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Name: Assignments: 1 Reading Comprehension: (separate handout) || Newspaper article: How world's biggest ship is delivering Christmas - all the way from China, by John Vidal (2006) 1 Summarize the article in not more than 150 words. 2 Examine the author's stance on globalization. Take style and language (tone, choice of words, stylistic devices) into account. Written Exam 12/4 3 Write a well-structured comment dealing with the question if you feel prepared for a "world where average is over" (Thomas L. Friedman). In your comment, clarify whether or not you agree with Friedman that "average" will no longer suffice in a globalized world. Or: Comment on one of the following statements: or: GLOBALIZATION "It's true that globalization, with all its fantastic improvements in the world and the technological progress linked to it, has increased inequality at country level, especially inside countries. And there are people that were left behind - people, sectors, regions - that has created a sense of frustration in the rust belts of the world." Antonio Guterres "The benefits and consequences of globalization have a great deal to do with whether we are intelligent and thoughtful about how we approach globalization, or whether we are blindly accepting - or blindly resistant." Bearbeitungszeit: 4 Schulstunden Erlaubte Hilfsmittel: Keep in mind! Reduction of formal points if - - - einsprachiges Wörterbuch - zweisprachiges Wörterbuch quotes are not properly indicated. page numbers are missing. handwriting is...

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extremely bad or careless. Ethan Zuckerman Good Luck!!! 5 10 15 20 25 30 35 40 How world's biggest ship is delivering our Christmas - all the way from China Toys, chestunus articles and food four china Christmas is coming not in sacks or sleighs this year but on board the biggest ship afloat, on its maiden voyage from China. To the relief of children, parents and shopkeepers everywhere - but to the despair of European manufacturers - mountains of crackers, toys and games as well as decorations, calendars, wrapping paper, food and every imaginable gift are currently steaming past Spain and should reach Felixstowe, Suffolk, on Saturday aboard the vast Emma Maersk 3. Bitch christmas depends on the goods frour chuive If anything - perish the thought should happen to this quarter of a mile long, 200ft-high (61 metre) behemoth, that is as wide as a motorway and is powered by the largest diesel engine ever built, then Christmas might have to be cancelled. The manifest for the 3,000 containers of goods [...] reveals the largest single consignment of festive cheer ever delivered - a floating world of British desires and necessities. For children, the ship is like Hamleys, Harrods and Selfridges combined. [...] manfacturing pour US/CN to China, see ball becomed - But the Emma Maersk, which has a crew of just 13 and a propeller weighing 130 tonnes, is also witness to how global manufacturing has shifted massively from Europe and the US to China as free trade has burgeoned under the auspices of the World Trade Organisation. [...] China is now far and away the world's biggest maker and exporter of everything from toy gorillas to steel and electronic goods. z boom buffet ) The manifest of the ship perfectly reflects the consumer society at Christmas. Crackers, poker hal al tables, bingo sets, drum kits, electronic toys and pre-school building blocks by the score will poster be delivered in astonishing quantities. [...] Pets will be especially pleased; 138,000 tins of catfood - variety unknown - are on their way, as are mountains of dogfood. One woman who will not be at Felixstowe watching the Emma Maersk arrive in the Orwell estuary with the aid of several tugs and two pilots is Caroline Lucas, Green MEP for south- east England. Last year she led an EU study into trade with China and found, its implications terrifying. 6.B. imports 5x as much vom china as it exports Trade between China and Britain is very much one-way traffic. According to the Department of Trade and Industry, Britain exported just over £2.8bn of goods to China last year but imported nearly £16bn - a 30-fold increase on 1980. The UK may be Europe's third biggest trading partner with China but in global terms we account for less than 2% of China's trade. Warning that more than a million jobs in European agriculture and textiles could be lost within a year, Ms Lucas said the Emma Maersk was a microcosm of globalisation. Europe loves fees to clima "These are the goods that Europe used to make. We are faced with a country that has an almost absolute advantage in an increasing number of sectors. This a triumph for multinational capital, not for Chinese workers who, as well as