Listening comprehension exercise in Arabic Posted by aziza on Feb 23, 2013 in Arabic Language, Culture, Pronunciation, Vocabulary
In this post, I present a listening comprehension exercise in Arabic. Listen to the news item and then answer the questions that follow using the given vocabulary.
حذر = warned
منظمة العمل الدولية = International Labor Organization
ارتفاع = increase
معدل = rate
البطالة = unemployment
الفئات العمرية = age groups
عبء – burden
مواجهة = facing
تباطؤ = slow
قاتم = grim
سوق العمل = labor market
1- What did the International Labor Organization warn of?
2- What is the average unemployment rate in the Middle East?
3- Which groups are worst affected by the problem of unemployment in the Middle East?
4- What is the rate of unemployment among the youth in the Middle East?
5- Why does the situation remain grim or unpromising in the Middle East?
6- In which countries is unemployment among women is at its highest levels?
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