Media Survey - Cloze

Activity by: Andrew Poole

First, do this activity: Vocabulary. Listen to the recording if necessary: MP3 (slow), MP3 (fast). Fill in all the gaps with the missing words, then press "Check" to check your answers. Use the "Hint" button to get a free letter if an answer is giving you trouble. You can also click on the "[?]" button to get a clue. Click the this button again for another letter. You can also click on "[?]" for a different hint. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints or clues!

Primero, haz la actividad de vocabulario. Escucha la grabación si es necesario. Rellena los espacios en blanco con las palabras que faltan. Haz click en "Check" para comprobar tus aciertos. Si te resulta difícil la respuesta utiliza el botón "Hint" y te revelará una letra de la casilla en la que te encuentres, puedes clickear varias veces en "Hint" y te dará cada vez una letra más de la palabra. Para obtener ayuda también puedes clickear en el botón "[?]" y te dará una pista. Perderás puntos con las pistas.

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Media : How do you connect?

Do you consider yourself a or techno-savvy? Why?
Do you have a profile on Facebook, Linked-in or other social networks now (or do you plan to have one in the future)?
a. Do you (or will you) use your profile to keep track of friends?
b. Do you (or will you) use your profile to connect with new people?
c. Do you (or will you) use your profile to maintain or your professional life?
d. Do you (or will you) use your profile to stay on party lists (birthday celebrations, etc.)?
e. What are your other top uses of these networks?
How often do you access and update your social networks?
How many hours a week do you spend on your social networks?
Once again, if you have an account on a social network, would you lose regular contact with certain people if you cancelled your account?
a. Would you lose contact because there are just too many people to keep track of?
b. Would you not lose contact with anyone essential because these networks make up a very small part of your social life?
How do you get your news?
a. Do you you get your news via print newspapers? Which ones?
b. Do you you get your news the radio or online radio? Which stations?
c. Do you you get your news via certain online newspapers? Which?
d. Do you you get your news via Tweets on Twitter? How does that work for you?
e. Do you get your news by just passively the web?
f. Do you you get your news via a blog or some other alternative news source?
Do you have (or want) a smart-phone? If so, which one and why?
If you have a smart-phone, what do you make the most use of?
a. Do you make use of the navigation features? How do you use them?
b. Do you make use of the multimedia features? How?
c. Do you make use of the internet features? How?
d. Do you make use of the productivity features? How?
e. Do you make use of the social networking features? How?
f. Do you make use of any other features? Which? How?
How do you shop?
a. Do you use brick and shops exclusively?
b. Do you shop online whenever possible?
c. Do you use a mix of the two?
What is your relation to Twitter?
a. Do you have an account?
b. Do you read other people’s tweets?
Which do you use?
How many emails do you get a day?
Does spam regularly clog your in-box or is your email filter quite good?
Do you have any uses for snail mail (traditional door-to-door mail)? Which?
What kind of TV do you have?
a. Do you have a traditional box style TV?
b. Do you have or would you like a flat screen TV connected to the internet? Why?
c. Do you have or would you like a Smart TV? Why?
d. Do you have or would you like a TV? Why?
Do you think 3D is the future of cinema or a for adventure films, children’s films, sports and video games? Why?
Do you pay for online digital music or it free of charge? If you pay, do you use iTunes or another online service? Which? If you pay, do you do so because you prefer to support artists?
If you received the following SMS: “Y R U L8!?”, how would you respond? Do you know any other abbreviations for mobile phone messages? Which?
What makes a good ?
a. Is it clear navigation?
b. Is it being user- ?
c. Is it cool content?
d. Is it attractive design?
e. Is it something else?
What are your favourite websites? What makes them so special?
In your opinion, what is the most exciting area of online right now?