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Yuri Gagarin

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Teens & Adults

Yuri Gagarin was the first person to orbit the earth in a spacecraft. The Russian government sent him and his wife on a world tour so that everyone would know about the success of its space program.

  • orbit
  • launch
  • survive
  • cosmonaut
  • altitude
  • parachute
  • hero
  • commander
  • train
  • crater
  • achievement
  • shuttle
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Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • Quote(Reference)
  • True or False(True or False)
  • Comprehension(Multiple-Choice)
  • Vocabulary Review (Multiple-Choice)
  • Discussion (Reference)
  • Personal Response(Speaking Task)