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Session 2 - News Review

batons 
heavy sticks used as weapons by police

clashes 
fights or battles between groups of people

street vendors 
people who sell things in the street rather than in a shop

warning shots 
shot fired by police or army which are not intended to harm people but to show force

crackdown 
strong action taken to stop illegal or bad activity

Session 3 - Lingohack

outsider
(here) a competitor with little chance of winning

refurbishing
making changes to a building to improve it

adapting
changing behaviour to suit a new situation

Session 5 - The White Elephant

I've had it up to here
I have suffered enough because of something or someone

it's driving me up the wall
it's making me very angry

don't blow a fuse!
don't lose your temper

fed up to the back teeth
angry because a situation has continued for too long

like a bear with a sore head!
in a very bad mood

at the end of his tether
so annoyed he can't carry on

losing it
becoming very angry or upset