Tuesday, February 28

Intermediate English: The 2012 Oscars

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This week's lesson activity for English students is a listening quiz about the 2012 Film Academy Awards (also known as The Oscars). Watch the video below, and then scroll down the page to answer the questions.



Questions:

1) True or false? There were lots of surprises in the big win categories this year.

a) True
b) False
c) The video doesn't say

2) True or false? Meryl Streep was favourite to win the award for best actress.

a) True
b) False
c) The video doesn't say

3) Who hosted the Academy Award ceremony this year?

a) James Franco
b) Billy Crystal
c) Ann Hathaway
d) The video doesn't say

4) True or false? No popular blockbusters were up for the main prizes.

a) True
b) False
c) The video doesn't say

5) When was the first Academy Awards Ceremony held? (you may need to do some maths for this!)

a) In 1936
b) In 1929
c) In 1926
d) The video doesn't say

Click on the link below to check your answers:
The 2012 Film Academy Awards: Answers >>




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