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By Kirk Schriefer

The US From Apple Pie to Ziegfeld Follies is a 4 ebook sequence of reproducible low point ESL/EFL/Literacy interpreting and dialogue texts. each one unit examines a component of the yankee adventure that would really curiosity and tell not just immigrants to the us but additionally inexperienced persons in a foreign country who need to know extra concerning the humans, heritage, geography and tradition of this nice country. even though the passages are constrained to an simple point of language hassle, their type is still vibrant and genuine. Readers may be encouraged via the braveness of Harriet Tubman, awed via the great thing about the Grand Canyon, eager about the paintings of the F.B.I., and surprised by means of the occasions surrounding Watergate.

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16) The vast land of the park contains areas of _____________________ tree growth. DOWN: 2) This haven for plant and animal life was _____________________ by Congress in 1934. 3) Mangroves are famous for their _____________________, interlacing above-ground roots. 4) The park is a refuge for some _____________________ species of birds. 5) The park is home to _____________________ of species of birds. 8) 850,000 acres of the Everglades were _____________________ by Florida to the United States. 11) Under _____________________ protection, the numbers of such species remain steady.

2) Not many tourists come to Hollywood any more. ” 4) The city of Hollywood is now trying to restore some of its famous monuments. H3 INFERENCES Based on the article, circle the letter of the best sentence completion. 1) It seems that the tourists who visit Hollywood these days... S. movie business. b) are more interested in movies and stars from the past. c) do not care much about movies, in fact. d) have a poor understanding of movie history. 2) When the movie industry moved from the east coast to Hollywood around 1911, the reason was that...

In the higher regions are the ruins of the Anasazi Indian G1 tribe. Today’s Hopi Indians, who live on the high, flat land 150 miles east of the canyon, are descendants of that tribe. 5 6 In 1540, the first Europeans ventured into the Grand Canyon. They were a small group of Spanish soldiers under the command of Captain Garcia Lopez de Cardenas. Over the next 300 years others explored the canyon, but it never received much attention until 1869. That year, in order to learn about the area, Major John Wesley Powell, a one-armed scholar and Civil War veteran, led an expedition through the canyon by boat, following the Colorado River.

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