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A2 1 READING Scrivi il nome sotto ad ogni immagine. summer fog The Mission San Francisco Bay The Golden Gate cable car Alcatraz 1. 2 ........................................ 2. INVALSI READING ........................................ 3. ........................................ 4. ........................................ ........................................ 6. ........................................ Scegli l opzione corretta. 1. Which of the following sentences about San Francisco is not correct? a. San Francisco isn t very big but there is a lot to do and see. b. San Francisco was hit by a violent earthquake in the nineteenth century. c. San Francisco is famous for summer fog. 2. When was San Francisco called Yerba Buena? a. During the Gold Rush. b. When it was conquered by the United States in 1846. c. When it was a Spanish mission. 3. What is the Golden Gate famous for? a. Its pedestrian walkway. b. Its span. c. None of the above. 3 5. 4. What are cable cars? a. A tourist attraction. b. Cars used by prospectors during the Gold Rush. c. A typical form of public transport. 5. What is known as The Rock ? a. A monument. b. A mountain. c. A prison. 6. Which of the following places is not famous for San Francisco wildlife? a. The Mission. b. Pier 39. c. Stow Lake. Dividetevi in piccoli gruppi e inventate sei domande sul testo. Scambiatevi poi le domande e rispondete a quelle dei vostri compagni. WRITING SPEAKING GROUP WORK COMMUNICATION DO-IT-YOURSELF ODDITIES 4 5 Fortune cookies The popular Chinese fortune cookies were invented in 1890 in a San Francisco bakery by a Japanese immigrant! Makoto Hagiwara (this is the name of inventor) served the cookies for the first time at the Golden Gate Park s Tea Garden. WRITING PAIR WORK A coppie guardate il video, poi, basandovi su ciò che avete visto, scrivete un e-mail a un amico per convincerlo a visitare San Francisco con voi raccontandogli quello che è possibile fare o vedere nella città. Your Guide to San Francisco National Geographic posted by National Geographic WRITING SPEAKING A coppie cercate informazioni sul Gold Rush, poi preparate una breve video-intervista in cui uno fa il cercatore d oro e l altro lo storico che pone domande sul periodo e sulla vita nel west americano. Votate il video migliore. PAIR WORK 73

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