suffering from some of the worst labour exploitation on record, are also losing jobs at a phenomenal rate," she said. diese was suffes, get explice fat будет мер "Whole sectors of global trade are now being dominated by companies operating out of China and it's clear that the whole free trade project is in question. The real cost of the goods that the Emma Maersk is bringing in should include the environment, the markets destroyed in. developing countries and the millions of jobs lost." duld destays anveramennt (diesel) condescending surastic? But Europe's trade commissioner, Peter Mandelson, who could not be contacted yesterday, would almost certainly approve of the Emma Maersk. The official line from his Brussels office is that China is a globalisation "success story" and its growth as a manufacturing centre means cheaper goods in European shops more competitive companies, and lower inflation. auther doesn't think so EU. 60. Fade says is goud chime comite 45 The Emma Maersk, the first of a fleet of seven equally large container ships, will soon be on its way back to China. But instead of carrying toys and electronic gorillas, catfood and computers, it will be taking back the detritus of a throwaway Christmas. sees boru sules In what has been described as both a virtuous and a vicious circle, one of Britain's biggest exports to China is now waste plastic - which is turned back into the soft toys and decorations that the Emma Maersk brings to Britain. From: The Guardian, October 2006. Annotations: 1.2 1.7 1.8 1.9 I. 10 I. 11 I. 15 I. 15 1. 23 1. 23 1.46 maiden voyage perish the thought (infml) behemoth (fml) manifest consignment Hamleys... Selfridges to burgeon under the auspices of tug MEP detritus (fml) - first journey of a ship - used when sb. thinks a suggestion is unpleasant or ridiculous // 'Gott bewahre!' -giant - list of goods - delivery - famous department stores - to flourish, to boom - with the support and approval of - small powerful boat which pulls large ships - Member of the European Parliament - rubbish = 1 Summary In the Newspaper article sitled "How world's biggest op skip is delivering christmas - all the way from chind published in "The Geordian" win 2006, the author John Vidal explains the trade relationships between Britain and Chind, and in the context of global trade and globaliz- ation. Second Classtest 12/2 ✓ Ill. 15-17) for The author gives an unsight to the contents of outlines how the majority of christ- hats articles are now manfuctured win, and imported from china, thus costing jobs wins Europe and the U.S..." All this is a consequence of globalization and bee sade Britain imports five times more from chind than it exports and still only a small portion of China's globall trade (ll. 26-37). According to Green MEP Conceline lucas this destays european soles, workels in developing combies and the environment (1l. 30-39), ✓ Chinese workers are being exploited while Europe's trail commission declares chine as globalisation winner bringing benefits for свийн Europeans. Bretain imports goods from and exports its waste (ll. 47-49). Y 145 words Bitte Rüchsprade halten! gr P (E-) gr 233 575 1 ili ge conta id electi ay Chris' iles cious ci ack into a ship thinks ott bev artmer to boo ipport erful b of the Written Exam 12/4 Good! 2 First and foremost the auther uses Santa claus indications and creates a picturse of the famous myth in the seaulers head, quickly being desboyed by the picture of In addition a quarter of a mile long, 200fs - highs belount Britain ma (el. 81) instantly creating a negative attitul a sarcasti samords the Chinese ship wir contrast to the sheeuld hap the ship I gr witled chilcher's fairytail. Furthermore he stakes cancelled. ✓ He habes I his opinion sather clearly directly of the ✓beginning, putting it air contrast to some- thing positive again. "To the seleif of chu by consul parents and shopheepers" (1.2), "but to the Сегерели despeus of european manufacturers "(1-3). viliv expl In general he uses a wsy figurative lange the ther ("montains of crackers" (1.3)) or deseshies the contents of the ship most as a Europeans a • floating world of British desires and necessites" (1.10.1) or comporing the ship a conglomers of samens department ве у режи 2 Analysis stores (cf. а ливневе pa a feeling of The author of the article with the almost goods conta sarcastic sitle :,, How morld's beygjesh shp is delivering distmas - all the way from this, alisin (f. paints a different picture from what is usun ship and H said about bee hade, that it brings proped global mem for all and benefits everyone around the globe, and undese bence "globalization". Uvina becar exporter of plan by approving an Ешкерели а zo so +atroop * abruptly 1( metaphos. metaphies agricult IX she sees A balisation sade don

