Some time ago my multi-national Intermediate class were to prepare a presentation on body language, which turned out to be a really entertaining task. I thought it would make a great blog post, so I recorded my students’ presentations. Here’s some hilarious footage from that day.
First off, do you have any idea what Michelle from Colombia is doing in the picture on the right? Well, she’s pouting her lips in order to point to something. Yes, you heard me right! In some countries it’s not hands or fingers people use to point out the direction but lips! As we found out, the gesture is common in the Philippines as well.