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Level 1

Match the Synonym!

 1. Abortion  A. Break the law
 2. Illegal  B. Give
 3. Famous  C. Unsure
 4. Provide  D. End pregnancy
 5. Uncertain  E. Known


  1. Abortion = D. End pregnancy
  2. Illegal = A. Break the law
  3. Famous = E. Known
  4. Provide = B. Give
  5. Uncertain= C. Unsure

True or False?

1. Some states in the U.K. are making new laws. False

2. The new laws are about abortion. True

3. Georgia is a popular place to make movies. True

4. Many movie studios like the new abortion laws. False

5. The movie studios do not give many jobs to Georgia people. False

Unscramble the sentence!

1. The laws are about abortion.

2. One of these states is Georgia.

3. People around the world are angry.

4. They provide many jobs.

5. They want to stop it.

Listening and Vocabulary

Actresses Fighting Laws
Important Angry Studios
  1. Laws
  2. Angry
  3. Actresses
  4. Studios
  5. Important
  6. Fighting


Level 2

Match the Synonym!

 1. Implementing A. Angry
 2. Access B. Startling
 3.  Furious C. To use
 4. Alarming D. Unsure
 5. Uncertain E. Obtain


  1. Implementing = C. To use
  2. Access = E. Obtain
  3. Furious = A. Angry
  4. Alarming = B. Startling
  5. Uncertain = D. Unsure

True or False?

1. States in South America are making new laws.  False

2. The states want to make abortion illegal. True

3. Only tv shows are filmed in Georgia, no movies. False

4. Disney is supporting the new laws. False

5. The movie studios provide many jobs to Georgia. True

Unscramble the sentence!

1. They want to make abortion illegal.

2. Most of these states are in the south.

3. People around the world are furious.

4. This makes abortions almost impossible.

5. The law will start in January.

Listening and Vocabulary

Places Furious Illegal
Industry Fighting Impossible
  1. Illegal
  2. Places
  3. Furious
  4. Industry
  5. Impossible
  6. Fighting


Level 3

Match the Synonym!

1. Implementing A. Intensely
2. Uptick B. Backlash
3. Severely C. Give an opinion
4. Pushback D. Clearly state
5. Fetus E. Pay attention
6. Weighing in F. Using
7. Heed G. Reverse
8. Explicit H. Unborn
9. Overturn I. Increase


  1. Implementing = F. Using
  2. Uptick = I. Increase
  3. Severely = A. Intensely
  4. Pushback = B. Backlash
  5. Fetus = H. Unborn
  6. Weighing in = C. Give an opinion
  7. Heed = E. Pay attention
  8. Explicit = D. Clearly state
  9. Overturn = G. Reverse

True or False?

1. Hollywood studios are supporting Georgia’s abortion bill.  False

2. Several states in the U.S. have recently been creating new abortion bills. True

3. The new abortions bills make it easier for women to get abortions. False

4. Georgia is being targeted because of their close relationship with Holywood. True

5. Georgia is the 2nd most popular place to film movies in the U.S. False

6. Studios have made large investments in Georgia. True

7. The new bill states an abortion cannot take place if a heartbeat is present. True

8. Women normally know that they are pregnant after two weeks. False

9. Studios such as Disney and Netflix have voiced their opposition towards the bill. True

10. Disney said many people who work for them will no longer want to work in Georgia. True

Unscramble the sentence!

1. Hollywood studios are sending a clear message.

2. There has been an uptick in abortion bills.

3. There has been a massive pushback across the US.

4. The law in Georgia means that no fetus can be aborted.

5. It is estimated that the film industry is worth around $9.5 billion

Listening and Vocabulary

Heartbeat Attractive Legislation
Implementing Partners Abortion
Severely Opposition Practical
  1. Legislation
  2. Implementing
  3. Attractive
  4. Heartbeat
  5. Opposition
  6. Practical
  7. Severely
  8. Partners
  9. Abortion