D-Day

Assignment 1 For this assignment you may use a dictionary or English-language Internet sources to help you. a   Find out and write down what the word “D-Day” stands for. b   D-Day in World War II was a big historical event. Name 3 other big historical events you know of. Write down: – When …

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The Flip Side of Smartphones

Assignment 1 For this assignment you may use a dictionary or English-language Internet sources to help you. a   List all words you know that have to do with communication. b   How much time do you spend on your smartphone? If you don’t have a smartphone: how much time do you spend on the …

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Keeping it Cool

Assignment 1 For this assignment you may use a dictionary or English-language Internet sources to help you. a   List English words for animals. Look up those you know in Dutch but not in English. b   Organize the animals you listed in the following 6 basic groups: 1 invertebrates (animals without a backbone), 2 fish, 3 amphibians (animals …

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A Capital Move

Assignment 1 For this assignment you may use a dictionary or English-language Internet sources to help you. a   Jakarta is the capital of Indonesia. Name the capital cities of 5 other countries. b   Homonyms are words that sound the same, but have different meanings. They can mean two or more completely different things. …

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The World’s Cleanest Air

Assignment 1 For this assignment you may use a dictionary or English-language Internet sources to help you. a   A peninsula is a piece of land that is surrounded by water on three sides. It is connected to a larger land at one side. “Peninsula” is a geographical word. List other geographical words you know. b   …

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Reiwa

Assignment 1 For this assignment you may use a dictionary or English-language Internet sources to help you. a   An emperor (keizer) is a kind of leader. List other words for leaders. For each word, name an example of a country or organization that has this kind of leader. b   Japan is a country in Asia. …

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#TrashTag Challenge

Assignment 1 For this assignment you may use a dictionary or English-language Internet sources to help you. a   Name 5 online challenges. Look them up if you don’t know that many. b   Which challenges have you or somebody you know done? Find and copy pictures or other sorts of proof.   #trashtag challenge Often, news …

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Social Media Royalty

Assignment 1 For this assignment you may use a dictionary or English-language Internet sources to help you. a   Make a list of words related to social media. Start with the English words you already know. Next, look up any words you know in Dutch but not in English. Copy them too. b   Which social media …

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A Good Night’s Sleep

Datum: 7 maart 2019 Assignment 1 For this assignment you may use a dictionary or English-language Internet sources to help you. a   Make a list of words related to sleep. Start with the English words you already know. Next, look up any words you know in Dutch but not in English. Copy them too. b   …

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Slow Down and Be Sceptical

Assignment 1 For this assignment you may use a dictionary or English-language Internet sources to help you. a   Where do you get your news? Which of your news sources is most reliable? Explain your answer. b   Look up the difference between “misinformation” and “disinformation.”   Slow Down and Be Sceptical During the creepy-clown scare …

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As If We Had Landed on the Moon

Assignment 1 For this assignment you may use a dictionary or English-language Internet sources to help you. a   Make a list of words related to refugees. Start with the English words you already know. Next, look up any words you know in Dutch but not in English. Copy them too. b   In which countries of …

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