jueves, 27 de abril de 2017

2009 2010 JUNE B


1. a) true " ever since the great... dust"
b) true " By 1870, ...deprivation"

3. a) wealth
b) dust
c) peak
d) famine

4. 1. which
2. from / meant
3. long / takes
4. Its / defeating

2009 2010 JUNE A

The truth about bears

1. a) true "And he tracked their movements and marked them on maps"
b) false " And so he abandoned... his study animals"

3. a) creatures
b) trust
c) detachment
d) wave

4. 1. believes / eating
2. about eating / have to
c) needn´t dissect
d) the bear not to worry when he went near him.

miércoles, 19 de abril de 2017

2009-2010 September B

Trick or treat! It´s Halloween

1. a. F "Actually, Halloween originated in Europe as a Celtic New Year celebration" / "For the Irish, in the Celtic calendar... a pagan festival"

b. F "They began to dress up... a practice that eventually became... tradition"

2. a. Halloween is one of the greatest commercial holidays in the USA because people spend over seven billion dollars every year.
... because people spend their money to buy a lot of things for Halloween.

b. The "trick or treat" tradition is similar to the Celtic celebration in the sense that people used to wear costumes and give food.

3. a. products 

b. stunning

c. Actually

d. fleeing

4. a. If / from

b. where / so that -- a

c. Although / in

d. Two million people who celebrate in the streets are attracted by NY´s village H. parade.

Next exams:
2009-2010 June A The truth about bears
2009-2010 June B India´s Economic Revival
2nd P for April, 27th
2nd Q for April, 28th

2009-2010 September A

Music therapy can help children 
with communication problems

1. a. F "But, after the operation... can begin to speak."

b. F "She added that todlers undergoing rehabilitation... sometimes... makes them more introverted"

2. a. After music therapy / After music rehabilitation 
it was shown that these children with communication problems were more likely to speak.
Music therapy helps children who were not able to hear properly to improve their communicative skills in an easier way and it also reduces the stress that they suffer.

b. Some children are involved in games including music and some others are suggested games without music.

In the rehabilitation sessions children are provided with toys and they can just play with them,whereas when there is music, they do activities related to it. 

3. a. undergoes

b. todlers

c. suitable

d. researchers

4. a. Music, which... between...

b. are videotaped / to

c. There is still --- / a lot of / much more work to be done BY researchers

d. ... that her son had improved...