U1L1_Burke and Wills across australia
|Swamp||(n) area of low, wet land with trees |
In some years, it rains only 8 centimeters in the outback, but in other years, rainstorms turn the desert into sandy ___s.
|Outback||situated well inland from the coast or border|
vùng xa xôi, rừng núi
In some years, it rains only 8 centimeters in the _____, but in other years, rainstorms turn the desert into sandy swamps.
|Expedition||a journey organized for a particular purpose|
cuộc thám hiểm
In 1860, Robert O'hara Burke, a police officer from Ireland, was chosen to lead an ___ across the continent from south to north.
|supplies||the food and equipment necessary for an army exercise, camping trip, and so on|
He took with him William John Wills and eleven other men, camels, horses, and enough ___ for a year and a half.
|Hemisphere||Half of the earth|
They left Melbourne for the Gulf of Carpentaria on August 20, winter in the southern ___
|Search Party||a party of people to search for someone|
Aborigines helped the last man who was still alive, and a __ ___ found him in September 1861.
a natural stream of water smaller than a river (and often a tributary of a river)
|Inference||a conclusion one draws (infers) based on premises or evidence|
|interior||(n) inside, away from the coast, vùng nằm sâu trong đất liền|
Australia is a huge country, and the outback (the Australian word for the ___ of the country) is desert.
|aborigine||(n) thổ dân châu Úc|
Until the eighteenth century, only ___s lived in Australia.
|continent||(n) châu lục|
In 1860, Robert O'hara Burke, a police officer from Ireland, was chosen to lead an expedition across the ____from south to north.
|ahead||(adv) về phía trước|
Finally, a small group led by Burke moved on __ of the others to a river named Cooper's Creek and set up their base camp.
|base camp||(n) trại, căn cứ|
Finally, a small group led by Burke moved on ahead of the others to a river named Cooper's Creek and set up their ___ ___
|sandstorm||(n) bão cát|
They were halfway across the continent, but it was summer now, with very hot weather and _____s
|journey||(n) cuộc hành trình|
The ___ across the desert was very difficult, but at the end of January, they reached the Flinders River near the Gulf of Carpentaria.
|turn into||change into, become|
|get along||(__ __ with) no fight, be friendly|
|break down||to stop going or working (often about a car)|
|call on||when someone, usually a teacher, asks someone to speak.|
|put away||put something in the place where it belongs.|
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