Chatterbox #291 – Decision paralysis

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Making decisions isn’t always easy, especially these days, when there are so many options for us to pick from. If you’ve ever felt stuck when faced with choices, you’re not alone! This sensation is called decision paralysis and many people face it, including Culips hosts Andrew and Anna. Listen in as they talk about this sensation and how they work through it.

Culips’ Chatterbox series is designed for intermediate and advanced English learners. All Chatterbox episodes feature natural conversations between two native English speakers. Listening to these audio lessons helps to improve your grammar, vocabulary, and listening skills so that you can build your fluency. You’ll be able to speak English naturally with Culips, and you might even learn something interesting along the way.

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Studies show that decision paralysis, also known as choice paralysis or analysis paralysis, often leads to procrastination. Those who experience this become so overwhelmed with the options available that they avoid making a decision, and instead do something else

Expressions included in the study guide

  • To let the world pass you by
  • In the heat of the moment
  • On a whim
  • Click of a finger
  • Put one’s finger on it
  • Grass is always greener

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Music Credit: Something Elated by Broke For Free, Step On by Jahzzar
Image: Victoriano Izquierdo (Unsplash.com)

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1 month ago

It’s so hard to think what to eat for lunch! To speak of that, someone in my college had set up a website which listed all the restaurants around our campus. You can just simply click a button and it will show one of the restaurant for you. It can be helpful sometimes.

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