Computer Lab

26 Jun

Russell Peters is a Canadian stand-up comedian.  He often makes jokes and tells funny stories about different Canadians.  In this video, he is talking about how his dad wants to become more Canadian. You can practice your pronunciation by imitating him or you can practice  listening an liswriting by using it as a dictation.

Click here to watch a CBC special program about Canada. In this clip, CBC asks Canadians the difficult question, “What is Canada?” After you watch the video, try to write and say sentences about Canada using “not only . . . but also”.

CANADA DAY QUIZZES

1. How much do you know about Canada? Take these 3 quizzes.

2. How much do you know about Canada? Take this quiz from CBC.

3. How much do you know about Canadian geography? Take this quiz.

4. How much do you know about Canada? Take this quiz.

LISTENING

1. Listen to someone talk about Canada.

2. Listen to someone talk about Canadian cities.

3. Click here to watch a short video about the Haida story, “Raven’s Call”.  This story was written by Bill Reid, a famous Canadian artist.

GRAMMAR

1. Grammar Practice: So/Such . . . that

2. Grammar Practice: So/Such . . . that

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