Cours de conversation en anglais : Wednesday 12th and Thursday 13th of September 2018


A tall story

Does being taller mean you earn more at work? Tanya S Osensky is an attorney who has made it her personal crusade to highlight the discrimination faced by short people in our society. Neil and Catherine discuss height and teach you six items of vocabulary.

This week’s question:

The tallest person ever proven to live was Robert Wadlow from the USA. How tall was he? Was he:

a)    2.71m

b)    2.72m

c)    2.73m

Listen to the programme to find out the answer.