|1. C OR E OR G OR K IN EITHER ORDER||12. C|
|2. C OR E OR G OR K IN EITHER ORDER||13. B|
|3. C OR E OR G OR K IN EITHER ORDER||14. B|
|4. C OR E OR G OR K IN EITHER ORDER||15. B|
|5. C||16. C|
|6. C||17. A|
|7. B||18. B|
|8. B||19. sea|
|9. A||20. weather/wind|
|10. C||21. mountains/people|
|11. B||22. traffic/noise|
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5 17 27 89 7 30 39 51 80
120 349 409 411 579 614 732 925
1003 1012 1120 1376
1539 1630 1780 1899 1905
Hanan: Oh, I really like the sea and the part of the city just by the sea because it’s very beautiful and there are always lots of people there I live in the suburbs, but I enjoy going shopping in the city centre. There are plenty of good shops, and I like buying clothes.
E What things in Muttrah do you not like?
H Mm, I’m not very keen on the hot weather , and the hot wind from the desert is something I don’t like.
E Mm How is the area changing?
H They’re building more houses and roads. It’s getting busier.
E What do you like about the area where you live, Kwan?
Kwan I find walking in the mountains very enjoyable, and another good thing is the people , because they’re very friendly and generous. I think people in my village are very happy and relaxed
E What things in your village do you not like?
K Well, I live by a busy main road and I find the traffic very unpleasant. I really dislike the noise of cars and lorries.
E How is the area changing?
K There’s more traffic, so the village is becoming noisier. Also, young people are leaving the village, so it isn’t so lively.