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BEFORE YOU LISTEN (Trước khi em nghe) Work in pairs. Ask and answer the questions.
(Làm việc từng đôi. Hỏi và trả lời các câu hỏi.) 1. I rarely listen to the radio.
2. I spare little time to listen to the radio.
3. I rarely listen to the news and learning-English programmes in foreign languages on the radio, because almost all pieces of news have already been broadcast on TV. Morever, the news on TV are the latest and more interesting because they are broadcast with pictures.
WHILE YOU LISTEN (Trong khi em nghe)
Task 1: Listen to the two radio news stories and tick the words you hear in the right column under News story 1 and News story 2. (Nghe hai mẩu chuyện tin truyền thanh về đánh dấu (/) cạnh những từ em nghe ớ cột bên phải phải dưới
Click tại đây để nghe:
News story 1 News story 2 )
New story 1 New story 2
Task 2: Listen to the radio news stories again and fill in the missing words. (Viết lại các câu chuyện truyền thanh và điền những từ thiếu.)
Click tại đây để nghe:
-Heavy rain causes floods at over the country
1. has caused Hoods 2. have left their homes
3.have risen 4. two metres
5.has stopped 6. cloudy 7. strong wind
-90-year-old American woman climbs Mount Whiteney 1. twenty-third 2.4,418 3. Calilornia
4.wonderful 5. young and hcallhy
Task 3: Listen again and answer the following questions. (Nghe lại và trả lời các câu hỏi sau.)
1. what have happened during the night? Heavy rain has happened all over the country during the night.
2.Why have people left their homes? People have left their homes because the rivets have risen.
3. How many times has the old woman climed Mount Whitney? The old woman has climbed Mount Whileney twenty-three limes.
4.Why does she climb it so often? She climbs it so often because this has kept her young and healthy.
The time is 7 o'clock and here is the news summary
Heavy rain during the night has caused floods all over the country today. Many people have left their homes because rivers have risen. Some roads in the north-west are under two metres of water. The rain has stopped at the moment but It's still cloudy and there's a strong wind. Because of the bad weather people can't go out to work.
A ninety-year-old woman has climbed Mount Whitney in California for the I twenty-third times. At 4.418 metres, Mount Whitney is the highest mountain in California. The woman says the view from the top is wonderful. She also says that the mountain has kept her young and healthy.In spite of her old ạge the woman tries to climb the mountain very often.
AFTER YOU LISTEN (Sau khi em nghe)
Work in groups. Choose one of the news stories and tell your classmates about it. (Làm việc từng nhóm. Chọn một trong những câu chuyện tin tức và kể cho các bạn cùng lớp nghe.)
A nineiy-year-old woman has climbed the highest mountain in California. Mount Whitney, for I he twenty-third times. She says that the view I from the top is wonderful and that she tries to climb it very often despite her old age because the mountain has kept her young and healthy.