b) 1 Phoenicians lived / isfand / high / cold / beside
2 Phoenicians / stars / giw / light / guide / rule / trade
3 Phoenicians traded / raw / food / shops / clothes
4 Phoenicians alphabet / only / royalty / evolved / Greek / letters based on / hear / sounds / no letters
5 Greeks created their alphabet / cheat / Romans / fewer letters / before / Romans / around 7th century BC
1 D (Inhabited the east coast of the Mediterranean Sea)
2 В (Learn how to sail using the stars at night)
3 A (Like wood and glass. purple-coloured dye)
4 C (Based on sound)
5 C (The Roman alphabet evolved from the Greek alphabet)
2 shipbuilders, sailors and traders
3 wood, glass and purple dye
4 Phoenician alphabet
5 they could communicate with their trading partners
6 the Roman alphabet
b) 1 F, in London (in Wales)
2 F, Some locals told Emma… about the buildings (Nobody knew the buildings were there)
3 T, important because … size (enormous … this means they were very important)
4 T, isn’t unusual to find … ruins (is it common …to find things from Roman times in Britain?… Yes. Quite common)
5 F, Emma once discovered… (a man found …)
6 F, 40 years (400 years)
7 T, defend their homes in Italy (their homes in Italy were under attack)
What I saw / did – saw the clock tower show, went to the Kafka museum
Why visit? beautiful and interesting city
Invite friend – ‘Why don’t you come with me next time I go?’
Last month I went to Prague in the Czech Republic I went to the museum of the writer Franz Kafka and watched the funny clock tower show in the centre. You should visit if you haven’t already. It’s a beautiful and interesting city. Why don’t you come with me next time I go?
Date of arrival: 10th August
Favourite place: The Coliseum
Date you re turn: 20th August
Feelings: happy, excited
I’m staying at a beautiful …
It’s the best holiday of my life.
My family and I wanted to visit the art gallery but it was closed.
Every morning we go sightseeing.
Greeting from Rome. Italy! Tm here with my family. We arrived on the 10th August and we’re staying at a beautiful hotel. Every morning we go sightseeing. My favourite place was the Coliseum. It was amazing! We leave on the 20th August, which is tomorrow. I can’t believe this holiday is over already! It’s the best holiday of my life!