Here we will focus on Task 2A. We will give you some questions and points to consider when discussing the issue of global warming. Do not forget that you should base your answers on the quotations provided by the material.
“The truth is, as most of us know, that global warming is real and humans are major contributors, mainly because we wastefully burn fossil fuels.”
Quotation 1 describes humans as being the “major contributors” when it comes to global warming. Do you agree with the statement? Apart from “wastefully” burning fossil fuels, what other damages do we, humans, do? Think about the ways people increase CO2 emissions.
“Dealing with global warming doesn’t mean we have all got to suddenly stop breathing. Dealing with global warming means that we have to stop waste, and if you travel for no reason whatsoever, that is a waste.”
Quotation 2 also describes the human involvement in global warming. Humans are advised to avoid waste of any kind. Can you think of situa...