Everest may have ladder installed to ease congestion on Hillary Step

11-Jun-2013

This week’s news item, adapted for Macmillan English Campus from a news article originally published in the Guardian, is about a project to install a ladder on Mount Everest to help reduce delays for climbers.

You can find this story in the News Items section on your home page. 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:
• Choosing statements about the news item that are correct
• Choosing the correct key words to complete sentences

Average:
• Choosing statements about the news item that are correct
• Choosing the correct key words to complete sentences

Difficult:
• Choosing statements about the news item that are correct
• Keying in the correct passive forms to complete sentences
• Choosing the correct key words to complete sentences

June word games

This month’s Witch’s Pot topics are ‘types of music’ (Easy), ‘words which can mean “first”’ (Average) and ‘words that mean “surprised”’ (Difficult).

The Swamp Disaster topics are ‘clothes and related words’ (Easy), ‘countable nouns’ (Average) and ‘relationships’ (Difficult).

The Wordsearch topics are ‘eating out’ (Easy), ‘types of ship of boat’ (Average) and ‘negative adjectives describing character’ (Difficult).

There are new Crosswords and Bridge Builders at all levels too.

Visit the Word Games area to find them all.

Sarah

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