)?
Develop ONE of the topic sentences below into an Independent Writing Task:
1- #The disadvantages of owning a large car are many
2- #The advantages of studying abroad outweigh the disadvantages
3- #A person who lives in a remote area may face many problems
4- #Absenteeism at work causes both the employer and the employee many problems.
5- #Car accidents can be avoided or minimized if the driver takes certain precautions
6- #Computers have brought many changes to our way of life
Copy and paste the topic sentence in your comment and develop at least two paragraphs on the idea.
Remember the Speaking Section of the TOEFL iBT has two independent tasks.
The purpose of these two tasks is to have candidates talk about their own experiences and give opinions about everyday topics.
The slides are here to give more insight on the topic:
Independent Speaking skills & Personal Preference language