Session 25

Reports from South Africa say that the ANC have asked President Zuma to step down. Dan and Catherine teach you the language the world's media is using to discuss this story.

በዚህ ክፍል ያሉ ክፍለ ጊዜያት

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    Activity 1

Activity 1

News Review

South African ruling party ANC reportedly ask President Zuma to go

Reports coming in from South Africa state that after a 13 hour meeting, the ANC, South Africa's ruling party, have asked leader and president, Jacob Zuma, to step down.

Language challenge

Reports from South Africa say that President Zuma has been asked to stand down, meaning ‘resign’. But which of these can also mean ‘resign’?

a) step down
b) step aside
c) stand aside
d) all of the above

ቨዲዮውን ተመልክተው ክንውኑን ይፈፅሙ

News Review quiz

3 Questions

Now you've watched the video, try to answer these questions about the language in the news

እንኳን ደስ ያለዎ ሙከራውን አጠናቀዋል
Excellent! Great job! መጥፎ እድል ነጥብ አስመዝግበዋል :
x / y


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Language challenge - answer

d) all of the above


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