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Walk Between The Twin Towers : Interview with Philippe Petit

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listening tasks, multiple choice questions, answer in your own words, pick out dates
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the document comes from CBS , the journalist announces the release of the movie "The Walk", we can see some of the interview of Philippe Petit and a few minutes of the trailer, this video lesson should be used after the video lesson on the trailer.
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4 minutes 37 seconds
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Listening comprehension
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Grammar topic
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The above lesson is a great teaching resource for:Pre-intermediate (A2)
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This resource is intended for:Elementary schoolers
Elementary schoolers
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Video quiz questions (printable)
1. Choose the correct options.
The journalist is announcing:
Philippe Petit's death
the anniversary of Petit's perfomance
the release of a movie
2. Guess the end.
When did it happen ?
3. Guess the end.
How long did Philippe walk on the line ?
4. Choose the correct options.
Was Philippe nervous before his performance ?
Yes, he was
No, he wasn't.
5. Guess the end.
How long did he take to plan it ?
6. Guess the end.
Where did he practice ?
7. Choose the correct options.
How did the policemen feel ?
8. Choose the correct options.
What was his role in the movie ?
he was the main actor
he worked as a consultant
he helped the actor
9. Guess the end.
Was Philippe aware of the people looking at him ?
10. Guess the end.
What did Philippe focus on ?
11. Choose the correct options.
What did he do after the Twin Towers ?
he retired
he kept performing
12. Choose the correct options.
Now Philippe is a performer in:
New York
13. Choose the correct options.
Philippe is best remembered :
for teaching art to kids
for giving talks to adults
for walking the wire between the Twin Towers
14. Guess the end.
How many times did he cross the wire ?
15. Guess the end.
Why did Philippe sit down ?
Gaellemanzo is from/lives in France and has been a member of iSLCollective since 2018-05-01. Gaellemanzo last logged in on 2023-01-31, and has shared 56 resources on iSLCollective so far.
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