The female mechanic, listening Posted by aziza on Sep 30, 2016 in Arabic Language, Culture, Vocabulary
Watch the news story from bbcarabic on a young lady who works as a mechanic in Upper Egypt, an area which is known for being very traditional and conservative.
The questions are based on the first 1:10 minutes of the video. The vocabulary list below can help you in understanding the report.
A: Complete the missing words based on the first sentence of the video.
مهنة ————– لا يمتهنها إلا —————- في ————— ما زال ————- ب—————- والتقاليد
B: Answer the following questions in Arabic:
في أية محافظة تعمل الفتاة؟
منذ كم سنة تعمل الفتاة في ورشة والدها؟
ماذا تتحدى الفتاة في عملها؟
C: Answer the following questions in English:
What drove the young lady to improve her mechanical skills?
Where did she get her mechanical training?
What is her dream for the future?
مهنة = Profession
مجتمع = Society
متمسك = Adheres
العادات = Customs
التقاليد = Traditions
محافظة = Governorate
صعيد مصر = Upper Egypt
ورشة = Workshop
متحدية = Defiant
تحرم = Deprives
تلتفت = Pay attention
شهادة = Degree
تجارية = Commercial
تطوير = Development
مهارات = Skills
إصلاح = Repair
تدريب = Training
صيانة = Maintenance
Come back again later to check the answers.