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Bungee Jumper Survives New Year’s Accident

Pre-Listening Vocabulary

  • plunge: to go down very quickly
  • bungee jump: a jump that requires you to leap head first from a platform; the jumper is attached to a cord which bounces up just before the jumper hits the surface
  • disoriented: confused about one’s direction and surroundings
  • rapids: fast moving river water
  • white water rafting: a water sport that requires you to work your way over river rapids in a special boat
  • miraculously: as if by a miracle; with help from God or an external source
  • incident: event or occasion (often involving trouble)

 

An Australian tourist plunged into an African river during a bungee jump  between Zambia and Zimbabwe on New Year’s Eve. The video footage shows that 22-year-old Erin

Langworthy was about  through a jump off the Victoria Falls  when her cord snapped. The tourist was disoriented and heading into dangerous rapids when she came up to the surface. Her feet were still  together and the rope got caught on some rocks. Using safety tips she had learned through white

water rafting the day before, Langworthy managed to free herself and swim to the Zimbabwe side of

the river. The Australian suffered cuts and , but is recovering miraculously in

South Africa. The bungee company claims it has been in operation for 10 years without an incident.

Download: Bungee Jumper Survives New Year’s Accident.MP3
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