Here are some online exercises based on 

a spoof of The Matrix


Watch the spoof :

with English subtitles


Do the exercises

 General understanding

Listening comprehension

Writing a short text

Worksheet (pdf)




If you enjoyed the Meatrix 

you will certainly love "Store Wars". 

Click here.














The following advertisements were published in The New York Times as part of the turning point project.

The first ad in this series explains how corporations have taken over farming, and contributed to a crisis in

 agriculture. Subsequent ads reveal the social, environmental, economic, and human health consequences of the

 current crisis. Along with the picture of each ad you will find links to the groups who have signed the ad, as well as

 specific action steps that you can take. You can download full versions of the advertisements by clicking on them.



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