Bangladesh factory collapse could force rethink for garment industry

21-May-2013

This week’s news item, adapted for Macmillan English Campus from a news article originally published in the Guardian, is about the collapse of a garment factory in Bangladesh and changes to the clothes industry that might follow.

You can find this story in the News Items section on your homepage. This news item will be available on Macmillan English Campus for 12 months

Here are descriptions of this week’s activities for each language level:

Easy:
• Deciding whether statements about the news item are true or false
• Choosing the correct key words or phrases to complete sentences

Average:
• Deciding whether statements about the news item are true or false
• Choosing the correct key words or phrases to complete sentences about working conditions

Difficult:
• Deciding which summaries about the news item are correct
• Choosing the correct key words or phrases to complete a text about working conditions
• Keying in the correct passive forms of verbs to complete sentences

Sarah

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