3.17 Discussing Politics

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Published: 6.23.2018
Level 3   |   Time: 2:38
Accent: American
Source: Top Notch TV

The Top Notch gang give their opinions about politics and the government.


    

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  2. WATCH the video.
  3. ANSWER the questions.
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  • taxes [n] - the money people pay to the government
  • corruption [n] - cheating, lying, stealing in government or business
  • corrupt officials [n] - government workers who cheat and steal
  • eliminate [v] - remove
  • poverty [n] - people who are very poor
  • ridiculous [adj] - crazy

[n] - noun,  [v] - verb,  [adj] - adjective, 


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Marie Cheryl Bob Paul
Marie Cheryl Bob Paul
  • Marie, Cheryl, Bob and Paul all work in a travel agency.
  • They are talking about politics.

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  1. The politicians expect to lower taxes.
    True
    False

  2. The governmemt wants to spend more money on the military.
    True
    False

  3. Marie wants the government to spend money on education.
    True
    False

  4. Cheryl likes talking about politics.
    True
    False

  5. Bob wants the government to spend more money on stopping corruption.
    True
    False

  6. Paul wants the government to spend less money on the military.
    True
    False

  7. Marie wants the government to focus on poverty.
    True
    False

  8. Cheryl suggests investing money is cooking schools.
    True
    False

  9. Marie, Paul and Bob like Cheryl's idea.
    True
    False

  10. Cheryl is serious about her suggestion.
    True
    False


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