Thoughts on COVID, the vaccine and a possible survey (Level B2/C1)

Earlier this year, my friend invited me to a Facebook group. The Facebook group was about questioning the official line on COVID. I am pretty sure she didn’t believe in the conspiracy theories put forward by the group. I think she joined in part as it’s a novel situation it’s something unnerving as it’s unknown.Continue reading “Thoughts on COVID, the vaccine and a possible survey (Level B2/C1)”

Interview with someone who has received the COVID vaccine

When did you have the vaccine?I had my last vaccination on Thursday; it was the Pfizer one.The vaccination process was excellent; everyone there was so friendly, it was rapid, we didn’t have to wait too long.You have people running around with ipads helping you check-in, and you have a 15 mins slot. You fill outContinue reading “Interview with someone who has received the COVID vaccine”

Interview about the vaccine (Level B1)

Interviewer: What did you initially think about getting the vaccine?Interviewee: I initially thought it was very rushed, so I wasn’t interested in getting it.I was also in contact with a particular person who had certain views about the vaccine. I think being a bit isolated can affect your evaluation of things, and it’s best toContinue reading “Interview about the vaccine (Level B1)”

Interview COVID and the vaccine (level B2/C1)

Thanks to Ben Johnson again for giving his time to be interviewed. The purpose of this interview is to help people from a non-scientific background understand COVID. I have a scientific background; however, I don’t have much experience of explaining science to the lay public. This last year or so has been an education (NotContinue reading “Interview COVID and the vaccine (level B2/C1)”