China’s festive mooncakes get a makeover

30-Oct-2012

This week’s news item, adapted for Macmillan English Campus from a news article originally published in the Guardian Weekly, is about mooncakes, a traditional festive gift in China.

You can find this story in the News Items section on your Work Area screen.

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

Easy:

• Matching sentence beginnings with sentence endings

• Choosing the correct question words to complete sentences about the news item

Average:

• Matching sentence beginnings with sentence endings

• Keying in the correct passive form to complete sentences about the news item

Difficult:

• Matching sentence beginnings with sentence endings

• Choosing the correct adjectives to complete sentences about the news item

• Rearranging sentences about the news item

 

Sarah

 

 

 

*News Items are available on the English Campus for one year after their initial publication*

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