Tawakkol Karman (اليمنية توكل كرمان تفوز بجائزة نوبل للسلام) [Listening / Video-based Activity]
Tawakkol Karman (اليمنية توكل كرمان تفوز بجائزة نوبل للسلام)
- Level: Intermediate – Advanced
- Type of resource: listening activity
- Language: Modern Standard Arabic
- Theme: Human rights, Politics, Arab Spring
Task: Watch and listen to the short news report and answer the following questions in English or Arabic
Key to Vocabulary
- ناشط نشطاء Activist
- فاز يفوز بجائزة to win an award
- حاصل على holder of (qualification)
- تخلي عن السلطة to relinquish power
- كرامة dignity
- عدالة justice
- إعتراف Confession
- حرية التعبير Freedom of expression
- خلع النقاب to take off the veil
- خطف kidnapping
- حملات تشويه Smear campaigns
- What is the main gist of the video clip?
- Who is توكل كرمان ?
- What prize did she win?
- What are her qualifications?
- Who did she dedicate the award to?
- What are her thoughts regarding the Arab spring after winning the noble prize?
- What is her nickname? How do the Yemeni people refer to her?
- What type of difficulties she endure from the Yemeni government during her political activism?
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