№70 по английскому языку за 11 класс Н.В. Юхнель, Е.Г. Наумова, Н.В. Демченко
авторы: Н.В. Юхнель, Е.Г. Наумова, Н.В. Демченко
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Listen to the interview with the Brazilian expert on rainforests Rosa Lemos de Sa. Which dangers from your lists are mentioned in the interview?
LOST THERE, FELT HERE
c @ Read the script of the programme. Fill in the missing words. Then, listen and check.
to breathe, breath, to plant, rate, crops, fertile, soil, lungs
Interviewer: There is no doubt that the Amazon rainforest is very important for the environment. But it is thought that an area bigger than France has been cut down since the 1970s, and recently trees are being cut down at an even more worrying (a)... .
Rosa Lemos de Sa: The Amazon rainforest is being given extra protection now, because the Brazilian government is worried about how quickly it is being destroyed. Politicians have decided they've got to do more to stop people illegally cutting down trees in the forest.
I: The Amazon forest is known as 'the (b)... of the world'. Why?
R: This is because the trees (c)... in gases like carbon dioxide - which are harmful to us - and breathe out oxygen, cleaning the air for us. Deforestation in this area is likely to increase the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide in the atmosphere.