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:

 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.

   avalanche      beautiful      chaos      dead      deadlier      decades      each      families      massive      moment      nearby      nervous      people      same      since      sisters      suddenly      tests      volcano      years  
Two in Colombia who were separated by an 30 years ago have been reunited. Jaqueline and Lorena Sanchez thought they had lost other in 1985 after a erupted near their town of Armero. Lava from the volcano melted glaciers and caused four mudslides, which killed more than 20,000 . Jaqueline, 33, and Lorena, 39, never found each other in the . They each thought the other was among the . Armero was the second deadliest volcanic disaster of the 20th century. Only an eruption in the Caribbean in 1902 was .

The Sanchez sisters were adopted by different . They have spent the past few looking for each other. They were reunited after DNA they gave to a victims' organization matched. Lorena said: "It was and sad because it has been 30 years the tragedy happened….I have to catch up with 30 of her life and she has to do the with me." Jaqueline said: "I'm excited, , everything because , you don't know if you are going to be rejected….I wonder if she will love me. It's difficult. It's difficult to explain this ."

 
 

NEXT ACTIVITY
(A matching activity.)

Back to the lesson page

 

THE NEXT LEVEL



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

 
 

MORE ACTIVITIES:

QUIZZES MORE QUIZZES PRINT SEAN'S OTHER SITES

Sentence Jumble

No Spaces

No letters

Gap-Fill

Consonants

Missing Letters

Initals Only

Text Jumble - 15

Text Jumble - 24

Vowels

Handout

Two-Page Mini-Lesson

SPEED READING

3 different speeds

LISTEN

MP3

 



 
 


 
 

Copyright © 2004-2019 by Sean Banville | Links | About | Privacy Policy