30th English Symposium - Life in South Africa 
				30th English Symposium - Life in South Africa

				Now released! Find the video below!

30th English Symposium - Life in South Africa

Three tutors from the diverse country of South Africa are joining us to introduce their history and culture. Did you know that English is only one of 12 official languages in South Africa? Listen to South African native speakers presentations about their home country with us!

Five lucky students will be selected from the comments during the live stream. The winners will receive a 500 point present after the stream, so don't forget to comment!

						Now released! Find the video below!

February 8th (Thu), 2024 18:00~ (JST)

FREE / 60 minutes

The tutors will present in English and use slides for easier understanding.
Students of all English levels are welcome to join and participate!
The presentations will be in English but you can ask questions in Japanese as well!


● Tutor / Topic ●

  • South African languages and food
    PashyN (she/her)
  • Introduction to South Africa and the history of apartheid
    Jeremy E (he/him)

Join Cafetalk staff Astrid and learn about the history and life in South Africa!

  • Cafetalk staff Astrid

    Astrid (She/her)

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Pronouns in English: Why do we display pronouns (he/she/they) next to the tutor’s name?

Check out the links below to learn more.

Learn more about Pronouns in English (PDF)

・・・ When the symposium starts ・・・

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You can also write comments during the stream!


*Please read the notes at the bottom of the page before watching.

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Notes on watching the symposium live

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  • *Streaming schedule is subject to change.
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  • *If you are having trouble watching the stream, please try reconnecting your Wifi, changing devices, or moving to a location with better reception.
  • *On the day of the event, we will monitor the stream and if the connection environment of the stream is deemed unsuitable for distribution, or if there is poor connection due to weather or disaster, we will cancel the event.
  • *Recordings will be available for viewing at your pleasure on our official Youtube channel.
  • *Photographing, recording, or sound recording of any kind is not permitted during the stream, regardless of the purpose.
  • *There will be a comment box on the viewing page where you can write your comments during the broadcast. You are welcome to write your supportive messages and impressions.
  • *To ensure that everyone can enjoy the experience, please remember to be courteous and civil when making comments. Duplicate entries as well as anything unrelated to the content may be deleted at our discretion.
  • *Please also note that participants may choose not to answer questions that are sensitive, political or religious in nature.
  • **Any person posting content deemed to be abusive, discriminatory or indecent will be banned immediately and may be subject to subsequent action.

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