News for Kids 國小 2019/10/07
The Longest Boat Trip Ever
Narrator: Hey everybody - all aboard!上船的時候船長的會這樣說: "All aboard!"
Well, we're not really sailing on a boat today. But, I am going to tell you
about an exciting boat trip.
A huge boat named the Viking Sun left England on August 31 of this year. It
is on a trip that will last for 245 days. That's eight months! 你能想像嗎?
Student: Eight months is a long time. Where will the boat go?
Narrator: That's a very good question.這是好問題 It will sail around the
world and visit 51 countries. The trip will return to England in May of the
year 2020. This makes it the longest boat trip ever!明年5月才會回英國
Student: Will passengers get bored?
Narrator: Are you kidding? 一點都不會無聊! There are lots of things to do on
the ship. Of course, there are swimming pools on the boat. There's also a
movie theater. There are lots of places to relax.有好多地方可以放鬆 There's a
library, too! There's also a gym if you want to exercise.
Oh, I almost forgot the best part - the excellent food! Oh, I wish I could be
on that boat!
Student: Does it cost a lot of money?
Narrator: Yes, it does. 其實，超級貴的! The cheapest ticket is 81,000 US
dollars. 最便宜的票就是8萬一千塊美金喔How much is 81,000 US dollars? A
McDonald's cheeseburger costs about 1 dollar, so that's 81,000 cheeseburgers!
Student: Wow! I think I'll just stay home.
Narrator: Yeah, that's too expensive for me, too.我也是覺得太貴了 Oh well.
It's nice to dream about a trip like that. Dreaming is free! 做夢就是免費
Did you dream about me last night? Probably not!
1. Dream作夢，夢想。I'm dreaming about sailing a boat to New
Zealand我夢想駕帆船去紐西蘭。You're kidding, you can't even
2. Kid開玩笑。He's not really hurt; he's just
kidding.他沒有真的受傷，他只是在開玩笑。I'm not kidding我不是開玩笑。
3. Exciting讓人興奮的。What an exciting baseball game好精采的棒球賽! That's
an exciting news真讓人高興的消息!
4. Exercise運動。Children need an hour of exercise a day小朋友一天需要
cheap便宜的。The cheapest ticket costs $1,000NT
最便宜的票也要台幣一千元。That's expensive 很貴呢!
Now let's read the words again. Dream夢想 kid開玩笑 exciting讓人興奮的
1) What is this story about?
A: The biggest boat in the world B: A boat accident C: The longest boat trip.
2) In the story, what is the number 245?
A: The people on the boat. B: The days of the trip. C: The price of the
3) Where did the boat leave from?
A: England B: Canada C: The United States
1, C 2, B 3, A
內文出處: ICRT Lunchbox
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