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A Plea for Bees - other cloze

Earl and Alina Hudson
Activity set by Earl Hudson

First, do these vocabulary activities: Verbs, Nouns and Other. Listen to the MP3 recording if necessary: MP3. 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. Click the this button again for another letter. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints! Then, do the Cloze. Finally, do the Quiz.

Primero, haz las actividades de vocabulario. Luego 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. Luego haz el Cloze y el Quiz.


Listen:

   actually      awful      concerned      electric      engaged      engaging      eusocial      expressed      faithful      fancy      healthy      impoverished      knowledgeable      minded      newly      pretty      quirky      row      sort      strange      suddenly      tenacious      tiny      ubiquitous      useless   
of – in a way, to some degree. (en cierto modo)
an lot of – a great amount or number. (un montón)
in a - a succession without a break or gap in time. (seguido)
– recently. (recientemente)
- fairly great. (bastante)
- being or seeming to be everywhere at the same time; omnipresent. (ubicuo)
- happening without warning; unforeseen. (repentinamente)
- physically well. (sano)
- differing from the normal. (extraño)
– in fact. (en efecto, realmente)
– worried. (preocupado)
self- – described by himself. (descrito a sí mismo)
– unconventional, eccentric . (poco convencional, excéntrico)
– committed, as to a cause. (comprometido)
- holding or tending to hold persistently to something, such as a point of view. (tenaz)
- reduced to poverty. (empobrecido)
– well-informed, possessing or indicating much knowledge. (conocedor)
- adhering firmly and devotedly, as to a person, cause, or idea. (fiel)
static – electrostatic. (electrostática)
- of or pertaining to a form of animal society, as that of ants, shrimps, and sponges, characterized by specialization of tasks and cooperative care of the young. (eusocial)
– very small. (pequeño, minúsculo, diminuto)
- not plain; ornamented or decorative. (elegante)
– having an intention, inclination, or disposition. (de mentalidad)
- pleasing, charming. (cautivador, encantador)
– not helpful. (inútil)