SAVE OUR EARTH

A. Look at the following picture and answer the questions

Industrial Smokestacks Carbon dioxide, sulfur dioxide, and other types of contaminants pouring from industrial smokestacks contribute largely to the world’s atmospheric pollution. Carbon dioxide contributes significantly to global warming, while sulfur dioxide emissions are the principal cause of acid rain in the northeastern United States, southeastern Canada, and eastern Europe.

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What do you know about the picture ? What make the earth dangerous from the picture ? Who must be responsible for the problem of the earth ? What can we do to save the earth ? as a student, can you participate in saving our earth ? how ?

B. Look at the following vocabularies, write the pronunciation of the words and their meaning ?
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” Daun said. but the 2007 Law on Spatial Planning stipulates a city should provide at least 30 percent of its total size for open green space. 2. Daud Silalahi from the University of Padjajaran in Bandung keeps losing its open green space due to residential and industrial developments.” Environmental technology expert Eddy Soentjahyo said motor vehicle emission has contributed up to 70 percent of air pollution in the city. We will propose to the city administration to oblige the automotive manufacturers to plant five trees for each motor vehicle they produce.net Questions 1. emisi e. “The automotive industry also has the responsibility to provide green areas as the solution of pollution problem. 21 trees must be planted to balance for the pollution the city vehicles are responsible for. because it reduces carbon emission by absorbing pollutants and reload source of oxygen to clean the air. “What I (am) concerned (for) the most is that we have the law without implementation procedures. What do Eddy Soentjahyo and Daud Silalahi suggest? D.5 million motor vehicles. which has more than 5.” Eddy said. To whom is the proposal proposed? 3. December 1. Read the following text and answer the questions Five Trees should be Planted for Every Vehicle: Experts V e h i c l e m a n u f a c t u r e r s should take someresponsibility for the serious air pollution in the city by planting five trees for every motor vehicle they produce.C. operational director o f I n d o n e s i a n Hazardous Materials and Waste Research (IHWaR) Foundation told a discussion in commemoration of World Tree Day on Nov.Zulfan A Rambe. The Jakarta Post. environment experts said. How can we reduce air pollution? 6. Some 9 percent of Jakarta’s city area is made up of “open green space”. 3. Match the following word to their meaning 1. vehicle manufacturer hazardous waste commemoration a. Saturday. 2007 Picture: http://www. he said.joekaz. housing c. Experts have said open green spaces one alternative solution to deal with air pollution. They said trees can improve drainage by preventing soil erosion and absorbing rainwater. How should the proposal be followed up? 4. What is proposed by Zulfan A Rambe? 2. Why is the proposal proposed? 5. 5. said city administration. rubbish d. dangerous b. 4. Ma n u f a c t u r e r s should join together to buy land in the city where trees could be planted. “The administration should make regulations about corporate responsibilities to deal with the pollution problem. remembrance . Eddy also suggested property developers consider making green areas on rooftops to absorb the sun heat.

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