№76 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
Учебник по английскому языку 11 класс Н.В. Юхнель. Страница 76
c) Don't look at the articles. In the same pairs, answer the questions below.
1. How many tigers were there in the world in 1900? 2. How many tigers are left in the world? 3. How many orangutans were there in 1900? 4. How many orangutans are left in the world now? 5. How many gorillas and chimps are killed each year? 6. How much can a chimpanzee cost in Africa? 7. Why are rare animals disappearing?
d) Check the texts of the articles. Whose answers were correct?
e) In your pairs, decide which of the animals will become a symbol of your charity. Compare with your classmates.
4. a) Read about the famous people from ex. 1. Match their fact files with the photos.
FACTFILE I: She's a pretty blonde who has been driving a hybrid car since they first became available. Her MTV show takes viewers on eco adventures to endangered habitats worldwide, and she has taken a leadership position in the Environmental Media Association. She was a presenter in A1 Gore's environmental documentary called An Inconvenient Truth.
FACTFILE II: One of his grandmothers was Russian. He arrived at the Oscars in a hybrid car. His documentary The 11th Hour - which the actor wrote, narrated and co-produced - showed the impact humans have had on the environment. He maintains a blog on environmental issues and green living. He also donated $1 mln to the World Wildlife Fund during an international conference in St. Petersburg to help save wild tigers.
FACTFILE III: While some greenies buy clothes and footwear that are made from non-animal materials, she actually designs them, too. The actress lent her name to the Animal Planet docu-mentary Saving A Species: Gorillas on the Brink, which spoke about dangers to animals' rainforest habitats. She has also been active in groups like Global Green USA, an organisation which deals with environmental issues on an international scale.
FACTFILE IV: He has been a part of environmental company Global Green for several years, and renovated his home with