Accessed on Friday, April 3, 2020 at 08:01:48 AM [GMT +0900] EF 2 UNIT 2
  1. Kari is a member of an unusual club. Read the story. Guess the missing words.



I used to get depressed. Not anymore. Can you guess why? Laughter yoga. I'm a
of a laughter yoga club. Every Sunday, we at a park. We make a big circle.
And we laugh. What's so funny? Nothing! We laugh for no .
Laughter yoga was in India by a medical doctor. Now there are over 5,000
laughter yoga clubs in more than fty countries.
Laughter yoga combines laughter exercises with yoga breathing.
This brings more oxygen to the and the brain, making
you feel more energetic and healthy. Your body doesn't know the
di erence between fake and laughter. Any laughing
is good for you both mentally and . It's fun too.
Want to try it? Stand in a with some friends. Start by
clapping 1-2,1-2-3. As you do this, say, “Ho. Ho. Ha! Ha! Ha!” This next
part is very : Make eye contact as you do it. Pretty soon,
everyone will be laughing. Ho. Ho. Ha! Ha! Ha! Ho. Ho. Ha! Ha! Ha!
Even if you weren't happy when you started, you will be as you do .
  Complete the sentences. Use these words. There are 2 extra.
  Listen and check your answers.
  2. Answer the questions about the story.
1. 1. True or false? Kari laughs because the yoga is funny.
1. 2. What are the good e ects of laughter yoga?
1. 3. Do you think this is a good way to be happy? What do you do to feel happy?


3. YOUR STORY Are you a member of any group or club?
1. What does your group do? When and where do you meet?
1. Write about it. Use Kari's story as a model.

1. Follow up. Work with a partner.
1. Read your partner's story.
1. What are the group's activities?
1. What are the bene ts of being in this group?