Exercise 6. Tell in English what the following words and phrases mean.
global warming, environment, expansion, glacier, prediction, ecological damage, coral reefs, severe weather, storm, evaporation, flooding, drought, agriculture, desertification, species,migration, extinction, the Arctic, tropics.
Exercise 7. Make up sentences with the given words and phrases.
effects of global warming, environment, melting, sea-level rise, expansion, global changes, prevention, to cause ecological damage, evaporation of water, deforestation, acid rain, extinction of animals, solid waste, polluted air, to treat soil, fertilizer, changing climate, ecosystem, food chain, wastewater.
Exercise 8. Read the words, say which part of speech they belong to and translate them into Russian.
Exercise 9. Continue the raw of synonyms using the words from the text.
probable, possible; to restrict, to bound; forecast, prognosis; to effect, to induce; nearly, roughly; to deplete, to exhaust; area, district; in advance, beforehand; polar, north; to move, to travel; to come, to reach; to leave, go away.
Exercise 10. Choose one topic from the category Effects of global warming and prepare a report.