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THPT Mường Qụa, huyện Con Cuông, Nghệ An
GOOD MORNING

UNIT 8. THE STORY OF MY VILLAGE
C. LISTENING
Examples:
-In the past, the town used to have small old
houses, but now there are tall buildings.
-In the past, there weren’t any hotels, but
now there is a big hotel in the town.
Vocabulary
-resort (n): khu du lịch
- hotel (n): khách sạn
- houses (n) những ngôi nhà
- car park (n) : bãi đậu xe
- department store (n): cửa hàng bách hóa
- trees (n) : cây
- widened ( v-ed): mở rộng
- coast (n): bờ biển

The small old (1)_______ have been pulled down, and
tall buildings have been put there instead. They’ve also
built a big (2)_______in the middle of the town. The
narrows streets have been (3)_________ and resurfaced,
so the big trees on the two sides of the streets have
been (4)_____down. The large area of grass land in the
suburbs of the town has been turned into an ugly (5)
______ park. Even the old corner (6)______isn’t there
anymore. It has been replaced by a big (7)___________
store. And there is an (8)___________ restaurant where
there used to be an old tea shop.
expensive
shop
houses
department
hotel
car
cut
widened
Listen to the talk and write in the missing words
Task 1:
1. Popffero is on the west coast of
England
2. Popffero used to be a tourist resort
3. The town no longer has its old
atmosphere
4.There are more green trees in the
town now than there used to be
5.Everybody in the town likes its
changes.
Task 2. True or false statement
F
F
T
F
F
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Changes in your villages
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Changes in your villages
1. Popffero is on the west coast of England.
F
Popffero is on the south coast of England.
2. Popffero used to be a tourist resort.
F
It used to be a small quiet town.
3. The town no longer has its old atmosphere .
T
They’ve completely destroyed the old atmosphere.
4. There are more green trees in the town now than there used to be.
F
A lot of trees have been cut down
for wider streets.
5. Everybody in the town likes its changes.
Some people don’t like the changes , they miss
the quiet and peaceful life.
F