Metropolis (Adjectives)

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Grammar — Advanced Level
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Complete each sentence choosing the correct option





Choose the letter corresponding to the appropriate adjective that completes the sentence.
  1. A metropolis is a   city or conurbation which is a significant economic, political, and cultural center for a country or region.

  2. It is also an   hub for regional or international connections, commerce, and communications.

  3. The term is   Greek which means the "mother city" of a colony that is, the city which sent out settlers.

  4. A   city belonging to a larger urban agglomeration, but which is not the core of that agglomeration, is not generally considered a metropolis but a part of it.

  5. China is known for its   number of metropoles, with recognised "tiers" that classify mainland metropoles.

Discussion

Practice your writing skills by discussing the questions below


  1. What is a metropolis?

  2. Do you have big cities in your area? How big are they?

  3. What does a metropolis signify?

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