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Natural Disasters in the News
Writing Task 2
Students work individually
Controlled writing practice
Increasingly the news mostly shows disasters such as earthquakes, volcanoes, and man-made disasters. However such news is not useful for everybody and only serves to make the news more sensational and exciting. Should the news cover disasters man-made and natural?