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Chicago from above
Following a recent renovation, the new Hancock Observatory invites you to enjoy Chicago’s best views from the city’s highest open-air Skywalk. It has quickly gained _____POPULAR_____ with both Chicagoans and visitors of the city.
Skywalk is Chicago’s highest open-air viewing area. It is 1,000 feet in the air! Everyone here can feel the strong wind and hear the dynamic buzz of the city below. The friendly staff will _____CERTAIN_______ tell the real story behind Chicago’s “Windy City” nickname.
For those who feel ______COMFORT______ about such a great height there are more relaxing indoor audio Sky Tours.
These 30-minute personal audio tours give a unique “overview” of Chicago’s wonderful sights and ______REMARK______ history! Sky Tours are available in English, Spanish and German.
History Wall is another popular ______ATTRACT_______. More than 100 photos on a great 80-foot display show Chicago’s rise from a small settlement to a great city.
As a tour guide I have been to the Skywalk _______COUNT_______ times and still I can't help admiring it.
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As a tour guide I have been to the Skywalk __________________ times and still I can't help admiring it.
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A strange girl
Stephen pulled up the collar of his coat as he walked along the platform. Overhead a dim fog clouded the station. He was A22 ______ trains move slowly, throwing off clouds of steam into the cold air. Everything was dirty and smoke-grimed.
Stephen thought with revulsion: “What a foul country – what a foul city!” He had to A23 ______ that his first excited reaction to London – its shops, its restaurants, its well-dressed attractive women – had faded. Supposing he were back in South Africa now… To A24 ______ the truth, he felt a quick pang of homesickness. Sunshine – blue skies – gardens of flowers. And here – dirt, grime and endless crowds – moving, hurrying, jostling.
He got on a train and passed along the corridor, looking for a place. The train was full. It was only three days before Christmas. He A25 ______ to go to his parents for Christmas… And then, suddenly, he caught his breath, looking into a carriage. This girl was different. Black hair, rich creamy pallor, the sad proud eyes of the South… It was all wrong that this girl should be sitting in this train A26 ______ these dull drab looking people. She should be somewhere splendid, not squeezed into the corner of a third class carriage.
He was an observant man. He did not fail to A27 ______ the shabbiness of her black coat and skirt, the cheap quality of her gloves. A28 ______ splendor was the quality he associated with her. He thought: “I’ve got to know who she is and what she’s doing here.”
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Singing in the car
My elder brother likes all kinds of music. He prefers jazz but also listens to pop music and sometimes goes to classical music concerts. But when driving __________________ in his car, he insists on listening to heavy-metal music.
For a long time I __________________ understand why he was doing it.