Session 40

The Brazilian trucker strike continues into a second week. Sian and Dan bring you the language you need to talk about this story.

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News Review

Brazilian trucker strike continues

It's been one week since Brazilian truckers began striking. They have been blockading major roads causing the country to slowly grind to a halt over the price of fuel. On Sunday, the government met and made concessions, but were they enough? At the moment, the strike continues...  Sian and Dan bring you the language you need to talk about this story.

Language challenge

Purposefully preventing things going into or out of an area is called…

a) a blockade
b) a blockage
c) a blockhead

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a) a blockade

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