Lesson Title: 

Fuel Shortage Forces People To Use Public Transportation

In this report, residents of the Iraqi city of Mosul are discussing why they prefer using public transportation over their private vehicles. Many of the selections from this collection fluctuate between speakers of Modern Standard Arabic and those of the Iraqi dialect.

Language: 

  • Arabic, Iraqi

Topic: 

  • Economics/Politics

ILR Level: 

  • 2+/3

ACTFL Proficiency: 

  • Superior, Advanced-High
  • 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: 

2007

ObjectID: 

IRAQ_11337

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