8. Sınıf Tutku Yayınları İngilizce Ders Kitabı Sayfa 102 Cevabı 2017 – 2018 Yeni Müfredat
8. Sınıf Tutku Yayıncılık İngilizce Ders Kitabı Sayfa 102 Cevabı
Read the text and correct the sentences.
1. Felix Hoffman discovered aspirin.
2. He gave the first aspirin to his mother.
3. A Spanish philosopher called the 19th century “The Age of Aspirin”.
4. Astronauts took aspirin to the moon in 1959.
Felix Hofman, a 29-year-old chemist invented the drug aspirin in March 1899. He gave the first aspirin to his father for his arthritis. By 1950, it was the best-selling painkiller in the world, and in 1969, the Apollo astronauts took it to the moon. The Spanish philosopher, Jose Ortega y Gasset, called the 20th century “The Age of Aspirin”.
Dave wrote the description of a scientific development for homework. He chose washing
machines. Read his description and complete the missing sentences. Choose from the options.
Then listen and check.
a) Today, washing clothes is just a case of pressing a few buttons and waiting.
b) People used this to squeeze all the water out of the clothes.
c) People used something called a “dolly” to move the clothes around.
The History of Washing Machines —–
For hundred of years, sailors washed their clothes like this: they put their dirty clothes in a bag, dropped the bag into the sea and then pulled it along the water. These days washing clothes is much easier, but it wasn’t always that way.
The first washing machhıes were like huge buckets.
1)……The dolly was made of wood and had four “fingers” at
the bottom. Later models also had a wringer. 2)……Wringers
were often dangerous. Thankfully, by the late 1930s, the first fully automatic machine was in use. By the 1960s, these machhıes were cheaper to buy, and this type of washing
machhıe sold milhons. 3) …… The washing machine is an
invention that people cannot do without.
Search the Net and write a short description of a scientific development. Use Dave’s description
to help you.