B2 – Upper Intermediate
A technical problem left a Renfe train traveling through Catalonia without any air conditioning or ventilation, causing some passengers to pull the emergency brake due to the insufferable heat.
Read the article below and learn more about how the heatwave in Spain has troubled a lot of civilians:
1. What was your initial reaction to this headline?
2. Would you also stop the train if you are one of the passengers?
3. Do you think it’s important to have a proper ventilation and air conditioning on the train?
4. What do you do to escape the heat or cold?
5. Would you like to move somewhere warmer or cooler?