Read the text and answer the questions.
n Good afternoon passengers. This is your captain Rashid Akbar speaking. First I'd like to welcome everyone on Flight BG 88...
n Oxygen and the air pressure are always being monitored. In the event of a lack of
oxygen, an oxygen mask will automatically appear in front of you... [See full text from textbook]
1. True/False :
(a) The captain declares that they will reach Bangkok a little bit late.
False : The captain declares that they will reach Bangkok ahead of their schedule.
(b) The weather in Bangkok is comfortable. True
(c ) The temperature is 32 degree Celsius for the evening.
False : The temperature is 32 degree Celsius for this afternoon.
(d) They expect to see a great view of the city in case of good weather. True
(e) The passengers will have light snacks and drinks from the canteen.
False : The cabin crew will offer them a light snack and drinks
(f) The air authority on board continuously monitor oxygen and air pressure. True
(g) An oxygen mask will appear before the passengers if they find less amount of oxygen than necessary. True
(h) The mask should not be removed after using until a uniformed crew suggests to do it. True
(i) One can easily smoke on board.
False : The flight is a nonsmoking one.
(j) Safety information is available in the cared in the seat pocket. True
(k) Passengers are requested to read the information regarding the safety card. True
(l) The passengers should read the information regarding safety after takeoff.
False : The passengers should read the information regarding safety before takeoff.
(m) Passengers are discouraged to ask any question.
False : Passengers are encouraged to ask questions.
2. MCQ :
(a) The weather seems ¾
(i) rough (ii) hot (iii) cold (iv) fine
(b) The plane is supposed to reach ¾ ahead of the schedule
(i) half an hour (ii) quarter hour
(iii) one hour (iv) ten minutes
(c ) Sunlight ¾ the Bangkok city
(i) Embraces (ii) kills (iii) absent (iv) throws
(d) The cabin crew will come in ¾ minutes to offer drinks and snacks
(i) ten (ii) twenty (iii) thirty (iv) forty
(e) An oxygen mask will appear ¾ if there is lack of oxygen
(i) suddenly (ii) forcibly (iii) slowly (iv) automatically
(f) What an uniformed crew will do?
(i) ask to remove the mask
(ii) ask to wear the mask
(iii) tell to return the mask
(iv) use the mask more
(g) One cannot ¾ in the flight
(i) take any food (ii) use the bathroom (iii) spit in the wash room (iv) smoke
(j) The seat pocket holds ¾
(i) safety card (i) meal coupon
(iii) booklets (iv) cigarettes
3. Fill in the gaps with appropriate words :
Emergency, Opportunity, Monitored, Welcomes, Hopes, Airport, Offered, until, Safety, If, Put, Place
The captain of the plane (a) ¾ everyone on Flight BG88. He (b) ¾ to land on Bangkok (c) ¾ fifteen minutes ahead of the schedule. A light snack and drinks will be (d) ¾ by the cabin crews. The passengers will have the (e) ¾ to watch the movies. Oxygen and the air pressure are always being (f) ¾ for the (g) ¾ of the passengers. An oxygen mask will appear(h) ¾ there is lack of oxygen. A passenger is then to (i) ¾ the mask towards his/her and (j) ¾ it firmly over nose and mouth.
Ans. (a) Welcomes, (b) Hopes, (c) Airport,
(d) Offered, (e) Opportunity, (f) Monitored,
(g) Safety, (h) If, (i) Put, (j) Place
4. Answer the following questions :
(a) What is the name of the captain?
Ans. The name of the captain is Rashid Akbar.
(b) What is his expectation?
Ans. His expectation is that they will land on Bangkok fifteen minutes ahead of schedule.
(c) How is the weather of Bangkok?
Ans. The weather of Bangkok is clear and sunny.
(d) What will happen in case of good weather?
Ans. They will have a great view of the city in case of good weather.
(e) What will the cabin crew do with the passengers?
Ans. The cabin crew will come with a light snack and drinks for the passengers.
(f) Which things are always monitored?
Ans. Oxygen and the air pressure are always monitored.
(g) What will happen if there is a lack of oxygen?
Ans. If there is a lack of oxygen , an oxygen mask will automatically appear in front of a passenger.
(h) How long a passenger sill keep the mask?
Ans. A passenger will keep the mask until a uniformed crew member advises the passenger to remove it.
(i)What a passenger should do in case of emergency?
Ans. A passenger should assume the bracing position in case of an emergency.
(j) Is smoking allowed in the flight?
Ans. No. It is a nonsmoking flight.
(k) Where is the safe information can be obtained?
Ans. The safety information can be obtained in the card located in the seat pocket.
(L) When the passengers are asked to read the safety information?
Ans. The passengers are asked to read the safety information before takeoff.
(m) Who can be asked questions in the plane?
Ans. Any crew members can be asked questions.
5. Captain Rashid Akbar is (a) ¾ with the passengers. He (b) ¾ them on his flight. He (c) ¾ them that they are now (d) ¾ at an altitude of 1005840 cm feet . The weather in Bangkok is (e) ¾. So, he (f) ¾ that the passengers will (g) ¾ a nice view of Bangkok. He also (h) ¾ them that the cabin crew will come to (i) ¾ them with light snacks and drinks. They will also have opportunity to (j) ¾ inflight movies.
Ans. (a) speaking (b) welcomes (c) informs (d) cruising (e) fine/clear (f) hopes (g) have (h) tells/informs (i) entertain (j) watch
6. Write a paragraph on the announcement of the captain.
The captain of the plane is Rashid Akbar who welcomes all the passengers on flight 88. He tells them that they are now cruising at an altitude of 1005840 cm feet. The weather looks good. He hopes that the plane will arrive fifteen minutes before the arrival time. He tells the passengers that the cabin crew will go to them with light snacks and drinks. The moving will also start soon.। ।