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1. Preview the vocabulary and read the gapfill text.
2. Play the news report and try to fill in the blanks.
3. Answer the comprehension questions by writing full sentences.
4. Use the discussion question to write an essay or discuss the story with other students.
5. Click "show Answers" to see the full text.
6. Pretend to be a news anchor by reading each story out loud.

dateline: 31 March 2015

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New York Roller Coaster Breaks Down

Pre-Listening Vocabulary

    1. What is The Cyclone?
    2. What happened at a Coney Island amusement park on opening day?
    3. What did passengers have to do?

Discussion Questions: How would you react if a roller coaster broke down while you were on it?

show Answers

Written by Tara Benwell for EnglishClub
Tara Benwell is a Canadian freelance writer and editor who specializes in materials and articles for the ELT industry.
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