▪Article’s Title: NYC Moves Closer to Tobacco-Buying Age of 21
1) overwhelmingly: (adverb) strongly or completely
2) initiative: (noun) a new plan or process to achieve something or solve a problem
1) What did the city council’s voted for?
2) Which state has a plan to vote about raise the purchasing age?
1) The fines starting at $1,000. Is it too much or not?
2) The city prohibits smoking in restaurants, bars, parks and beaches. What do you think about this law?
I think the first comp. Question is good, but I think Second one is not related the main idea.
Ok I will change.
-Who were against about the new law?
1) patronize: to treat others in a manner that shows you consider yourself to be better or more important than they are
2) illicit: illegal or socially disapproved of:
1) What is the bad effect to young people’s health who smoke before 21?
2) What are the arguments for new tobacco rule?
1) Do you think tobacco should be illegal for all of the age? Why or Why not?
2) Sometime 18~20 age people was thought that they are still children. Do you agree with that? Why or Why not?
Hey Kazu 🙂 I like your discussion questions!
So I choose your questions. I want to talk a lot about yours!
i like your discussion question too!! looking forward to do that tomorrow!!!!!!!
1. overwhelmingly : strong or completely
2. administration : the arrangements and tasks needed to control the operation of a plan or organization
1. What was the City Council’s vote for?
2. What is Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s opinion about that vote?
1. How old is the best for this low in your opinion? Why?
2. Do you smoke? Why or why not?
I like both Comp. Questions.
Hi BF 🙂 I like your comprehension questions and discussion questions but
we already knew that no body smoking in our group. So we can argue just about why not.
oh yes, i didn’t think about it 😦 let’s talk about why not!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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