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Level 1

Match the Synonym!

 1. Charity  A. Not for everyone.
 2. Global  B. Helping others.
 3. Gas  C. The area around.
 4. Private  D. Around the world.
 5. Environment  E. Like air.

Answers:

  1. Charity = B. Helping others.
  2. Global = D. Around the world.
  3. Gas = E. Like air.
  4. Private = A. Not for everyone.
  5. Environment = C. The area around.

True or False?

1. Prince Harry is from Sweden. False

2. Prince Harry has done a lot of charity work. True

3. Prince Harry wants to stop global warming. True

4. Private planes are better than other planes. False

5. Everyone agrees with Prince Harry’s reason for using private planes. False

Unscramble the sentence!

1. He is famous around the world.

2. He wants to stop global warming.

3. Private planes are the worst.

4. People who want to stop global warming.

5. Prince Harry has said this is not true.

Listening and Vocabulary

Everyone Famous Private
Stop Higher Normal
  1. Famous
  2. Stop
  3. Normal
  4. Higher
  5. Private
  6. Everyone

 

Level 2

Match the Synonym!

 1. Charity A. Harmful.
 2. Vocal B. Area on Earth.
 3. Convince C. Helping others.
 4. Damaging D. Persuade
 5. Environment E. Using voice.

Answers:

  1. Charity = C. Helping others.
  2. Vocal = E. Using voice.
  3. Convince = D. Persuade
  4. Damaging = A. Harmful
  5. Environment = B. Area of Earth.

True or False?

1.  Prince Harry is from France. False

2. Prince Harry has done charity work fighting global warming. True

3. Private planes are the most eco-friendly way to travel. False

4.  Cars release more gases than planes. False

5.  Prince Harry said he uses normal planes most of the time.  True

Unscramble the sentence!

1. He is famous around the world.

2. He is also known for his charity work.

3. He has tried to convince other people.

4. Planes release many bad gases into the air.

5. Prince Harry has said this is not true.

Listening and Vocabulary

Planet British Flew
Upset Normal Release
  1. British
  2. Planet
  3. Release
  4. Normal
  5. Upset
  6. Flew

 

Level 3

Match the Synonym!

1. Avid A. Balance
2. Ensure B. Used again.
3. Offset C. Impartial
4. Justification D. Make sure.
5. Dubious E. Inspect
6. Scrutiny F. Uncertain
7. Neutral G. Commitment
8. Renewable H. Eager
9. Dedication I. Reason

Answers:

  1. Avid = H. Eager
  2. Ensure = D. Make Sure.
  3. Offset = A. Balance
  4. Justification = I. Reason
  5. Dubious = F. Uncertain
  6. Scrutiny = E. Inspect
  7. Neutral = C. Impartial
  8. Renewable = B. Used again.
  9. Dedication = G. Commitment

True or False?

1. Prince Harry is being commended for his use of commercial planes. False

2. Prince Harry is a massive supporter of fighting global warming. True

3. The Prince said he uses commercial planes 50% of the time. False

4. The Duke said he uses private planes for security reasons. True

5. Prince Harry has never offset the carbon footprint caused by his use of private planes. False

6. Other wealthy people have not been under scrutiny even though Prince Harry has been. False

7. Carbon offsetting is frowned upon by the UN. True

8. A young girl travelled by boat from Europe to Asia. False

9. Greta Thunberg refuses to travel by train. False

10. People have been questioning wealthy peoples’ commitment to saving the Earth. True

Unscramble the sentence!

1. The criticism came after he and his wife used private planes.

2. The Duke defended his use of the planes.

3. The UNEP wrote a report in June 2019.

4. Thunberg was invited to climate conferences in New York and Chile.

5. She was able to travel to the conferences.

Listening and Vocabulary

 

Private Raised Carbon
Disapproval Comparisons Commercial
Refuses Boat Damage
  1. Private
  2. Disapproval
  3. Commercial
  4. Carbon
  5. Damage
  6. Boat
  7. Refuses
  8. Comparisons
  9. Raised