My 1,000
Ideas
e-Book

Breaking News English

HOME  |  HELP MY SITE  |  000s MORE FREE LESSONS
 
My 1,000
Ideas
e-Book
 
 

HOW TO PLAY:

E-mail this lesson to someone who would like to use it in classroom or study with it. 000's more free lessons.

 1. Click this link to listen.

 2. Listen and choose the correct word in the grey box with the "up / down" arrows.

 3. Check your answers.

 4. Press the "refresh" button on your browser to play again.

Good Luck.
More are offering Nigeria their support to help find 220 schoolgirls who were kidnapped week by an extreme Islamist . The USA, China, France, Britain and Canada have all told Nigeria's they will do what they can to locate the missing . The group Boko Haram kidnapped the girls and said it would sell them. U.S. president Barack Obama said the kidnapping was "heartbreaking" and "outrageous". American military experts are now in Nigeria to hunt for the children. China has promised computer and special software to help find them. One of Egypt's Islamic universities said harming the girls "completely contradicts the of Islam".

Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani shot in the head by the Taliban in 2012 for going to school, expressed her at the kidnappings. She said: "These girls are my sisters, and I am feeling very ." She had a special for the girls, saying: "Never lose because we are with you." Malala compared the to what was happening in her hometown of Swat, Pakistan. She said: "It is what happened in Swat as . In Swat, we were suffering. Girls were banned from going to school and banned from going to ." She added: "They were in schools trying to study, thinking about their , and then suddenly some people came and abducted them." She called it "another kind of ".

NEXT ACTIVITY
(A sentence jumble.)

Back to the lesson page


MORE ACTIVITIES:
QUIZZES MORE QUIZZES PRINT READING SEAN'S OTHER SITES

Fill in the blank

Matching

Flash cards

Sentence Jumble

No letters

Crossword

Multiple Choice

Hangman

Gap-Fill

Word Order

Word Pairs

Grammar Gap-Fill

Articles Gap-Fill

Prepositions Gap-Fill

Consonants

Vowels

Missing Letters

Initals Only

Text Jumble - 15

Text Jumble - 24

No Spaces

 

26-Page Handout

Two-Page Mini-Lesson

 

LISTEN

MP3

Discussion Questions

 

DICTATION

10 Sentences

Spelling (12 Words)

Speed Reading
Activities

 

650+ Discussions (13,000+ Qs)

One-Minute Listening Lessons

Famous People Lessons

Holiday & Anniversary Lessons

Sean Banville on Twitter

My Blog

Free ESL Materials

Business English Materials

Lessons On All American Presidents

Lessons On Movies - Classic & New



Copyright © 2004-2014 by Sean Banville | Links | About | Privacy Policy