Before You Listen
You are going to listen to a short presentation about lifeboats on the Titanic. What do you think you will learn?
Were there enough lifeboats on the Titanic? Why not?
English Language Level: Intermediate CEFR B2
Quick Check: True or false
There were there too few lifeboats on the Titanic.
The Titanic had sealed bulkhead compartments to prevent flooding.
One compartment was accidentally left open.
The Titanic did not break the law regarding lifeboats
The Titanic sunk more quickly than expected
Watch/Listen again to check your answers.
In 1871 a deserted ship is found drifting in the sea. The captain and the crew have disappeared ...
English Language Level: Intermediate+ CEFR: B2/C1
Exams: First Certificate, IELTS, Cambridge Advanced
These materials explore one of the great sea mysteries. They also help students to develop reading, writing, listening and speaking skills.
Sample: Before Reading Worksheet
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