Per-level Intermediate: Environment (Review)

PART A_1

In this lesson, you will be able to:
learn words that you can use when talking about the environment
express your opinions about specific topics

PART B_1

Please read aloud the following sentences.

PART B_2

1. It always floods in our area whenever it rains.
2. Pollution became worse over the past years.
3. Planting trees can contribute to saving the planet.
4. Recycling can help reduce water and land pollution.
5. There are serious damages caused by global warming.

PART B_3

Please read aloud the words and match them with their meanings.

PART B_4

1. pollution a. [noun] increase of the Earth’s normal temperature
2. global warming b. [verb] to give or share something with others
3. recycle c. [noun] a large amount of water covering an area that is usually dry
4. contribute d. [verb] to convert waste into a usable material
5. flood e. [noun] damage caused to water, air, etc. by harmful substances or waste

PART B_5

Now, let us review your answers.
(Please review your student’s answers by sending the correct answers in complete sentences. After that, ask your student to read aloud his or her corrected answers.)
ANSWERS
1. e. [noun] damage caused to water, air, etc. by harmful substances or waste
2. a. [noun] increase of the Earth’s normal temperature
3. d. [verb] to convert waste into a usable material
4. b. [verb] to give or share something with others
5. c. [noun] a large amount of water covering an area that is usually dry

PART C_1

Please construct your own sentences using the following words.

PART C_2

1. contribute .
2. global warming .
3. pollution .
4. flood .
5. recycle .

PART C_3

Now, let us review your answers.
(Please review your student’s answers by sending the correct answers in complete sentences. After that, ask your student to read aloud his or her corrected answers.)

PART D_1

Fill in the blanks. Choose the correct answers in the box below. Then, read aloud each sentence by changing the correct answer into its proper form if necessary.

PART D_2

flood global warming recycle
climate change contribute pollution
1. There are ways to prevent ____________ from getting worse.
2. Picking up trashes can ____________ to saving the environment.
3. We should ____________ the bottles that we buy in the supermarket.
4. Wastewater is one of the main causes of water ____________ .
5. We should plant more trees to avoid ____________.

PART D_3

Now, let us review your answers.
(Please review your student’s answers by sending the correct answers in complete sentences. After that, ask your student to read aloud his or her corrected answers.)
ANSWERS
1. There are ways to prevent global warming from getting worse.
2. Picking up trashes can contribute to saving the environment.
3. We should recycle the bottles that we buy in the supermarket.
4. Wastewater is one of the main causes of water pollution.
5. We should plant more trees to avoid flood.

PART E_1

Let’s talk. Please answer the questions by stating your opinions.

PART E_2

1. Many people say that planting trees is one way of saving the environment. What do you think about that?
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2. Riding public transportation instead of driving cars will help reduce pollution. Do you agree or disagree?
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PART F_1

Now, I will ask you the following questions. You may ask questions, too.

PART F_2

1. Do you think humans are responsible for global warming?
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2. Do you think global warming affects our lives?
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3. How do you think can pollution be reduced?
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4. What do you think is the most crucial environmental issue today?
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5. What is your opinion on climate change?
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6. Who do you think is the most affected by climate change?
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7. What do you think will happen if we keep polluting the environment?
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