Final link in Atlantic-Pacific road opens


This week’s news item, adapted for MEC from a news article originally published in the Guardian Weekly, is about a road which connects Brazil’s Atlantic coast with Peru’s Pacific coast. It is predicted to bring environmental and social changes to the Amazon region.

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

August word games

This month’s Witch’s Pot topics are ‘fairy tales‘ (Easy), ‘adjectives whose opposites start with -im’ (Average) and ‘natural disasters’ (Difficult).

The Swamp Disaster topics are ‘verbs of movement’ (Easy), ‘travelling by car’ (Average) and ‘relationships’ (Difficult).

The Wordsearch topics are ‘words connected with books’ (Easy), ‘periods of time’ (Average) and ‘adjectives expressing “interest” or “no interest”’ (Difficult).

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

Visit the Word Games area to find them all.


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