Jupiter - vocabulary cloze

Eli Driscoll
Activity set by Eli Daniel Driscoll

First, do this activity. 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.


     close       crash      depth      feature      field      giant      huge      inner      know     launch      lightning      magnetosphere      naked      name      name      orbit      probe      put      spacecraft      steer      storm      strength      surface      twice      weight      
- two times. (dos veces)
together – combined. (en conjunto, en total)
an -. the curved path, usually elliptical, followed by a planet, satellite, comet, etc, in its motion around another celestial body under the influence of gravitation (órbita)
a gas - a large planet, mostly made of gas. (gigante gaseoso)
a - outer side. (superficie)
a magnetic - the area affected by the magnetic force of an object. (campo magnético)
- the area of space near an astronomical object, controlled by that object’s magnetic field. (magnetosfera)
– force. (fuerza)
a – characteristic. (característica)
- very big. (enorme)
a - period of extreme weather, usually involving wind, rain, and lightning. (tormenta)
– inside part. (interior)
the eye - the human eye, unaided by any technological device. (a simple vista)
a - a vehicle for travelling in outer space. (nave espacial)
up - seen from very near, e.g. a photograph of something very small. (de cerca)
- the visible electric discharge that occurs during a storm. (rayo)
a - a robotic spacecraft designed to investigate something. (sonda espacial)
- the measure of how deep e.g. a body of water is. (profundidad)
- the measure of how heavy something is. (peso)
to about – to be aware of. (estar al tanto de)
to - to give a name to something or someone. (nombrar, llamar, denominar)
to - to send e.g. a boat into the sea, a spacecraft into space. (lanzar/botar un barco)
to - to damage or destroy by the application of weight or pressure. (aplastar)
to - to direct the course of e.g. a car or other vehicle. (conducir, dirigir)
to into - when a moving object hits something else.(chocar, impactar, estrellarse con)