#16. Smaug the Dragon

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Published: 7.23.2021
Level 6   |   Time: 5:49
Accent: British
Source: The Hobbit

Bilbo finally comes face to face with Smaug the dragon.


    

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  1. READ the VOCABULARY + BACKGROUND

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  2. WATCH the VIDEO

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  3. ANSWER the QUESTIONS

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  4. WATCH and READ the SCRIPT

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  5. DO the ACTIVITIES

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  1. LEA el VOCABULARIO y ANTECEDENTES.

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  2. VER el VIDEO

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  3. RESPONDE a las PREGUNTAS

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  4. MIRAR Y LEER

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  5. HACER LAS ACTIVIDADES

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  1. VOCABULARY와 BACKGROUND 읽기

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  2. 비디오 보기

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  3. QUESTIONS에 답하기

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  4. 비디오 보면서 SCRIPT 읽기

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  • ☐ ☐ ☐ precious [adj] - very valuable
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ unaccessibly [adv] - difficult to meet or find (inaccessibly)
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ merely [adv] - only, just
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ gaze upon [v] - look at
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ magnificence [n] - impressively great or beautiful
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a tale [n] - a story
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ fall short [exp] - not enough, less than required
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ utterly [adv] - completely, 100%
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ enormity [n] - largeness
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ stupendous [adj] - very very impressive
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ flattery [n] - a lot of insincere (dishonest) praise
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ your kind [exp] - your type, your race
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a riddle [n] - a question that requires cleverness to answer, usually as part of a game
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a title [n] - a name that describes someone's position or job
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a barrel [n] - a large round wooden container
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a share [n] - a portion, a part
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ part with [v] - give away, be separated from
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ claws [n] - the sharp hands and feet of an animal
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a spear [n] - a type of weapon
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a hurricane [n] - a large storm with wind and rain
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ found its mark [exp] - hit the target
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ Your reputation precedes you. [exp] - You are very famous.
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ tyrannical [adj] - using power in a cruel or evil way
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ almost tempted [exp] - not actually tempted
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ suffer [v] - experience pain or a bad situation
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ corrupt [v/adj] - make someone bad, evil
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ drive him mad [exp] - make him crazy
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ But I think not. [exp] - But I don't think so.

[n] - noun,  [v] - verb,   [phv] - phrasal verb,  [adj] - adjective,  [exp] - expression



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Bilbo
  • Bilbo has just entered the Dwarvish city of Erebor.
  • He is on a quest to kill a dragon named Smaug.
  • Smaug stole Erebor from the dwarves because of its wealth and gold.
  • The dwarves have sent Bilbo into the chamber to steal the Arkenstone.
  • The Arkenstone is a large jewel that gives its owner the right to be king of the dwarves.

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  1. Smaug ____ see Bilbo.
    can
    cannot

  2. Smaug ____ smell Bilbo.
    can
    cannot

  3. Smaug ____ hear Bilbo.
    can
    cannot

  4. Smaug ____ that Bilbo is wearing a magic ring.
    knows
    doesn't know

  5. Bilbo ____ the ring.
    hides
    takes off

  6. Bilbo tells Smaug that he wants ____.
    to talk to him
    the Arkenstone
    to gaze upon him
    to help the dwarves

  7. Smaug _____ that Bilbo is a hobbit.
    knows
    doesn't know

  8. Bilbo _____ Smaug his name and where he comes from.
    tells
    doesn't tell

  9. Bilbo tells Smaug some titles related to his _____.
    family
    friends
    weapons
    adventures

  10. Smaug ____ that Bilbo is helping the dwarves.
    knows
    doesn't know

  11. Bilbo ____ that he is helping the dwarves.
    admits
    doesn't admit

  12. Smaug thinks that Bilbo came to _____ for the dwarves.
    kill him
    talk to him
    steal the Arkenstone
    take some gold

  13. Smaug offers to give Bilbo _____.
    some gold
    some gems
    his life
    nothing

  14. Bilbo _____ the Arkenstone.
    sees
    can't find

  15. Bilbo notices ____ on Smaug's body.
    the Arkenstone
    some blood
    a weakness
    a scar

  16. Smaug thinks that the Arkenstone will make Thorin ____.
    king
    rich
    angry
    crazy

  17. Smaug tries to _____ and _____ Bilbo.
    burn
    bite
    crush

  18. Bilbo _____ grab the Arkenstone.
    is able to
    isn't able to



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