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Name: Assignments: 1 Reading Comprehension: (separate handout) || Newspaper article: How world's biggest ship is delivering Christmas - all the way from China, by John Vidal (2006) 1 Summarize the article in not more than 150 words. 2 Examine the author's stance on globalization. Take style and language (tone, choice of words, stylistic devices) into account. Written Exam 12/4 3 Write a well-structured comment dealing with the question if you feel prepared for a "world where average is over" (Thomas L. Friedman). In your comment, clarify whether or not you agree with Friedman that "average" will no longer suffice in a globalized world. Or: Comment on one of the following statements: or: GLOBALIZATION "It's true that globalization, with all its fantastic improvements in the world and the technological progress linked to it, has increased inequality at country level, especially inside countries. And there are people that were left behind - people, sectors, regions - that has created a sense of frustration in the rust belts of the world." Antonio Guterres "The benefits and consequences of globalization have a great deal to do with whether we are intelligent and thoughtful about how we approach globalization, or whether we are blindly accepting - or blindly resistant." Bearbeitungszeit: 4 Schulstunden Erlaubte Hilfsmittel: Keep in mind! Reduction of formal points if - - - einsprachiges Wörterbuch - zweisprachiges Wörterbuch quotes are not properly indicated. page numbers are missing. handwriting is...

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extremely bad or careless. Ethan Zuckerman Good Luck!!! 5 10 15 20 25 30 35 40 How world's biggest ship is delivering our Christmas - all the way from China Toys, chestunus articles and food four china Christmas is coming not in sacks or sleighs this year but on board the biggest ship afloat, on its maiden voyage from China. To the relief of children, parents and shopkeepers everywhere - but to the despair of European manufacturers - mountains of crackers, toys and games as well as decorations, calendars, wrapping paper, food and every imaginable gift are currently steaming past Spain and should reach Felixstowe, Suffolk, on Saturday aboard the vast Emma Maersk 3. Bitch christmas depends on the goods frour chuive If anything - perish the thought should happen to this quarter of a mile long, 200ft-high (61 metre) behemoth, that is as wide as a motorway and is powered by the largest diesel engine ever built, then Christmas might have to be cancelled. The manifest for the 3,000 containers of goods [...] reveals the largest single consignment of festive cheer ever delivered - a floating world of British desires and necessities. For children, the ship is like Hamleys, Harrods and Selfridges combined. [...] manfacturing pour US/CN to China, see ball becomed - But the Emma Maersk, which has a crew of just 13 and a propeller weighing 130 tonnes, is also witness to how global manufacturing has shifted massively from Europe and the US to China as free trade has burgeoned under the auspices of the World Trade Organisation. [...] China is now far and away the world's biggest maker and exporter of everything from toy gorillas to steel and electronic goods. z boom buffet ) The manifest of the ship perfectly reflects the consumer society at Christmas. Crackers, poker hal al tables, bingo sets, drum kits, electronic toys and pre-school building blocks by the score will poster be delivered in astonishing quantities. [...] Pets will be especially pleased; 138,000 tins of catfood - variety unknown - are on their way, as are mountains of dogfood. One woman who will not be at Felixstowe watching the Emma Maersk arrive in the Orwell estuary with the aid of several tugs and two pilots is Caroline Lucas, Green MEP for south- east England. Last year she led an EU study into trade with China and found, its implications terrifying. 6.B. imports 5x as much vom china as it exports Trade between China and Britain is very much one-way traffic. According to the Department of Trade and Industry, Britain exported just over £2.8bn of goods to China last year but imported nearly £16bn - a 30-fold increase on 1980. The UK may be Europe's third biggest trading partner with China but in global terms we account for less than 2% of China's trade. Warning that more than a million jobs in European agriculture and textiles could be lost within a year, Ms Lucas said the Emma Maersk was a microcosm of globalisation. Europe loves fees to clima "These are the goods that Europe used to make. We are faced with a country that has an almost absolute advantage in an increasing number of sectors. This a triumph for multinational capital, not for Chinese workers who, as well as