Centre for Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language
University of Oxford


3rd Year Reading Comprehension Week 6 TT06

Topic:   2008 Olympics            

Please read the article and answer the questions below. Your work must be completed within 45 mints.

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  1. What is view of the Chairman of the Olympics Co-ordinators Committee on the traffic situation in Beijing?

  2. Why does the Chairman of the OCC think that China's idea of the "Green Olympics" is an achievable one?

  3. How are the Chinese going to solve the traffic problems for the Olympic Games in 2008?

  4. Write down the Pinyin and the Chinese characters for the following words taken  from the article.

fulfil, promise to undertake, formulate, scheme, input, objective, executive, press release, confident of success, a series of, observe law and discipline, effective (in practice)