Intermediate Stories


Listen to the story and put in the missing words.

Sal:   Did you hear about the accident in North Korea?
Dave:    No, happened?
Sal:   There was an explosion on a . The whole area was levelled. People 20 kilometres felt the blast. They say they saw a huge black .
Dave:    My God! Did anyone die?
Sal:   Yea, but is not clear how many. Official figures 154 died and 1300 are injured. The figures are much higher. A whole school was levelled. It near the border with China. North Korea asked for International help. International aid workers have been to the site. Apparently they were in soon after the acccident. It's unusual.
Dave:    What was South Korea's response?

Sal:  South Korea and immediately offered help.