মুহম্মদ মাছুম বিল্লাহ, সাবেক অধ্যাপক, সিলেট, মির্জাপুর ও কুমিল্লা ক্যাডেট কলেজ এবং রাজউক উত্তরা মডেল কলেজ
১৪ অক্টোবর, ২০১৬ ০০:০০
Read the text carefully and answer the questions 1, 2 and 3.
Good afternoon passengers. This is your captain Rashid Akbar speaking. First I like to welcome everyone on Flight BG 88. We are currently cruising at an attitude of 10058.40 feet at airspeed of 643.7376 km per hour. The time is 1:25 pm. The weather looks good and with the tailwind on our side we are expecting to land in Bangkok approximately fifteen minutes ahead of schedule. The weather in Bangkok is clear and sunny. The temperature is 32 degree Celsius for this afternoon. If the weather is good we should get a great view of the city as we descend. The cabin crew will be coming around in about twenty minutes' time to offer you a light snack and drinks. The inflight movie will being shortly after that. I'll talk to you again before we reach our destination. Until then, sit back, and enjoy the flight.
1. Choose the best one from the alternatives.
a. The weather ¾ fine.
(i) is guessed (ii) seems
(iii) is thought (iv) means
b. They will land on Bangkok airport ¾
(i) on time (ii) late
(iii) earlier than usual time
(iv) later than usual time
c. At the landing time the weather of Bangkok is ¾
(i) transparent and bright
(ii) sunny but gloomy
(iii) cloudy and but bright
(iv) sunny and drizzling
d. They reach Bangkok ¾
(i) in the morning
(ii) at night
(iii) at noon
(iv) in the afternoon
e. They ¾ to see a clear view of Bangkok.
(i) want (ii) find
(iii) hope (iv) must
f. They will be entertained ¾
(i) with dinner (ii) supper
(iii) light snacks and drinks
(iv) drinks and alcohols
g. Which of the following statement is true ¾
(i) they will have snacks and drinks and then watch movies
(ii) they will have lunch but watch no cinema
(iii) they will watch cinema and this is their entertainment
(iv) they will hardly be given snacks and drinks
h. The cabin crew will talk to the passengers ¾
(i) no more (ii) continuously
(iii) again (iv) once more
i. The cabin crew wish them ¾
(i) a long life (ii) a long flight
(iii) safe and sound flight
(iv) full of eating and drinking flight
j. They may have a clear view of the city of Bangkok ¾
(i) while moving
(ii) while landing
(iii) taking flight
(iv) while visiting different parts
k. There is an arrangement of ¾
(i) arrangement of movies outside the plane (ii) arrangement of movies in the airport
(iii) arrangement of movies in the city of Bangkok
(iv) arrangement of movies inside the plane
l. In the passage 20 minutes time has been mentioned ¾
(i) regarding their reaching Bangkok
(ii) regarding their taking snacks
(iii) regarding their taking drinks
(iv) regarding the beginning of the movies
m. In which sense 15 minutes has been mentioned in terms of ¾
(i) landing time (ii) leaving time
(iii) moving time (iv) visiting time
n. The cabin crew has declared that ¾
(i) he will not talk again
(ii) he will come again and again
(iii) he will talk before they reach Bangkok Airport
(iv) after reaching Bangkok Airport
o. Which of the following statement is right?
(i) the plane is running at a speed of 10058.40 km per hour
(ii) the plane is running at a speed of 10058.40 feet per hour
(iii) the plane is running at a speed of 643.7376 feet per hour
(iv) the plane is running at a speed of 643.7376 kilometer per hour
2. Answer the following questions in brief.
a. What does the cabin crew do first?
b. After greetings what does he do?
c. What does he do after introducing his name?
d. What is the height on which the plane is running?
e. What do the passengers expect?
f. How is the weather of Bangkok they see from the plane?
g. When will the cabin crew come?
h. What will he do with the passengers?
i. What will be the program after the light refreshment?
j. When will the captain talk again to the passengers?
K. When will they land on Bangkok Airport?
l. What is the speed of the plane?
3. Read the passage again and write a summary of it in around 50 words.
1. a-ii, b-iii, c-i, d-iv, e-iii, f-iii, g-i,
h-iii, i-iii, j-ii, k-iv, l-iv, m-i, n-iii, o-iv.
2. a. The cabin crew first greets the passengers.
b. After greetings the cabin crew introduces his name to the passengers.
c. He welcomes the passengers after introducing his name.
d. The plane is at an altitude of 10058.40 feet.
e. The passengers expect to land in Bangkok approximately fifteen minutes ahead of the schedule.
f. They can see from the plane that the weather of Bangkok is clear and sunny.
g. The cabin crew will come around in about twenty minutes.
h. He will offer the passengers a light snack and drinks.
i. The inflight move will begin shortly after the light refreshment.
j. The captain will talk to the passengers again before they reach their destination.
k. They will land on Bangkok Airport in the afternoon.
l. The speed of the plane is 643.7376 kilometer per hour.
3. The captain of the plane welcomes the passengers and tells them the height and speed of the plane per hour. He also informs them about the clean and sunny weather and temperature of Bangkok. They will reach Bangkok fifteen minutes ahead of the schedule. He tells them how they will be entertained.