Answers (Comprehension questions) 1. He listened to the stories his father told about many countries. 2. He went to the Dutch Nautical Academy. He worked on cargo ships and oil tankers. 3. The ship was built in Monflcone, Italy and was finished in 1993.
4. It can carry 1266 guests and a crew of 602. 5. There are probably cameras and alarms near the art work. 6. They have been there before. 7. There is an inactive underground volcano. 8. There are 172 different species of birds. 9. No, it is not cheap. 10. A tourist could go hiking, go to the Botanical Gardens, and go shopping.
Answers (Cloze activity) 1. iridescent 2. elegant 3. pursue 4. impressed 5. artifacts 6. trademark 7. origin 8. fumarole 9. emerald 10. tram 11. canopy 12. endangered species