Hit the road, Jack!! (song by Ray Charles)
During the summer time there are millions of people travelling all over the world, but these globetrotters are not anything new.
Let's read first about this modern adventure:
Green-powered boat prepares for round-the-world voyage (The Guardian)
However, more than 500 years ago, the Vikings, Christopher Colombus and many other Portuguese and Spanish explorers carried out incredible voyages, such as travelling around the world for the first time ever!!!
Here's another interesting video for you: How Magellan circumnavigated the globe - Ewandro Magalhaes (TED talk)
and some articles for you to read:
Timeline of the Magellan–Elcano circumnavigation (Wikipedia)
Once Upon a time 14- the golden age of Spain
The first time I mentioned perhaps you thought I was going to talk about basketball >>>
English with Lucy >>> The 10 WORST TRAVEL MISTAKES you must not make
Some other activities for you to do:
News Review: Trump 'racist' tweets (BBC Learning English)
Understand Idioms in English! - Learn English Vocabulary with PapaWhat do these idioms really mean: to read between lines, to see (right) through someone/something, to jump to conclusions ? What other idioms does he talk about?
REVISION FOR ESO
5. ¿Cuánto tiempo hace que empezaste a estudiar inglés?
"All work and no play makes Jack/Jill a dull boy/girl"
Dick Turpin - The Champion (1979)
SOLUTIONS to the exercises in the previous post /for further exercises of this level go to Mock exams (4º ESO)/: