How Does Big Ben Keep Accurate Time?

Jennifer

Listening — Intermediate Level
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Activity

Watch the video and answer the questions


  1. Just like the wristwatches, Big Ben needs   .

  2. Big Ben chimes at   Decibels.

  3. It is nearly a   -ton bell.

  4. It keeps the clock   to within just two seconds a week.

  5. The bells around it   on the quarter hour.

Discussion

Practice your writing skills by discussing the questions below


  1. Why is it called the Big Ben?

  2. How old is Big Ben?

  3. Where is Big Ben located?

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