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The environment - Voxpops 1

Context

Young people talk about the things they like and don't like about their local environment.

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  1. The environment - Teacher's notes

Transcript

I like my village because there's lot of trees and woods to make dens and you can go fishing in the canal.

I like it because it's not like a city - really busy - there's not much traffic.

I like the view near the river... and all the little ducks and swans swimming around.

I like the place where I live because there's lot of fields to play in.

I don't like where I live because there's rubbish everywhere... but I do like it because there's parks to go to.

I don't really like big cities because there's hardly anything to do, because of the roads because it's too busy.

I don't like crowded towns because there's quite a lot of pollution from the cars and it gets in your mouth and you start to cough.

There's nothing for kids... there's nowhere much to play games with your friends or hang out with your friends.

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