Lesson Title: 

Kidnapping French and Nepali Hostages and Some Other News

This is a radio report which covers several news events about Iraq. It includes a report on the taking of French hostages and the beheading of Nepali hostages by the terrorists. It also talks about the Iraqi National Guards' control over the oil smugglers. The report ends with some sports news.

Language: 

  • Kurdish, Sorani

Topic: 

  • Defense/Security

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: 

2004

ObjectID: 

SORA_5897

Requires/Tested with: 

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