Oct 152012
 

A photographer from China has been photographing families alongside all their belongings in a series of photos called ‘Family Stuff’.
In this week’s 6 Minute English, Chris and Neil discuss the photos and how China’s rural population is changing.

What is the world record length for a photography exhibition?
a) 90 metres
b) 1 kilometre
c) 600 kilometres

 

 

Vocabulary:
treasured: valuable, precious
belongings: things that a person owns
forefront: a position in front
old-fashioned: a style that is out of date
consumer goods: items that can be bought
crave: desire, want
snapshot: a glimpse
poles apart: at opposite extremes

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