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IELTS Writing Podcast

176 EpisodesProduced by Lilie KingWebsite

Join Lilie King, a real IELTS candidate, and discover what kinds of vocabulary examiners want to see to get a 7+ on your writing test...


17. Making Friends on Social Media VS Face-to-Face Interaction

Nowadays people make new friends through social networks and Internet chat groups. Some people think this is good. Others think that face-to-face interaction is essential. Discuss both these views and give your own opinion.



making new friends through social networks and Internet chat groups

social networking sites

social media platforms


digital connections

connect with people on the Internet


online relationships

digital relationships

relationships developed on social networking sites


face-to-face interaction

interact with each other face-to-face

face-to-face experiences

human contact

human interaction


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mental health

mental well-being


care for them for their own sake


in the long run


He could not have gone from being broke to being a multi-millionaire, if it had not been for facebook groups which allowed him to connect with entrepreneurs in the western world.

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