Lately, teachers are always complaining of how difficult it is to keep students' attention in class to what is being done. Here may be the cause.
Listening exercise to do: Goldfish, brain and phones (6 Minute English, BBC Learning English)
Some articles to read about the issue >>>
You Now Have a Shorter Attention Span Than a Goldfish (Neuroscience, Time Health)
And talking about another problem that affects us these days, here we have some articles concerning attacks that we have suffered:
Manchester attack: What we know so far (BBC News)
What does 'foyer' mean? Which language does it come from? Can you give me a synonym?