Rainbow Answers

Scroll down to see the activity answers this ESL listening story.

True or false

Read the sentences. Choose the correct answer.

  1. F (three things)
  2. T
  3. F
  4. T
  5. F (seven layers)

Synonym match

Match the word or phrase on the left with the correct synonym.

1. atmosphere – d. up in the sky
2. bend – a. curve
3. random – b. irregular
4. tiny – e. small
5. violet – c. light purple


Move the letters. Make a word from the English listening story.

  1. UNREAT – nature
  2. LINSLIMO – millions
  3. TCSNINOIOD – conditions
  4. SRTHGTIA – straight
  5. ISUVAL – visual
  6. NEGASL – angles

Writing practice

Write the five sentences from the English listening activity. Put the words in the correct order.

  1. A rainbow is a beautiful act of nature.
  2. That’s why rainbows are usually seen in the early morning or late afternoon.
  3. Second, the sun is behind your back.
  4. Now imagine a rainbow.
  5. All of the colors are shooting off into the sky in random directions.