Destruction of the ozone layer Noise pollution Water contamination Air pollution Traffic congestion Acid rains Deforestation Ecological problems
There are many problems which B11 threaten (THREAT) our natural environment. Acid rains, B12 global (GLOBE) warming and air and water B13 pollution (POLLUTE) are among the most serious ones. There are several ways to help improve the situation. Firstly, we should encourage B14 recycling (RECYCLE) because it is the B15 production (PRODUCE) of new materials which causes the most damage. We must learn to reuse things like plastic bags and glass jars. Secondly, driving an environmentally-friendly car is also B16 helpful (HELP). Furthermore, joining an B17 organization (ORGANIZE) which plants trees or cleans up beaches would be a B18 proof (PROVE) that you are really B19 concerned (CONCERN) about the environment. Lastly, supporting groups such as Greenpeace, which try to prevent many B20. environmental (ENVIRONMENT) disasters, would help to ensure that our planet will be clean and safe for the future generations.
Даже самая прекрасная и мощная идея бесполезна до тех пор, пока мы не решили ею воспользоваться Самое интересное в идеях – это пробовать их на деле.
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Each year about 13 million hectares of the world's forests are lost due to deforestation. Madagascar and Sardinia, once island paradises are turning into lifeless deserts. Seventy-three different kinds of pesticides have been found in groundwater, which is potential drinking water. We throw away enough trash every day to fill 63,000 garbage trucks. Over 80% of items in landfills can be recycled, but theyre not. The scales of the last catastrophe in Japan are extending hourly.
1) You are in a hurry but, nevertheless, want to have time to buy a newspaper in a news stall. Will you stop the engine of your car? a) Certainly ( 3 ); b) No, its not necessary ( 1 ); c) Depends on the terms of parking ( 2 ). 2) When buying some household appliances, for example, washing machine, do you pay attention to energy and water consumption? a) No, only to the price ( 1 ); b) Its very important for me, even if this model is much more expensive ( 3 ); c) Only if my attention is drawn to it ( 2 ). 3) Do you sort your garbage? a) Yes, but without thoroughness ( 2 ); b) Even if it is difficult, I usually try to do it ( 3 ); c) No, its nonsense ( 1 ).
4) Would you be able to live without water and electricity for some months? a) No, then I would have to change my way of living ( 1 ); b) Certainly, it wouldnt be difficult ( 3 ); c) Not more than a couple of days ( 2 ). 5) Do you leave an additional package from the goods in the shop? a) Sometimes ( 2 ); b) Always ( 3 ); c) Never ( 1 ). 6) Have you ever destroyed any garbage left, for example, in the meadow? a) Sometimes ( 2 ); b) No, its not my duty ( 1 ); c) We take away everything and leave nothing going away ( 3 ). 7) An airport is planned to be built near your house. Will you be against it? a) No, I will not ( 1 ); b) Yes, I will ( 3 ); c) I will try to keep neutrality ( 2 ).
. You are pale green from 7 up to 11 points, then you are a man who doesnt understand the problem of the conservation of Nature and think that it doesnt refer to you. I advise you to think that this problem concerns everyone without exceptions. You are pale green. from 12 to 16 points – Our environment needs more help than you give. Be more active in the problems of the conservation of Nature. You are mid green. from 17 to 21 – Your attitude to this problem is very serious. You support all Nature conservative measures. Your principle is Nature is our home and we must protect it for our children and childrens children (grandchildren). You are ready to fight for the cleanliness of the world for the sake of the future generations. You are dark green.
Once there was a wise old man… He could answer any question in the world. Everybody knew about him. One day two boys said, Were going to fool that old man. Well catch a bird, go to the old man and say, We are holding something in our hands. Is it alive or is it dead? If he says, Dead, well let the bird fly, and if he says, Alive, well kill it. They caught a bird and they carried it to the old man and they said, We are holding something in our hands. Is it alive or is it dead? And the wise old man looked at the young people and smiled. Its in your hands, he said.