Hello, students. You now can learn about Gordon, an American teenager, as part of “American Teens Talk!” book. I suggest you read and listen to this section several times so you can improve your American English reading and listening comprehension skills. Don’t forget to respond to the prompts in the comments section below so that you can improve your writing skills as well.
Directions: Please read about the section about Gordon two or more times.
Directions: Please listen to the section about Gordon two or more times.
Directions: Please respond to one of the prompts below in the comments section at the bottom of this page.
- Gordon thinks that many television
programs give an inaccurate picture of
American life. What kind of programs
do you see about American life? Do
you think that they show American life
accurately? Do newspapers and television
shows sometimes give the world an
inaccurate picture of life in your country?
- What do you think are the similarities and
differences between American teens and
teens in your country?