Language of Presentation: Arabic, English
Media Format: Streaming Audio, Webpage
School Level: College/University, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: Defense Language Institute
Condition of Use: All Rights Reserved Description:
The objective of this lesson is to explore economic terminology in the context of an economic report. Students are also provided the opportunity to use this knowledge in translation, thus building their lexical competence. Through this lesson, students will be able to: grasp the main idea from listening to the introduction to the radio broadcast, listen and then fill-in the missing words that they hear, and use context to guess the meanings of unfamiliar words. By the end of this lesson, students will find opposite meanings of certain words in the program, and sharpen their translation skills. Ultimately, students are given the ability to test their knowledge on the vocabulary presented in this lesson.