The Call of the Wild by Jack London

Book: https://www.gutenberg.org/files/215/215-h/215-h.htm

Audiobook:
https://archive.org/details/call_ofthe_wild_1010_librivox/callofwild3_01_london.mp3

Useful terminology for enhancing your active vocabulary and reading comprehension:

Ho = stop

Mush = move on

Gee = swing to the right

Haw – swing to the left

Dominant primordial beast:
the most powerful or influential animal or creature that existed in the earliest or original stage of development. Example: He felt like a dominant primordial beast as he hunted his prey

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French Skier’s Dramatic Rescue From Crevasse

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Listening Comprehension Questions
Vocabulary

Introductory questions

  1. Why did the skier fall into the crevasse?
  2. Did he get injured? How long was he trapped in the crevasse?
  3. Did he get out of the crevasse? How was he rescued?

Watch the video podcast and try answering these questions.

After that, click on the title of the post to open it in the full view and to do other relevant activities helping your listening comprehension.
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