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social fabric

social fabric

Date: Mar 09 2017

Themes: Friend, Tech, Travel


1. Quote - Listen to the quote and guess what the slang means.

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“We are all part of many communities. The strength of these local communities is what makes up our social fabric, and that’s what enables us to come together as a global community as well.”

—Founder of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, speaking about finding community during a road trip across the US (Daily Mail)


1. Definition - Study the definition.

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network of people who share a community; people who share places and ideas with each other

2. Use - Learn how the slang is used.

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The world is filled with every type of person. Sometimes, people work well together because they are similar. But at other times, we need people who have different skills than we do. Think about it…. You probably have many different types of friends, and you might not understand all of them all the time. Still, it is good to build communities of different types of people who you can trust. Some of our communities are in our cities or schools, but others might be on the internet. These networks of people create our social fabric.

Just like a cloth, social fabric contains many different threads. These threads are people, ideas, places, and even hopes for the future. Mark Zuckerberg create the social network Facebook. He already knew a lot about creating a strong social fabric, but he wanted to know more. He and his wife decided to travel around the United States so they could talk to many different people and learn how these people create the social fabric that holds their communities together.

Are you part of a strong social fabric? What is one community that you belong to?


1. Examples - Hear some example sentences.

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“Our online game club has a strong social fabric.”

“The social fabric of our town is strong because many people work together here.”

“Social fabric starts to break when people don’t listen to each other.”


1. Winners - See who guessed the slang definition correctly.

a2020 Different cultures.
by a2020
Manu4 The intervowen social activities within a society
by Manu4
julito1 Links between people
by julito1

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everybody lives in a social fabric with people arond them ,in real life or on Net …or both .

its important that to take a pleasure from them ,to fill our lifes with nice moments,

06:24 AM Mar 09 2017 |

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