• Course level: Intermediate
Would winning the lottery make you happier? Find out in this interactive English course featuring a fascinating TedEd video. Enhance your vocabulary, grammar, and listening skills while learning about the science of happiness.


How would you feel if you won the lottery today?

Let me guess… happy?!
Can you think of better words to describe this feeling of happiness? There are many other ways to express this feeling and sound more natural when speaking English. And this is just a little part of what you are about to learn here.

In this fun and interactive course, not only will you learn English, but you will also enjoy yourself while watching a very interesting TedEd video talking about happiness. You are going to watch it and learn a lot from it. Get ready to challenge your listening and reading skills, analyze advanced vocabulary used in the talk, and learn idioms about happiness. You will also have the opportunity to explore and understand the use of Simple Past and Past Perfect analyzing sentences mentioned in the video.

Do you want to improve your English skills and have fun? If so, this course is for you!


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What Will I Learn?

  • Experience English from real content
  • Study 20+ new idioms to describe happiness
  • Learn advanced words to express the feeling of happiness
  • Improve your overall vocabulary
  • Understand the use of Past Perfect
  • Understand the difference between Simple Past and Past Perfect
  • Challenge your reading skills
  • Challenge your listening skills
  • Practice spelling

Topics for this course

34 Lessons

Warm Up

Happy x Sad Synonyms
Building Vocabulary

Listening & Vocabulary

Reading & Vocabulary

Simple Past & Past Perfect


Wrap Up


Course Details


  • Basic understanding of Simple Past

Target Audience

  • Tired of Grammar books?
  • Hate the old-fashion English lessons?
  • Can't understand real English?
  • Using the same vocabulary over and over again? If you said YES to ANY of these questions, this course is for you!