9/11 - legacy - 20 year anniversary SKYNEWS

thaliejalabert September 08, 2021

Task description & scene summary

Task description:
Oral comprehension - understanding of video - TV documentary - US accent - journalism
Scene summary:
9/11 20 year anniversary - TV documentary - Sky news US TV channel - Al Qaeda - Osama Bin Laden
Video length: 8 minutes 6 seconds
Video genre: Documentary film
Student types:
Copyright license: iSLCollective Copyright License
First published: 2021-09-08, 09:05:30 (GMT+1)
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Video quiz questions (printable)

1) It has become one of the most... dates in modern history.

  • famous
  • infamous
  • unfamous

2)

Fill the gap: The terror attacks on 9/11 took the lives of nearly ________________________ people and it ________________________ the world

3)

Correct the wrong word: On the morning of September the eleventh, two planes flew into the World Trace Center

4) What was the number of the second flight crashing into the WTC ?

Answer the question using your own words

5) How many people were killed by this second plane?

Answer the question using your own words

6)

Put the words in order: Washington same DC just crashed Pentagon into plane day outside another The the

7) ...This 3rd plane killed :

  • 800 people
  • 187 people
  • 180 people

8)

Fill the gap: A fourth airliner United 93 was also ________________________ and was believed to be heading to Washington DC

9) Why didn't the 4th plane crash into the Capitol?

Answer the question using your own words

10) Match the sentences' parts

Match the items:
Osama Bin Ladenwas Al Qaeda's leader
The aftermath of this tragedy isthat around 3000 people died
9/11remains the worst terror attack on US soil in history

11)

Fill the gap: America was consumed by grief ________________________ and revenge

12) "Freedom itself was attacked this morning .... and freedom will be defended."

  • "by a faceless coward"
  • "by many coward faces"
  • "by faces and cows"

13)

Fill the gap: Within just weeks of 9/11 the US bombing of ________________________ began

14) Who ran Afghanistan? What people?

Answer the question using your own words

15) Did the NATO forces support the US troops? (OTAN)

  • Yes
  • No

About the author

KIERAN DONAGHY ABOUT ISLCOLLECTIVE VIDEO QUIZZES:

"iSLCollective Interactive Video Quizzes are highly engaging and motivating multimodal texts for English language students to learn vocabulary and improve their listening skills. They are the perfect complement to the creative and innovative lesson plans on Film English."

Kieran Donaghy,
Creator of FilmEnglish.com, a site with hundreds of high quality, free ESL/EFL lesson plans created around short films

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