Sting - Englishman In New York


Listening — Advanced Level
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Watch the video and answer the questions

  1. What does he like for a drink?

  2. What does he always take with him while walking?

  3. Why is he an alien in New York?

  4. What does he suffer from?

  5. What can modesty and propriety lead to?

  6. What does he consider rare in this society?


Practice your writing skills by discussing the questions below

  1. What did you learn from visiting other places and/or countries?

  2. Have you ever been to a foreign country? If yes, how was your experience? If not, would you like to go to one? Which one?

  3. Which region of the world would you NOT like to visit? Why?


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      • a distinctive mode of pronunciation of a language, especially one associated with a particular nation, locality, or social class
      • from somewhere other than the planet Earth; extraterrestrial
      • a length of cane or a slender stick, especially one used as a support for plants, as a walking stick, or as an instrument of punishment
      • courageous person
      • of, based on, or concerned with the law
      • polite behavior
      • the quality or state of being unassuming or moderate in the estimation of one's abilitie
      • the state or quality of conforming to conventionally accepted standards of behavior or morals
      • the aggregate of people living together in a more or less ordered community
      • sliced bread browned on both sides by exposure to radiant heat


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