Cours de conversation en anglais : Wednesday 1st and Thursday 2nd of August 2018


Broken hearts

Our heart is an important organ in our body and something we must take care of. Healthy eating and exercise can keep it in good condition but is it still possible to die from being sad and upset – or what we might call ‘a broken heart’? 6 Minute English discusses the subject and hears from an expert who explains if this can really happen.

This week’s question:

The first human-to-human heart transplant took place in 1967. But what country was it in? Was it:

a) South Africa
b) USA
c) China

Listen to the programme to find out the answer.