Science suggests that people who build a little gratitude into their attitude are happier than the rest of us.

Objective: Produce clear and coherent writing in which the development, organization, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience.

Talking Turkey (EN)

  • Think back over the past week and describe three things you’re grateful for. 

There are many things in your life for which to be grateful. These might include having close friends, being in a wonderful relationship, benefiting from sacrifices that others have made for you, being part of a family that support you, and enjoying good health, a nice home, or enough food on the table. Or, you might have a job that you love, have happy memories of the past, or recently have had a nice experience, such as savoring an especially lovely cup of coffee, enjoying the smile of a stranger, having your dog welcome you home, eating a great meal, or stopping to smell the flowers.

Based on Wiseman, Richard. 59 Seconds: Think a Little, Change a Lot (p. 23). Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.

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