Discussion Questions - Listening

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1. you did What the read think when headline? you

2. the in are mind hear images your you What 'air'? when word

3. What do you of think flying?

4. Is to better or giant fly small airplane? it a in

5. the are flying? best things about What

6. What things the about worst are flying?

7. will stop it Airbus airplane? is that this How making sad

8. favourite you a have Do airplane?

9. like the will future? be in What airplanes

10. of you the name What Airbus? think do

11. article? Did like reading this you

12. hear think 'plane'? word you you What do of when the

13. think you you What about read? do what

14. did go A380? Airbus for the Why wrong things

15. How we make can better? airports

16. twin-engine or better? four-engine planes Are

17. environmentally-friendly? How airlines be can more

18. long-haul do think you of What flights?

19. misunderstood Why you airlines the think A380? do

20. like boss to What ask would Airbus? you questions the of

Back to the Airbus A380 lesson.

Airbus A380 - The 20 Questions

STUDENT A's QUESTIONS (Do not show these to student B)
  1. What did you think when you read the headline?
  2. What images are in your mind when you hear the word 'air'?
  3. What do you think of flying?
  4. Is it better to fly in a small or giant airplane?
  5. What are the best things about flying?
  6. What are the worst things about flying?
  7. How sad is it that Airbus will stop making this airplane?
  8. Do you have a favourite airplane?
  9. What will airplanes be like in the future?
  10. What do you think of the name Airbus?

STUDENT B's QUESTIONS (Do not show these to student A)
  1. Did you like reading this article? Why/not?
  2. What do you think of when you hear the word 'plane'?
  3. What do you think about what you read?
  4. Why did things go wrong for the Airbus A380?
  5. How can we make airports better?
  6. Are twin-engine or four-engine planes better?
  7. How can airlines be more environmentally-friendly?
  8. What do you think of long-haul flights?
  9. Why do you think airlines misunderstood the A380?
  10. What questions would you like to ask the boss of Airbus?

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