Unit 1 grammar revision of tenses


Comment on the following quotes about knowledge and education. Use your active vocabulary and the idioms from the list above



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3. Comment on the following quotes about knowledge and education. Use your active vocabulary and the idioms from the list above.
Education … has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading.
G. M. Trevelyan

An expert is one who knows more and more about less and less.


Nicholas Murray Butler

Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance.


Will Durant

Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.


Oscar Wilde

Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.


Robert Frost

Education is what remains after one has forgotten everything he learned in school.


Albert Einstein

The highest result of education is tolerance.


Helen Keller

It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.


Aristotle

Tell me and I’ll forget; show me and I may remember; involve me and I’ll understand.


Chinese Proverbs

I never teach my pupils; I only attempt to provide the conditions in which they can learn.


Albert Einstein

I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained.


Walt Disney

An education isn’t how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you know. It’s being able to differentiate between what you know and what you don’t.


Anatole France

READING & SPEAKING






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