(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.
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.
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.
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.
Half of the earth
They left Melbourne for the Gulf of Carpentaria on August 20, winter in the southern ___
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)
a conclusion one draws (infers) based on premises or evidence
(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.
(n) thổ dân châu Úc
Until the eighteenth century, only ___s lived in Australia.
(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.
(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.
(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 ___ ___
(n) bão cát
They were halfway across the continent, but it was summer now, with very hot weather and _____s
(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.
change into, become
(__ __ with) no fight, be friendly
to stop going or working (often about a car)
when someone, usually a teacher, asks someone to speak.
put something in the place where it belongs.