Members-only “Show & Tell” Icebreaker Session

Published on
April 21, 2022
Updated on
November 15, 2022
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Written by
Alastair Budge

We had a special edition of our Members-only Icebreaker session on Wednesday, bringing curious minds together with curious objects in a “show & tell” session. Here’s how it went, and some of the unusual objects that were "showed and told".

Members-only “Show & Tell” Icebreaker Session
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My favourite aspect of Leonardo English is meeting the curious minds who are part of our community, and it’s for this reason that I always look forward to our monthly “Icebreaker” sessions.

This month, to do something a little special, we had a  “Show & Tell” session, where the homework was to bring five “curious objects” in these categories:

  • The smallest object in your house
  • ​The most unusual object in your house
  • ​Your least favourite object in your house
  • ​The best thing you have bought this year
  • ​Something in your kitchen that you don’t think you will ever eat

When you bring curious people together from a wide variety of different countries, you have a lot of fun seeing what they have come up with, and yesterday evening’s “show & tell” objects included everything from a miniature instrument to a garlic press, a mystery key to a strange rock, cockroaches to a past-its-sell-by-date bottle of children’s cough syrup.

Unfortunately we didn’t get a group photo this time 🤦!

I'm looking forward to the next one already!


If you're a member of Leonardo English, look out for the announcement about the next session, and I hope to see you there.

If you're not yet a member of Leonardo English, and you are ready to improve your English in a more interesting way, then I'd love to welcome you as a member: Become a member of Leonardo English.

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