Welcome to Clip from Spiral logo

Interactive video lesson plan for: Daily Video Vocabulary Episode -- 49 Procrastinate

Activity overview:

Learn to speak English with Words with their meanings, Idioms, Phrases, Correct usage of Grammar.

Daily Video Vocabulary Episode -- 49

Procrastinate

Often certain tasks may not interest you, so to avoid boredom, you delay in doing them. You put them off for some other day.To Procrastinate basically means to put off or delay doing something to a later date, due to your carelessness or laziness.

To put something off to a future time is an act of procrastination.

So when you don't focus on something that is important and waste your time in doing other things, it means you are procrastinating.

THE HABIT OF PROCRASTINATING MEANS DELAYING SOMETHING THAT REQUIRES IMMEDIATE ATTENTION.

It also means to POSTPONE DOING What one should do immediately but keeps Delaying NEEDLESSLY.

We generally procrastinate due to distraction, laziness or lack of interest in doing something.

Example 01 : Mother warned her son, " In this competitive world, don't procrastinate in deciding on the job offer, you may lose a good opportunity.

Example 02 : The teacher told her class, " If you keep procrastinating your homework, you will be punished."

Example 03 : After the retirement Eric had planned to learn basic computer skills, so he could write emails, but has always procrastinated his plans.

Example 04 : Every time mother asks Rachel about her wedding plans, she procrastinates the discussion ,saying she is yet not ready to get married.

Example 05 : John has been procrastinating to fix the broken rear tail light for more than a year.

Example 06 : If you find a suspicious mole on your skin, get it examined right away and do not procrastinate, as it could lead to something serious.

Example 07 : Mary always procrastinated in proposing John and one fine day she saw him married to someone else.

Example 08: Alice kept on procrastinating hitting the gym, until one fine day she found herself weighing beyond a 300 pounds.

Example 09 : Though Thomas was smart, but his constant procrastination led him to be late with almost every assignment.

Example 10 : After the age of 40, a pain in the chest, should be examined without procrastination, as it could lead to a heart attack.

Tagged under: Free English,English lesson,English video,vocabulary,business English,Grammar,learn grammar,English speaking,spoken English,learn English,speak English,speaking English,fluent English,fluency English,English training video,speak fluent English,accent training,American accent,British accent,US accent,UK accent,personality development,words,sentences,public speaking,presentation,soft skills, ,phrases,idioms,listening skills

Find more lesson plans like this:

3rd Grade Vocabulary Words

Clip makes it super easy to turn any public video into a formative assessment activity in your classroom.

Add multiple choice quizzes, questions and browse hundreds of approved, video lesson ideas for Clip

Make YouTube one of your teaching aids - Works perfectly with lesson micro-teaching plans

Play this activity

1. Students enter a simple code

2. You play the video

3. The students comment

4. You review and reflect

* Whiteboard required for teacher-paced activities

Share on:

Share Daily Video Vocabulary Episode -- 49   Procrastinate on Google+ Share Daily Video Vocabulary Episode -- 49   Procrastinate on Twitter Share Daily Video Vocabulary Episode -- 49   Procrastinate on Facebook Pin Daily Video Vocabulary Episode -- 49   Procrastinate Email Daily Video Vocabulary Episode -- 49   Procrastinate

Ready to see what else Spiral logo can do?

With four apps, each designed around existing classroom activities, Spiral gives you the power to do formative assessment with anything you teach.

Quickfire

Carry out a quickfire formative assessment to see what the whole class is thinking

Discuss

Create interactive presentations to spark creativity in class

Team Up

Student teams can create and share collaborative presentations from linked devices

Clip

Turn any public video into a live chat with questions and quizzes

1000s of teachers use Spiral to deliver awesome, engaging activities that capture students' understanding during lessons.

Now it's your turn Sign up

Spiral Reviews by Teachers and Digital Learning Coaches

Spiral
Review of Spiral by teacher: Kathryn Laster @kklaster

Tried out the canvas response option on @SpiralEducation & it's so awesome! Add text or drawings AND annotate an image! #R10tech

Spiral
Review of Spiral by teacher: Room 220 Math Stars @3rdgradeBCE

Using @SpiralEducation in class for math review. Student approved! Thumbs up! Thanks.

Spiral
Review of Spiral by teacher: Miss Ord @ordmiss

Absolutely amazing collaboration from year 10 today. 100% engagement and constant smiles from all #lovetsla #spiral

Spiral
Review of Spiral by teacher: Adam J. Stryker @strykerstennis

Students show better Interpersonal Writing skills than Speaking via @SpiralEducation Great #data #langchat folks!

Spiral
Review of Spiral by teacher: Dr Ayla Göl @iladylayla

A good tool for supporting active #learning.

Spiral
Review of Spiral by teacher: Brett Erenberg @BrettErenberg

The Team Up app is unlike anything I have ever seen. You left NOTHING out! So impressed!

Get the Clip Chrome Extension & Create Video Lessons in Seconds

Add Clip to Chrome