Making a difference

Making a difference
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This lesson contains 34 slides, with interactive quizzes and text slides.

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Making a difference

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Some questions about your situation
On the next few slides, we are going to see what you do to make a difference in the world. Also, we will talk about what you think other people can/should do to make a difference. Please answer all questions in English.

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In what way(s) do you try to make a difference in the world?

Slide 3 - Open question

What do you think is the biggest problem in the world right now? It can be anything, not just the thing you mentioned on the previous slide.

Slide 4 - Open question

Do you try to convince (overtuigen) other people to work to make a difference in the world?
Yes, I do
No, I don't

Slide 5 - Quiz

If you answered yes to the previous question: how do you do this? If you answered no: why do you choose not to try?

Slide 6 - Open question

Read the article on page 57 of your book, and...
You will get six questions about the article. For each sentence, say if it is true or false. For the false sentences, rewrite them so they are true.

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1. Black rhinos are far more endangered than tigers.

Slide 8 - Open question

2. At the beginning of the last century, there were ten times more tigers than now.

Slide 9 - Open question

3. The fishing industry gets more money for fish that are in danger than for the ones that are not.

Slide 10 - Open question

4. The fishing laws are very strict, and the fishing industry keeps to them.

Slide 11 - Open question

5. Financial interests play a big role in deforestation.

Slide 12 - Open question

6. Sea levels rise as sea temperatures fall.

Slide 13 - Open question

So, I could explain this lesson's grammar...

Slide 14 - Slide

... but it's best if you try it yourself.

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Exercise 1
Once again open your book on page 57 so that you can see the article. The sentences on the next slides are taken from the article. Write down what should be in the blanks.

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1. In a few years' time, there _____ any tigers left.

Slide 17 - Open question

2. Some animals _____ forever very soon.

Slide 18 - Open question

3. If we lose the forests, we _____ millions of species.

Slide 19 - Open question

Exercise 2
Complete the sentences. Use will or won't and the verbs in brackets.

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1. I'm not exactly sure, but I think she _____ (be) home by eight o'clock at the latest.

Slide 21 - Open question

2. I wonder if people _____ (live on other planets in the future.

Slide 22 - Open question

3. I'm worried about him coming with us. I'm sure he _____ (like) any of the people at the party.

Slide 23 - Open question

4. Who do you think _____ (win) the next World Cup?

Slide 24 - Open question

5. It's getting cloudy. Do you think it _____ (start) raining soon?

Slide 25 - Open question

6. Oh, don't worry about my parents. I'm sure they _____ (be) angry.

Slide 26 - Open question

Exercise 3
Read the sentences and choose the correct option.

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1. Don't worry. I _____ pick you up at seven.

Slide 28 - Quiz

2. The weather's a real problem. We _____ be able to go for a walk.
may not

Slide 29 - Quiz

3. She's not feeling well. She _____ have to stay at home.
might not

Slide 30 - Quiz

4. It _____ be cold later so take a jumper with you.
may not

Slide 31 - Quiz

5. It's my dad's birthday tomorrow. My wife and I are going to visit him, so we definitely _____ be here.
might not

Slide 32 - Quiz

6. I'd like to get up and watch the sunrise with you, but I _____ just sleep instead.

Slide 33 - Quiz

You have finished this lesson. Take a breather!

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