listen carefully 0720

 

Step1: Read the article as it is.

    空欄のままで読んでください。

   

[The following is a news story]   The Redneck Fishing Tournament was first held in Bath, Illinois, in 2005. There are two (a)_______. One is that you can’t use a fishing pole. The other is that you fish at your own risk. You can catch many fish without a pole because the fish fly into your (b)_______ or your net. When motorboats come near, the fish go crazy and jump out of the (c)_______. The fish sometimes hit the fishermen and injure them, for example one man got a black eye and a broken nose. The fish, carp from Asia, were (d)_______ introduced to this area decades ago. The fish are big eaters and fast breeders, and they force out native species of fish. They have spread from Louisiana to Minnesota. To stop the spread, the government has built underwater electric barriers. The tournament was started for the same (e)_______. In 2018, boats caught 5,300 of the fish. The event was held every year until 2019, when the tournament was  (f)_______ because of flooding.  Unfortunately, this year's tournament has been called off, too, because of the   (g)_______ of the coronavirus. 

• go crazy = 発狂する 

• a black eye = 目の周りのあざ 

• introduced to A = Aに持ち込まれた

• native = 原産の

• flooding = 洪水

Step 2: Listen to the audio and fill in the blanks with the words you hear.

オーディオを聞いて、空欄に入る語句を考えましょう。

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Step 3: Check your answers.

答えをチェックしてください。

[The following is a news story]   The Redneck Fishing Tournament was first held in Bath, Illinois, in 2005. There are two (a)rules. One is that you can’t use a fishing pole. The other is that you fish at your own risk. You can catch many fish without a pole because the fish fly into your (b)boat or your net. When motorboats come near, the fish go crazy and jump out of the (c)water. The fish sometimes hit the fishermen and injure them, for example one man got a black eye and a broken nose. The fish, carp from Asia, were (d)accidentally introduced to this area decades ago. The fish are big eaters and fast breeders, and they force out native species of fish. They have spread from Louisiana to Minnesota. To stop the spread, the government has built underwater electric barriers. The tournament was started for the same (e)reason. In 2018, boats caught 5,300 of the fish. The event was held every year until 2019, when the tournament was (f)canceled because of flooding.  Unfortunately, this year's tournament has been called off, too, because of the  (g)spread of the coronavirus.

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