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Task Description
The learners are going to improve their listening skills and practise everyday English.
Video details
Scene summary
Floating off the coast of Vancouver Island, a 45-minute boat ride to the nearest town, is a sustainable island fortress complete with a dance floor, art gallery and garden.
Video length
2 minutes 28 seconds
Video genre
Documentaries
Language goals
listening
Listening comprehension
Other pedagogical goals
Level
The above lesson is a great teaching resource for:Intermediate (B1), Upper-intermediate (B2)
Student type
This resource is intended for:Elementary schoolers
elementary-school
Elementary schoolers
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Sensitivity
This resource does not contain any images, words or ideas that would upset a reasonable person in any culture.
Copyright license
This resource is licensed by mermaid72 under the iSLCollective Copyright License.
Upload date
23/07/2020
Video quiz questions (printable)
1. Fill the gap.
What do youwho just say 'this is not aliving'?
2. Choose the correct options.
We live in a.... cove.
separate
secluded
saint
3. Unmix the sentence.
The
only
option
we
have
to
get
here
is
by
water.
There
are
no
road
accesses.
4. Correct the wrong word.
The cove is our highway.
5. Unmix the sentence.
Everything
that
you
see
here
in
our
home
is
floating.
6. Fill the gap.
We'relines. We are not anchored.
7. Correct the wrong word.
We have a major living house.
8. Unmix the sentence.
We
have
the
dance
floor,
the
lighthouse
building,
four
greenhouses.
9. Fill the gap.
As Iand make it larger, then we had to havethat garden.
10. Unmix the sentence.
Everything's
done
with
a
handsaw
and
hammer.
11. Unmix the sentence.
I
know
every
board
and
nail
by
name.
12. Correct the wrong word.
It's almost 500 tons.
13. Fill the gap.
I'vetree fortsI was seven.
14. Unmix the sentence.
And
I
said,
"Well,
dad,
I'm
putting
a
tree
fort
in
the
ocean".
15. Correct the wrong word.
Do you ever feel seasick?
16. Fill the gap.
No,I get landsick.
17. Choose the correct options.
The ...to fish for dinner is big.
chance
opportunity
option
18. Fill the gap.
I justand paddle out,I can catch a fish.
19. Unmix the sentence.
But
when
it's
windy
and
too
rough
out
there,
I
can
lay
on
the
coach
and
fish
out
of
the
house.
20. Fill the gap.
I wasa lot moreas an artist.
21. Choose the correct options.
So .... was our only opportunity to have anything as artists.
specific living
subsistence living
stupendous living
22. Unmix the sentence.
We
could
never
buy
a
real
estate,
so
we
had
to
make
our
own.
23. Fill the gap.
It was ato actuallythe city.
24. Correct the wrong word.
To see if we could provide out here.
25. Fill the gap.
Now, 24, we'redoing it.
26. Correct the wrong word.
I can't think living any other way.
27. Fill the gap.
Ifulfilled.
28. Choose the correct options.
That's really nice. I'm working ... it.
for
to
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