Life in North Korea
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Published: 3.20.2017
Level 5   |   Time: 3:23
Accent: British
Source: BBC Global News Podcast (3.17.2017)

A book written by a North Korean author about ordinary life in North Korea.

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triangle Directions 목표 Direcciones


  1. READ the VOCABULARY

    It is important to read the vocabulary before you watch the video. This will improve your ability to understand the video. It will also help you understand how the new vocabulary is used naturally.

  2. WATCH the VIDEO

    The first time you watch the video, just try to understand the overall situation.

  3. ANSWER the QUESTIONS

    First try to answer all the questions from memory. Then rewatch the video and try to answer the questions that you missed.

  4. WATCH and READ the SCRIPT

    Watch the video again while you read the script. Reading and listening at the same time will help you hear each individual word and improve your listening accuracy.

  5. DO the ACTIVITIES

    There are several different activities that focus on test preparation, vocabulary, grammar, and sentence structure.

  1. LEA el VOCABULARIO

    Es importante leer el vocabulario antes de ver el video. Esto mejorará su capacidad para comprender el video. También le ayudará a comprender cómo se usa el nuevo vocabulario de forma natural.

  2. VER el VIDEO

    La primera vez que vea el video, intente comprender la situación general.

  3. RESPONDE a las PREGUNTAS

    Primero intente responder todas las preguntas de memoria. Luego, vuelva a ver el video e intente responder las preguntas que se perdió.

  4. MIRAR Y LEER

    Mire el video nuevamente mientras lee el guión. Leer y escuchar al mismo tiempo lo ayudará a escuchar cada palabra individual y mejorará su precisión auditiva.

  5. HACER LAS ACTIVIDADES

    Hay una serie de actividades diferentes que se centran en la preparación de la examen, el vocabulario, la gramática y la estructura de las oraciones.

  1. 어휘 읽기

    비디오를 보기 전에 어휘와 배경을 읽는 것이 중요합니다. 이렇게 하면 비디오를 이해하는 능력이 향상됩니다. 또한 새로운 어휘가 어떻게 자연스럽게 사용되는지 이해하는데 도움이됩니다.

  2. 비디오 보기

    비디오를 처음 볼 때 전체 상황을 이해하려고 노력하세요.

  3. 문제에 답하기

    먼저 모든 질문에 답을 해보세요. 그런 다음 비디오를 다시보고 놓친 질문에 답해보세요.

  4. 비디오 보면서 대본 읽기

    대본을 읽는 동안 비디오를 다시 보세요. 읽기와 듣기를 동시에 하면 각각의 단어를 듣고, 듣기 정확도를 향상시킬 수 있습니다.

  5. 액티비티 하기

    듣기 정확도, 발음, 어휘, 문법 및 문장 구조에 초점을 맞춘 다양한 액티비티가 있습니다.

triangle Vocabulary 어휘 Vocabulario


  • ☐ ☐ ☐ insight [n] - understanding
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ an accusation [n] - blame
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ forbidden [adj] - prohibited / not allowed
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ anonymous [adj] - nameless
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ severe [adj] - strong
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a pen name [n] - a fake name used by the author of a book
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a firefly [n] - an insect that glows
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ falling foul [exp] - get in trouble with
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a regime [n] - a government
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ Karl Marx [n] - the writer of the Communist Manifesto
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ Booker Prize [n] - a famous prize for English literature
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ nuanced [adj] - accurate in subtle/specific ways
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ credible [adj] - believable
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ smuggle [v] - sneak (something) out of or into a country
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a defector [n] - someone who escapes a country
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ an activist [n] - someone who fights for a belief
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ an abductee [n] - someone kidnapped, stolen from their family
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a heavy heart [n] - sadness
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a yoke [n] - oppression
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ drenched [adj] - very wet
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ shabby [adj] - messy, not neat
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ an invalid [n] - someone who can't take care of themself
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ primitive [adj] - not modern
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ append [v] - add something to the end of a book

[n] - noun,  [v] - verb,  [phv] - phrasal verb,  [adj] - adjective,  [exp] - expression



triangle Questions 문제 Preguntas [ ? ]

Questions

These are guided listening questions. These questions are NOT designed to test or trick you. They are designed to guide you through the video.

TIP: If you don’t understand something in the video, click "Show Answers". You should be able to understand all of the important points of the video by reading the questions and the correct answers.

Preguntas

Estas son preguntas de escucha guiada. Estas preguntas NO están diseñadas para ponerte a prueba o engañarte. Están diseñados para guiarlo a través del video.

CONSEJO: Si no entiende algo en el video, haga clic en "Show Answers". Debería poder comprender todos los puntos importantes del video leyendo las preguntas y las respuestas correctas.

질문

이것은 안내식 듣기 질문입니다. 이 질문들은 당신을 시험하거나 속이기 위한 것이 아닙니다. 동영상을 통해 안내하도록 설계되었습니다.

팁 : 동영상에서 이해가 되지 않는 부분이 있으면 "Show Answers"를 클릭하세요. 질문과 정답을 읽으면서 영상의 중요한 요점을 모두 이해할 수 있어야 합니다.


  1. What is the book about?
    the government of North Korea
    the North Korean language
    ordinary life in North Korea

  2. How did the book get out of North Korea?
    It was sold to a South Korean company.
    It was smuggled out of North Korea.
    It was written by someone in China.

  3. Who wrote the book?
    an anonymous North Korean author
    a North Korean government official
    an English writer

  4. What has the book been turned into in South Korea?
    a famous movie
    a popular TV show
    an award winning radio drama

  5. What is the pen name of the author?
    Deborah Smith
    Bandi
    Booker

  6. What does his pen name mean?
    short stories
    firefly
    falling foul

  7. In one of the stories, why does a baby start crying?
    It is hungry.
    Someone bumps into it.
    It sees a picture of Karl Marx.

  8. Who is Dohee Yoon?
    someone who knows Bandi
    a character in the book
    the publisher of the book

  9. What do we know about Bandi?
    his real name
    his sex
    his age
    his job
    his general location
    his exact location

  10. Why is Bandi's life in danger?
    The book is internationally known.
    He wants to free people.
    He is in the military.

  11. Who wants the book to be known internationally?
    Bandi
    Dohee Yoon
    the North Korean government

  12. Which words are missing from the poem?

    50 years in this northern land
    living as a 1)_____ that speaks
    living as a human under a yoke
    written not with pen and ink
    but with 2)_____ drenched with blood and tears
    is this writing of mine.
    Though they be dry as 3)_____
    and rough as a grassland,
    shabby as an invalid
    and 4) _____ as stone tools
    Reader, I beg you to read my words.

    1) machine 2) bones 3) desert 4) primitive



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