These TED videos from the series Small Thing Big Idea are great for listening practice. They are also great practice for the TOEFL listening test.
Teachers: Students should watch these videos without stopping and then check for comprehension using the following questions.
Learners: Post your answers to the questions below!
- Who invented the button?
- What happened with fashion when buttons were invented?
- Why are buttons more useful than other forms like velcro?
- Do you think buttons make clothes better?