Lesson Title: 

World Senior Citizen's Day...

This radio speech emphasizes the importance of Senior Citizens in the context of the World Senior Citizens' Day. It gives important statistics about the phenomenal increase in the number of senior citizens in the future and underlines the importance of according respect and dignity to them. The speaker opines that the Eastern way of life is superior to the Western one, since it gives more importance to the values of forbearance, compassion, and peace.


  • Punjabi, Western


  • Culture/Society

ILR Level: 

  • 2+/3

ACTFL Proficiency: 

  • Superior, Advanced-High
  • This ACTFL rating is an approximation based on the ILR level


  • Listening

Learning Objective: 

  • Maintenance & Improvement

Subject Area: 

  • Language

Material Type: 

  • Learning Object

Publication Year: 




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