60 Second English Lesson: My Biography

60 Second English Lesson: My Biography

by Lingoda Team

Updated November 10, 2022

What is a biography? It’s all about you!

Do you want to know how to talk about your life? Zach is back with another 60 second lesson on this very subject! Get your notepads ready, let’s talk about the main stages of your life!

A biography is about a life

Today we are going to explore our biographies! A biography is a the story of someone’s life. So let’s start writing your biography.

When were you born?

When you are born, this is the day of your birth.

Until you turn 13, you are a child. This is called your childhood.

Between the ages of 13 and 19, you guessed it, you’re a teenager.

In your teenage years, you will graduate from school and move onto the world of work or university. To graduate means to finish a course of study. You also graduate from university.

When you become an adult, you are fully grown. You can also start to make decisions without needing to ask your parents. Though you might want to check things with them sometimes!

When we become older, we reach old age. This is when people might decide retire. To retire means to stop working and enjoy your free time.

When you reach old age, you might be called a senior or a pensioner.

By the time you reach your old age, you will have achieved many things. To achieve means to succeed in finishing something or reaching a goal.

What would you like to achieve in your life? What would like to be in your biography?


Explore your biography

With Lingoda, you can take part in classes and get the chance to talk about yourself and your experiences. Some of our lessons are even tailored to the topic of your biography. This is really helpful when you want to talk about yourself, especially when you first meet people. Find out more from our website today and sign up for your free 7 day trial.

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