5 What are his favourite things to do in his free time?
8 What type of shops does he own with his sisters?
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This week, "Teen Dream"meets secon(ialy school student Fiona Deeds. Fiona tells us about how she and her classmates aretrying to help children who have no homes.
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6 What do other groups in Fiona's town do to help children who have no homes?
7 What kinds of toys do Fiona and her classmates make?
8 How do the children feel when they play with their new toys?
5 What do Fiona and her classmates do every Friday after class?
1 A very famous footballer.
2 Madeira in Portugal. 3 24.
4 Because he has to practise everyday with his team-mates.
5 Going for long walks in the countryside and listening to music.
6 Shakira. 7 One. 8 Clothes shops. 1 Deeds. 2 14. 3 In Leeds. 4 History.
5 They make toys for children who have no homes.
6 They give food and clothes to the children. 7 They make dolls, teddy bears and toy cars. 8 They feel very happy.
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Last month Phil and Dannywent to Paris for their
holidays They went for two weeks andthey travelled
there bytrain. Thejourney took three hours and the
boys listened to their CDsand bought a drink and
asandwich each onthe train. Danny thought it was great because the train went very fast.
Afriend of Phil's dad, called Mark, metthe boys at the station and took them to his house. Mark has
two sons, Martin and Joel, - they are the same ages
as Phil and Danny. Mark lives near the centre of
Paris, so the boys didn't travel round bybus - they walked everywhere.
Theydid a lot of sightseeing inthe city. Theysaw
things like The Louvre and TheEiffelTower and
some ofthe museums. And,ofcourse, they went to
lots ofshops in Paris. Dannythought everything was
nicer inthe French shops than at home. Phil bought
some newtrainers and alotofCDs.Dannybought
some souvenirs for his parents, and healso bought
a phone card so hecould phone hisfriends.
Atthe end of the holiday, Danny wasn't sadto go
home because hewanted to see his mum and dad,
but Phil wanted to stay in Paris for longer.
7 What did Dannythink about the things inthe
8 What did Phil buy? _
9 Whodid Danny phone? _
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Last year Maria and Silvia went to Londonfor their holidays Theywent inJuly andtravelled there by
plane Thejourney took four hours and they had a
meal and two drinks each on the plane. Silvia thought
itwas great because they didn't payl
A friend of Silvia's mum, called Annie, met them at
the airport and took them to her house. They stayed
there for two weeks. Annie lives by a tube station, so
the girls went everywhere by tube.
They did a lot ofsightseeing Theysawthings like Big
Benand Nelson's Column and all of the big museums. And, ofcourse, they went to lots of shops in London.
Maria thought everything was more expensive than at home. Silvia bought alot ofT-shirts and somejeans
while Maria bought presents for her mum and dad. She also bought postcards to send to her friends. At the end ofthe two weeks, Maria was sadto go,but Sylvia wanted to see her familyl
3 What did they have on the plane?
1 Theywent for their holidays
2They went bytrain.
3They had a sandwich and a drink each.
4Danny liked thetrain because it went
5Martin and Joel are Mark's sons.
6They walked around.
7Danny thought everything was nicer in
the shops than at home.
8Phil bought some new trainers and a
9Hephoned his friends.
10 He wanted to go home to see his
mum and dad.
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2Theyflew / went byplane
3Theyhadameal and two drinks each
4 Because shedidn't haveto pay for
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The island. of Capri is in the Tzyrhenian Sea off the west coast of Italy.It is one of Europe's
most beautiful islands. There are many things
to see and do on the island. In Capri city you
can buy. clothes in the fashionable boutiques
and eat deliciolls Italian food in one of the
cosy restaurants on the harbour. You can also
go sightseeing in Capri. Those who like history
can explore the ruins of the villas that Roman emperors built on the island. The Villa San Michele, for example, has a wonderful garden
with works of art from Ancient Egypt and Rome.The garden also has a picturesque view of the island. You can even see Mount
Vesuvius, the famous volcano, from there.
Capri's most famous attraction is the Blue Grotto. It's a sea cave on the northwest coast
of the island. Inside the cave you can see an amazing blue colour in the water. It was once
the swimming pool of the Roman emperor Tiberius. Capri is also a popular destination for
many painters, writers and musicians. They come to Capri to enjoy the peace and quiet of
the island. In the past, the writer Graham Greene stayed on Capri, and today the singer Mariah Carey owns a villa on the island.
4 Where can you get a good view of the
6 Which Roman emperor swam in the Blue Grotto?
7 What do painters, writers and musicians like . about staying on Capri?
8 Which modern singer owns a villa on the island?
Harrods i~ a department store
in London, England. It is the biggest department store in Britain. It started in 1834 when
Chailes Harrod opened asmall
shop selling fruit, vegetables
and tea. In a short time, people from all over London
started coming to the shop. In
1883, Charles's son bought a
larger building for the shop
and began selling more products. Harrods grew and grew and in 1985 an Egyptian businessman bought the store
for £615 million.
Harrods today has 330
departments that sell many
products including clothes,
sports equipment, jewellery,
food and drink. There are also
28 restaurants and abank in the Harrods building. More than 300,000 people shop at
Harrods on busy days and
around 5,000 people from 50
different countries work in the
building. You can see many
beautiful Egyptian works of art in the store. In the past you could even see wild animals in
Harrods, including a snake and a lion!
Harrods is one of the most
famous landmarks in London.
It offers aunique shopping
experience and is a must for
any sightseeing tourist.
6 People from how many countries work in Harrods?
2 Inwhat year did Charles Harrod open his
shop? 7 What type of art work can you see in
Harrods? 3 What products did Harrods first sell in
1834? 8 What animals could you see in Harrods in
5 How many customers corrie to Harrods on busy days?
he Tyrrhenian Sea. Ifashionable boutiques. 'he Romans.
:rom the garden of the Villa San Michele n a cave on the northwest coast of Capri.
fhey enjoy the peace and quiet of the island.
1 It's a department store.
2 In 1834.
3 Itsold fruit, vegetables and tea. 4 An Egyptian businessman. 5 More than 300,000.
6 From 50 different Countries.
7 You can see Egyptian works of art
8 You could see a snake and /. .
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