Modern Wonders of Civil Engineering

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Autor: Eliza Romaniuk, Joanna Wrana

Opis: technical english for intermediate, upperintermediate and advanced students
CONTENTS:
I INTRODUCTION
II PUBLIC AND STATE BUILDINGS
1. KANSAI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
2. THE HOUSTON ASTRODOME
3. THE SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE
4. BURJ AL ARAB
5. THE BIBLIOTHEKA ALEXANDRINA
6. THE PENTAGON

III TOWERS AND SKYSCRAPERS
1. THE EMPIRE STATE BUILDING
2. THE GATEWAY ARCH
3. THE SEARS TOWER
4. TAIPEI 101

IV BRIDGES AND TUNNELS
1. THE MILLAU VIADUCT
2. THE AKASHI KAIKYO BRIDGE
3. THE RION ANTIRION BRIDGE
4. THE CHANNEL TUNNEL
5. THE BIG DIG

V DAMS
1. DAMS
2. HOOVER DAM
3. THE ITAPU DAM
4. THE THREE GORGES DAM

VI COMMUNICATIVE ACTIVITIES AND PHOTOCOPIABLE MATERIALS
VII TAPESCRIPT SECTION
VIII ANSWER KEY
IX GLOSSARY
X BIBLIOGRAPHY