Lesson Title: 

Beginning With the Topic: Benzene Pollution in the Songhua River

This discussion is excerpted from a 4 December 2005 broadcast by the Sound of Hope International Broadcasting Station. It concerns the benzene spill from a factory explosion in the preceding month that heavily polluted the Songhua River in northeastern China.

Language: 

  • Chinese, Mandarin (Traditional)

Topic: 

  • Ecology/Geography

ILR Level: 

  • 3+/4

ACTFL Proficiency: 

  • Distinguished, Superior
  • This ACTFL rating is an approximation based on the ILR level

Modality: 

  • Listening

Learning Objective: 

  • Maintenance & Improvement

Subject Area: 

  • Language

Material Type: 

  • Learning Object

Publication Year: 

2005

ObjectID: 

CHIN_10156

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