English Exercises > listenings exercises

Listening card 6




Downloadable worksheets:
THE ASK AND EXPLAIN GAME � MAKE YOUR STUDENTS TALK!! � FULLY EDITABLE FUN ACTIVITY � 13 pages � 1 game board and 40 cards � B&W VERSION INCLUDED!!
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Downloads: 1710

 
3 Clues Card Game
Level: intermediate
Age: 8-17
Downloads: 163

 
QI CARD GAME on Would I lie to you? style
Level: advanced
Age: 14-100
Downloads: 37

 
Test
Level: elementary
Age: 12-17
Downloads: 15

 
Jeopardy Game Card and Answers
Level: elementary
Age: 8-17
Downloads: 11

 
ID card- listening task
Level: elementary
Age: 13-100
Downloads: 10

 

Card 6

Listen to the radio programme and answer the questions below.

1. Why did Arthur Conan Doyle stop writing stories about Sherlock Holmes?

2. What worried Mr Horowitz before starting a book?

3. Why was writing the book about Sherlock Holmes easier than Mr Horowitz thought?

1. Why did Arthur Conan Doyle stop writing stories about Sherlock Holmes?

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle stopped writing the stories about Sherlock Holmes because...

he was killed

��� writing took up much of his time

Antony Horowitz stole the idea
ACD was seriously ill

� 2.�
What worried Mr Horowitz before starting a book?

Mr Horowitz worried before starting a book because he didn�t want to�� .


�3. Why was writing the book about Sherlock Holmes easier than Mr Horowitz thought?
(Choose 3 and fill in)

had loved � � � � �� �� found������ � � �� was introduced����������� �� � had read � � � � � � � � � � � � � � was inspired

was killed


���� He always those books, he them two or three times and in fact, as a writer he by Doyle.