The media are the means of communication ,e.g Television , radio , Newspapers. Their purpose is to entertain or spread news and information to a large number of people.
Answer the following questions.
What's your favorite media ?
What type of programs do you enjoy the most on the media ?
What are the advantages and disadvantages of the media, in your opinion ?
2- Look at the diagram of the front page of a daily newspaper and label the following parts:
4- Match the following terms with the correct definition from the choices given below
a- Someone who collects information for and writes news articles
The person who provides the sketches and cartoons for the newspaper
A collective term for certain media personnel
The person who decides on the overall policy and content of the newspaper
is _______________________ ~
A reporter working on a news story on the spot, e.g. in a foreign country,
The purpose of a headline
is to sum up in a few words the main news event. Read the following imaginary newspaper headlines and write them out in full sentences:
HintA US killer gets sentenced to 22 years in jail. / VAT is set to rise by 6%. / Residents say "no" to the new motorway. /An angry pupil bites his teacher. / British tourists burn in the Spanish sun.
7-Into which category of television show do you think the following fall