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Is This The End of Cheap Oil? (2) Posted by on Sep 10, 2016

Marhaba! I hope you found the reading comprehension exercise on the hike in the price of oil after the Saudi-Russian agreement useful and interesting. Today, I am sharing the answers to the previous questions in the reading comprehension post. I hope you are starting to feel comfortable when discussing some of the world’s latest developments…

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Is This The End of Cheap Oil? Posted by on Sep 6, 2016

Marhaba! Oil is one of the most important resources that we need to survive. Be it from driving our cars, to operating factories and heavy machinery, to heating up during the winter, or for a variety of other factors, we are still very dependent on oil. Despite the fact that there has been lots of…

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Listening comprehension in Arabic – answers Posted by on Nov 15, 2012

In this post, I present the transcription of the news item presented earlier and the answers to the questions. Transcription: أوضحت دراسة نفطية متخصصة أن السعودية تتصدر دول العالم من حيث احتياطي النفط، إذ تستحوذ على ما نسبته 38.7 في المئة من الاحتياطي العالمي، وأضافت أنه بإمكان المملكة أن تستمر في الإمدادات النفطية لمدة ثمانين…

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Listening comprehension in Arabic Posted by on Nov 14, 2012

Listen to the news item below and answer the questions that follow: Use the following words to aid your understanding: نفط  = oil احتياطي النفط = oil reserve العالمي = global تستحوذ  = own الإمدادات  = supplies تستمر = continue مستوى = level إنتاج = production أنجز = achieve استثمار = investment تكلفة = cost…

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