QUESTIONS ON “CULTURE CLASH” (STAND OUT 2, page 50) 1. Match the words below to those in the column: very small foreigner frontier essential almost key and... outsider and... nearly and... tiny and... border and... 2. Choose the best answer: 2.1. a) The country’s cultural heritage has suffered due to its rapid development b) Modernisation in Bhutan began in the 1970s c) Bhutan’s geographical situation has contributed to preserve its culture d) Tourists can visit the country freely to discover its numerous attractions 2.2. a) The media have not altered people’s lives seriously in Bhutan b) Nearly 60% of the population use the Internet in Bhutan c) People in Bhutan can choose their Internet service provider d) The king hopes that the population makes a reasonable use of the TV and Internet services 3. Complete the sentences using information from the text: 1. Buddhist culture.... 2. TV and the Internet.... 3. Hardly anybody.... 4. Electricity.... 4. Fill in the gaps with one or more adequate words: Bhutanese society enormously over the last ten years. One of the causes has been the introduction of the media, have opened up the country to the . Yet, although the king is in of the country’s modernisation, he insists preserving its ancient traditions. 5. What is the situation in Bhutan regarding the media? 6. In what ways can TV and the Internet influence people’s behaviour?