Task 1: Understanding vocabulary in context: matching exercise.
Match the vocabulary with its meaning. Write your answer in the box below:
|1 |2 | |can result in | | | | |
3. Decide which is the cause and which is the effect for i) – iv) below.
i) Children were late for the plane. cause
The plane was delayed. cause/effect
ii) The Russian pilot ignored the signals to lose altitude. cause/effect The pilot failed to dive. cause/effect
iii)The planes crashed. cause/effect
Both planes were diving to avoid each other. cause/effect
iv) The passengers and pilots on board the planes were killed. cause/effect The Russian pilot made a mistake. cause/effect
4. Choose the correct cause and effect language to complete the paragraph below.
| | |The children were late for the plane. As a result / This results from the plane was delayed for two days. The Russian pilot ignored the signals to | |lose altitude which are caused by / led to him failing to dive sooner. The plane crash can result in / was due to both planes diving to avoid each | |other. The Russian pilot’s mistake is because of / resulted in the passengers and pilots on both planes being killed. |
Task 5: Expressing regret using ‘If’