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donderdag 21 januari 2016

The Space Bathroom

Tim Peake is the first British astronaut in space for more than 20 years. He is currently part of the team at the International Space Station.
This week, a video was released in which Tim Peake answers one of the most frequently asked question about space exploration.

First read the assignment. Next watch the video. Take notes to help you do the assignment.

  1. Tim speaks about “going to the loo”.
    Do you know any other words or expressions that mean the same thing?
    Tip: If you listen carefully, you can hear several in the video.

  2. Tim says: “It really is quite simple.”
    Listen carefully to the two instructions he gives next.
    Write them down.
    Optionally, make a sign for proper use to hang up at the ISS loo.

  3. How does the machine make sure that going to the loo in space doesn’t create a big mess?

Extra listening assignment
  1. Find the video in which Tim Peake shows how to brew a cup of coffee in space.
  2. Watch the video.
  3. Explain the coffee brewing procedure in your own words.