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Gap fill. Multiple choice. Unscramble sentences. Match. Correct the wrong sentence. Open questions.
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Dunedin is the second-largest city in the South Island of New Zealand , and the principal city of the Otago region. The video shows us around this city and its surroundings. Apart from its museums and natural beauty, it boasts the only castle in New Zealand, and the first university.
Video length
10 minutes 9 seconds
Video genre
Vlogs (video blogs)
Language goals
listening
Listening comprehension
Level
The above lesson is a great teaching resource for:Intermediate (B1), Upper-intermediate (B2)
Student type
This resource is intended for:Adults, High schoolers
adults
Adults
high-school
High schoolers
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Upload date
2/22/2021
Video quiz questions (printable)
1. Fill the gap.
It's 5000 miles fromand over 9000 from
2. Correct the wrong word.
New Zealand's North Island is a long way from the rest of the world.
3. Match the two halves.
Distance and the promise of new
beginnings is what drew
two shiploads
of Scottish settlers
to the South Island's
Otago region in 1848.
4. Choose the correct options.
These _____ spoke to the Scots just as they had to the Maori centuries before.
wild shores
soaring peaks
fern-filled valleys
ever-changing skies
5. Correct the wrong word.
The hard-working Scots made their mark all over New Zealand, but nowhere else is the Caledonian spirit more alive than in Dunedin.
6. Unmix the sentence.
Set
at
the
head
of
the
Otago
Harbour,
the
city
centre
is
shaped
by
the
Octagon.
7. Choose the correct options.
The Octagon is an eight-sided plaza that's a tribute to the _____ sense of order.
Maori
Scottish
8. Choose the correct options.
Robert Burns was a poet whose _____ was one of the city's founding fathers.
father
uncle
newphew
cousin
9. Choose the correct options.
Some of the most important buildings are _____.
The Dunedin Public Art Gallery
The Dunedin Public Library
Saint Paul's Cathedral
the Town Hall.
10. Correct the wrong word.
Dunedin Bus Station is the most photographed building.
11. Guess the end.
How many trains a day did the station service in the early 1900s?
12. Choose the correct options.
Today it's the departure point for _____ trains.
cargo
scenic
13. Unmix the sentence.
Its
grand
interiors
and
mosaics
sweep
visitors
back
to
the
great
age
of
rail.
14. Choose the correct options.
At the Toitu Otago Settlers Museum you can see portraits of the pioneers.
True
False
15. Choose the correct options.
Just opposite the museum is The Dunedin Chinese Garden.
True
False
16. Fill the gap.
The Chinese Garden celebrates the contributionhave made to the region, particularly during the
17. Correct the wrong word.
At the Otago Museum, discover the entire history of this southern land, from the present day back to the legendary Moa, and beyond.
18. Choose the correct options.
Olveston House was the country house of a prosperous merchant and arts patron.
True
False
19. Guess the end.
How many rooms does the house have?
20. Guess the end.
How long has Speight's Brewery been open?
21. Guess the end.
What is there under the brewery?
22. Choose the correct options.
They _____ you for spring water.
charge
don't charge
23. Unmix the sentence.
If
it's
too
early
for
beer,
follow
the
scents
of
roasting
coffee
beans
to
Dunedin's
many
cafés.
24. Choose the correct options.
Dunedin boasts New Zealand's first university.
True
False
25. Guess the end.
What Guiness Record does Baldwin Street Hold?
26. Choose the correct options.
The Botanic Garden is in the _____ suburbs.
northern
eastern
western
southern
27. Unmix the sentence.
At
St
Clair
Beach,
daring
Dunedinities
participate
in
the
Annual
Mid-winter
Plunge.
28. Guess the end.
What do you think they have to do in this event?
29. Unmix the sentence.
The
wildest
jewel
in
Dunedin's
crown
is
The
Otago
Peninsula.
30. Choose the correct options.
Along the peninsula's road, you'll see _____.
boat sheds
moored yachts
fishermen
charter boats
rat race escapees
31. Choose the correct options.
To get to New Zealand's only castle, you must drive into the hills through forests and farms.
True
False
32. Guess the end.
How did its creator refer to Larnach Castle?
33. Choose the correct options.
There you can explore _____.
lavish bedrooms
cozy bedrooms
luxury bathrooms
spectaculae views from the tower
34. Fill the gap.
The Otakou Marae was built onan important Maori settlement and is aof the Ngai Tahu cultural life.
35. Unmix the sentence.
A
century
ago,
lookouts
at
Fort
Taiaroa
scanned
the
horizon
for
hostile
raiders.
36. Correct the wrong word.
Today, visitors are on the lookout for something much more delightful, the Otago sea life.
37. Unmix the sentence.
Taiaora
Head
is
home
to
the
world's
only
mainland
albatross
breeding
colony.
38. Guess the end.
How long do the albatrosses travel to the Royal Albatross Centre?
39. Fill the gap.
At dusk, you'll catch Little Blue Penguins return from a big dayto the warmth andof their burrows.
40. Choose the correct options.
At Hampden you'll be able to see _____.
southern fur seals
yellow-eyed penguins
the Moeraki Boulders
41. Choose the correct options.
Omaru is a port and fishing town.
True
False
42. Choose the correct options.
At Caitlins Coast, you'll find _____.
a small population
forests
waterfalls
geothermal springs
a huge landform
43. Choose the correct options.
Today, more than ever, we need places that allow us to _____.
catch our breath
escape from the rat race
experience a little magic
continue our journeys renewed.
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