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Watch the video and complete the tasks. Answer the questions. Fill in the gaps.
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The athlete describes her experience. Acute injuries in sports. Living after the accident
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Injuries in sports
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18 minutes 58 seconds
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Lectures (e.g. TED talks)
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Listening comprehension
The above lesson is a great teaching resource for:Intermediate (B1)
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This resource is intended for:Adults
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1. Fill the gap.
Life is about-- creating them and embracing them.
2. Choose the correct options.
What was the dream life for her?
Olympic dream
Buying a car
3. Choose the correct options.
What kind of sport does she do?
cross-country skiing
4. Choose the correct options.
What was she riding?
5. Fill the gap.
My body was consumed by
6. Fill the gap.
I had massive
7. Fill the gap.
I knew if I didn't return to myI'd have to leave this world forever.
8. Fill the gap.
I have athat wraps around my entire body.
9. Fill the gap.
But theis permanent .
10. Fill the gap.
… you'll have to rethink everything you do in your life, because you're never going to be able to do the things you did.
11. Fill the gap.
… and the amazing thing is, because we were all lying paralyzed in a spinalwe didn't know what each other looked like.
12. Choose the correct options.
What does the word "Straw" mean?
13. Fill the gap.
ISister Sam was right.
14. Fill the gap.
" And then I remembered my friends that were still in the spinal ward,Maria.
15. Fill the gap.
I couldfighting this, or I could let go and accept not only my body, but the circumstances of my life.
16. Fill the gap.
Sitting at home in my wheelchair and my plaster body cast, anflew overhead.
17. Fill the gap.
(Laughter) I'm holding on to thebecause I can't stand.
18. Fill the gap.
" And he said, "Well, you take the, and you fly towards that mountain.
19. Fill the gap.
to the point where I could walk around the furniture as long as it wasn't too far.
20. Fill the gap.
Then I learned to, and I flew my friends around Australia.
21. Fill the gap.
() (Applause ends) And then I thought, "Why stop there?
22. Fill the gap.
" I now know that it wasn'tI let go of who I thought I was that I was able to create a completely new life.
23. Fill the gap.
All that matters is that we continue to fan the flame of humanity by living our lives as thecreative expression of who we …
Huhu1 is from/lives in Kazakhstan and has been a member of iSLCollective since 2012-11-26. Huhu1 last logged in on 2021-04-07, and has shared 2 resources on iSLCollective so far.
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