January 10, 2018

A- A A+


      Every day in New York City, the traffic stops completely. But not for Bike Messengers

      Bike messengers love speed. They don’t stop at the red lights.

      Transportation in New York is very slow. But bike messengers are very fast.

FAST
(Pronunciation: FÉST)

SLOW
(Pronunciation:SLÔU)

      Most bike messengers deliver only documents. But some deliver big objects, too.

DELIVER
(Pronunciation: de-LÍ-ver)

       The job is dangerous. But bike messengers love their job.

DANGEROUS
(Pronunciation:DÊIN-dje-rãs)

       They love the freedom!

FREEDOM
(Pronunciation: FRÍ-dôm)

Read the post and WATCH THE VIDEO to answer the questions. (PS – This video is from the 1980s – but bike messengers still exist in New York).

Teste

Results text(optional)

Wanna know more about this job? Access https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bicycle_messenger to expand your bike messengers culture.

IMAGE COURTESY:

VIDEO COURTESY: National Geographic Learning


IMAGE COURTESY:

- https://media1.fdncms.com/chicago/imager/u/original/23970531/transit-cycle_courier_comp-teaser.jpg
- http://animalnewyork.com/wp-content/uploads/bike-messenger-new-rules.jpg
- http://assets.nydailynews.com/polopoly_fs/1.1140258.1345482495!/img/httpImage/image.jpg_gen/derivatives/article_750/bike19f-15-web.jpg


IMAGE COURTESY: IMAGENS INTERNAS AO POST:

- Traffic: https://grist.files.wordpress.com/2016/11/new-york-traffic1.jpg?w=640&h=360&crop=1
- Bike messenger (green): https://velojoy.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/Bike-Messenger-Neil.jpg
- Speed: https://www.bluetext.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/speed.jpg
- Red light: https://images.techhive.com/images/article/2016/08/red_traffic_light_new_york_city_stock-100676866-orig.jpg
- Fast and Slow: https://image.freepik.com/free-vector/rabbit-runs-fast-and-turtle-runs-slow_1308-2855.jpg
- Deliver: http://www.teclasap.com.br/wp-content/uploads/2007/10/deliver.jpg
- Dangerous: https://3.bp.blogspot.com/-ZvlNgSA9eUw/WA6-hRXvy3I/AAAAAAAAM0c/JJKkY4HVNbIEGauUhYSzOOE9ZuVhP-8aACLcB/s1600/Dangerous%2Blogo.png
- Freedom: http://cassandra-lyons.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/freedom.jpg

Recent Posts


Warning: Use of undefined constant Dec - assumed 'Dec' (this will throw an Error in a future version of PHP) in /home/mobyduck/public_html/wp-content/themes/moby/footer-moby.php on line 4