Exercício de Listening - Statue of Liberty
Tão importante quanto saber falar, é a compreensão. Hoje veremos a história da Estátua da Liberdade enquanto treinamos nossos ouvidos e adquirimos vocabulário.
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____ ____ ____ ____ famous monuments in the world, the Statue of Liberty, ____ ____ ____ of friendship from the _____ of France to the United States on the centenary of American independence. It is a _____ symbol of freedom and democracy. The Statue of Liberty was dedicated on ______ 28, 1886, designated as a National Monument in _____ and restored for her centennial on _____ 4, _____. Made in Paris ____ ____ French sculptor Frederic-Auguste Bartholdi, in collaboration ______ Gustave Eiffel (who was ______ for the steel framework). The statue is of a robed _______ figure representing Libertas, the Roman goddess of ______, who bears a torch and a tabula ansata – a tablet evoking the _____ – upon which is inscribed the date of the American Declaration of Independence, July 4, ______. A broken chain lies at ____ _____. Before _____ _____ _____ transported to the United States, a site _____ _____ _____ _____ for it and a pedestal had to be built. The site _____ was an island at the entrance of New York Harbor. By, 1884, a statue which was _____ feet tall had been erected in Paris. In order to ______ the statue to America, the ______ was disassembled into _____ _____ and packed in 214 crates. _____ _____ later, it was reassembled on Bedloe's Island (renamed Liberty Island in _____). On October 28, 1886, the statue had been _____ _____ _____ and it was officially presented to the American people by Bartholdi. President Grover Cleveland dedicated the Statue of Liberty before _______ of spectators. Ever since, the great monument has been a symbol of liberty for the ______ _____ _____ who have passed through New York Harbor to make their ______ in America. Liberty Enlightening the World, the official name of the Statue of Liberty, was extensively restored ____ ____ ____ the spectacular centennial of American independence on 4 July 1986, for whom it symbolized the ideals of Washington and Lincoln. It has continued to _____ _____ across the world.
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