Apr21Amazon (Real Life)3 days ago
What were you doing in 1994? If you’re a millennial, you were probably just a little kid at that time. In 1994, an American man named Jeff Bezos started a small internet company in Seattle, Washington. He called his company Amazon. At first, the company only sold books online. Now, Amazon is worth over $200 billion dollars. What can you buy on Amazon now? Everything! You can purchase food, books, movies, clothes, furniture, and thousands of other things. You can also use Amazon as a streaming service. Amazon’s newest idea is a store without checkout lines. As you walk out of the store, scanners will charge your Amazon account instead. However, not everyone has an obsession with Amazon, as you’ll see in today’s lesson. Romeo is upset that Andy made an order from Amazon. Listen to this English lesson to hear why Romeo believes that Amazon is a monopoly. -- View this and other great English lessons at English, baby! http://www.englishbaby.com/
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