suffering from some of the worst labour exploitation on record, are also losing jobs at a phenomenal rate," she said. diese was suffes, get explice fat будет мер "Whole sectors of global trade are now being dominated by companies operating out of China and it's clear that the whole free trade project is in question. The real cost of the goods that the Emma Maersk is bringing in should include the environment, the markets destroyed in. developing countries and the millions of jobs lost." duld destays anveramennt (diesel) condescending surastic? But Europe's trade commissioner, Peter Mandelson, who could not be contacted yesterday, would almost certainly approve of the Emma Maersk. The official line from his Brussels office is that China is a globalisation "success story" and its growth as a manufacturing centre means cheaper goods in European shops more competitive companies, and lower inflation. auther doesn't think so EU. 60. Fade says is goud chime comite 45 The Emma Maersk, the first of a fleet of seven equally large container ships, will soon be on its way back to China. But instead of carrying toys and electronic gorillas, catfood and computers, it will be taking back the detritus of a throwaway Christmas. sees boru sules In what has been described as both a virtuous and a vicious circle, one of Britain's biggest exports to China is now waste plastic - which is turned back into the soft toys and decorations that the Emma Maersk brings to Britain. From: The Guardian, October 2006. Annotations: 1.2 1.7 1.8 1.9 I. 10 I. 11 I. 15 I. 15 1. 23 1. 23 1.46 maiden voyage perish the thought (infml) behemoth (fml) manifest consignment Hamleys... Selfridges to burgeon under the auspices of tug MEP detritus (fml) - first journey of a ship - used when sb. thinks a suggestion is unpleasant or ridiculous // 'Gott bewahre!' -giant - list of goods - delivery - famous department stores - to flourish, to boom - with the support and approval of - small powerful boat which pulls large ships - Member of the European Parliament - rubbish = 1 Summary In the Newspaper article sitled "How world's biggest op skip is delivering christmas - all the way from chind published in "The Geordian" win 2006, the author John Vidal explains the trade relationships between Britain and Chind, and in the context of global trade and globaliz- ation. Second Classtest 12/2 ✓ Ill. 15-17) for The author gives an unsight to the contents of outlines how the majority of christ- hats articles are now manfuctured win, and imported from china, thus costing jobs wins Europe and the U.S..." All this is a consequence of globalization and bee sade Britain imports five times more from chind than it exports and still only a small portion of China's globall trade (ll. 26-37). According to Green MEP Conceline lucas this destays european soles, workels in developing combies and the environment (1l. 30-39), ✓ Chinese workers are being exploited while Europe's trail commission declares chine as globalisation winner bringing benefits for свийн Europeans. Bretain imports goods from and exports its waste (ll. 47-49). Y 145 words Bitte Rüchsprade halten! gr P (E-) gr 233 575 1 ili ge conta id electi ay Chris' iles cious ci ack into a ship thinks ott bev artmer to boo ipport erful b of the Written Exam 12/4 Good! 2 First and foremost the auther uses Santa claus indications and creates a picturse of the famous myth in the seaulers head, quickly being desboyed by the picture of In addition a quarter of a mile long, 200fs - highs belount Britain ma (el. 81) instantly creating a negative attitul a sarcasti samords the Chinese ship wir contrast to the sheeuld hap the ship I gr witled chilcher's fairytail. Furthermore he stakes cancelled. ✓ He habes I his opinion sather clearly directly of the ✓beginning, putting it air contrast to some- thing positive again. "To the seleif of chu by consul parents and shopheepers" (1.2), "but to the Сегерели despeus of european manufacturers "(1-3). viliv expl In general he uses a wsy figurative lange the ther ("montains of crackers" (1.3)) or deseshies the contents of the ship most as a Europeans a • floating world of British desires and necessites" (1.10.1) or comporing the ship a conglomers of samens department ве у режи 2 Analysis stores (cf. а ливневе pa a feeling of The author of the article with the almost goods conta sarcastic sitle :,, How morld's beygjesh shp is delivering distmas - all the way from this, alisin (f. paints a different picture from what is usun ship and H said about bee hade, that it brings proped global mem for all and benefits everyone around the globe, and undese bence "globalization". Uvina becar exporter of plan by approving an Ешкерели а zo so +atroop * abruptly 1( metaphos. metaphies agricult IX she sees A balisation sade don