(Level: Intermediate / B1 / **)
Tuesday 6 May 2014 marked the 20th anniversary of the opening of the Channel Tunnel (or Chunnel) that runs deep beneath the English Channel.
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|Map credit: bonjourlafrance.com|
The following words could be useful:
odd: strange / peculiar / unusual étrange / particulier
to hurtle past: to move with great speed and a rushing noise passer à toute vitesse / passer en trombe
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|Channel Tunnel: geological profile|
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Answer the following question in French:
What information (facts) do we get to know from the BBC correspondent about the service tunnel?
You can also watch the video on the BBC site by clicking HERE
When you are finished, you can check your answers: