Do you remember the main news stories of 2010?
What happened in…
Times Square in NY?
The Mexican Gulf?
Watch again and complete the gaps in the following sentences:
1. The earthquake in Haiti is one of the __________________ natural disasters on record.
2. According to Obama, thousands of Americans will be able to ______________ insurance coverage.
3. In April, the eruption of a volcano sent up ____________________ of smoke and ash, affecting millions of travellers.
4. A BP oil rig exploded causing the largest oil _____________ in American history.
5. In May, a ____________________ was discovered inside an SUV parked in Times Square. A Pakistani-American ________________ guilty for the case and was sentenced to life imprisonment.
6. General Petraeus ________________ the post of Commander of American troops in Afghanistan after his predecessor was forced to __________________ after a scandal.
7. Hilary Clinton declared that Wikileaks activity puts people’s lives in danger and _____________________ national security.
8. The rescue of 33 Chilean miners is the __________________ story of the year.
9. In November, Prince William is officially ________________, as Buckingham Palace announces his engagement.