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vendredi 18 septembre 2020

UNIT VIII: READ & LEARN

 


love.43.gif Vacabulary:

fleche-gif-047.gif aftermath: result from a war or other bad event.
fleche-gif-047.gif prominent: very well-known and important.
fleche-gif-047.gif threat: menace.
fleche-gif-047.gif maintain: continue to have.
fleche-gif-047.gif grant: a sum of moeny given especially by the government to a person or organization for a special purpose.
fleche-gif-047.gif denounce: condemn or accuse someone publicly.
fleche-gif-047.gif promote: encourage.
fleche-gif-047.gif lobby: pressure group.
fleche-gif-047.gif spontaneous: happening or done in a natural, often sudden way, without any planning or without being forced.
fleche-gif-047.gif wounded: injured.
fleche-gif-047.gif mandate: authority.
fleche-gif-047.gif impartial: neutral.
fleche-gif-047.gif supranational: involving more than on country; having power or authority which is greater than that of single countries. 
fleche-gif-047.gif count on: be confident that you can depend on someone.
fleche-gif-047.gif goodwill: friendly and helpful feelings.
fleche-gif-047.gif resolve: solve.
fleche-gif-047.gif emblem: a picture of an object which is used to represent a particulat person, group or idea.
fleche-gif-047.gif leading: very important or most important.
fleche-gif-047.gif deliver: give.
fleche-gif-047.gif uphold: defend or keep a principle or law, or to state that a decision which has already been made, especially a legal one, is correct.
fleche-gif-047.gif endeavour: try to do something.
fleche-gif-047.gif hold someone or something responsible: believe or make someone or something take responsibility.
fleche-gif-047.gif lobby: try to persuade a politician, the government or an official group that a particular thing should  or should not happen, or that a law should be changed.
fleche-gif-047.gif entirely: completely.
fleche-gif-047.gif devastating: very harmful.
fleche-gif-047.gif bribe: try to make someone do something for you by giving them money, presents or something else that they want. Noun: bribery.
fleche-gif-047.gif implement: put a plan or system into operation.
fleche-gif-047.gif non-partisan: independent; neutral.
fleche-gif-047.gif leaflet: brochure.

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