There is no Frigate like a Book - Emily Dickinson

RMS Titanic

April 2012 marks the 100th anniversary of the fatal maiden voyage of the RMS Titanic.  On this page you will find exercises and some interesting information about Titanic you can use to help improve your English.

Contents of this page

 Titanic-in-color A Visual Journey of the RMS Titantic
 Death of a Dream - Documentary Film
 Interview with a Survivor - Listening Comprehension
 A Night to Remember - 1958 Movie
 The Last Survivor  Saving Titanic - Listening Comprehension

Colorized Original Photos of Titanic

A very gifted artist in Moscow named Anton Logvynenko, has amazingly colorized many of the original black and white photos taken of Titanic and her sister ships. 

Like the RMS Titanic, Anton Logvynenko's once spectacular site exists only in the form of ghosts found around the internet.  Click on the image below to see a sample of the pictures of the glorious Titanic and the some of the glorious images of Mr. Logvynenko's defunct site. Titanic-in-color.com

Titanic - Death of a Dream

A special A&E documentary about the RMS Titanic from her construction to her final resting place deep beneath the waves.

For more videos and documentaries about Titanic visit the Member Videos page.


Interview with a Survivor of the RMS Titanic

Listen to the BBC interview of Mr. Frederick Dent Ray, a steward aboard Titanic the night of its sinking and answer the questions below. 

**First click this link to begin the interview.**

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Frederick Dent Ray was born in 1879 and was 32 years old when Titanic struck the iceberg.  After surviving the disaster he lived to be 98 years old.

The Last Survivor

Millvina Dean, the last survivor of Titanic died in May 2009 at 97 years old.


Save the Titanic?

Watch these 2 opposing videos about what these experts think should be done with the wreck of Titanic and answer the questions below.  Don't forget to add your opinion as to what you think should be done with the artefacts of the great disaster.

Paul-Henri Nargeolet - Director of Underwater Research, RMS Titanic
Pr. Robert Ballard - Discoverer of the RMS Titanic

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A Night to Remember

The original 1958 movie about the RMS Titanic


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