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  ENGLISH IN THE NEWS
Clare ArthursClare Arthurs, BBC Correspondent and Senior Trainer

Clare recently returned from two years in Vietnam, working as the BBC Hanoi Correspondent. After a career as a political reporter in Australia, she joined the BBC World Service in 1996. Specialising in East Asia and the Pacific, Clare was our Newsroom East Asia Editor before moving to Bangkok in 2001 to pilot the position of regional current affairs producer. She is committed to helping people understand the media and has worked as a media training consultant to UN agencies and in journalism training.

Clare is answering your questions on the language of the News and journalism. But first, try the quiz below.

- News Quiz
- News values
- BBC World Service: giving more than one side of the story
- Live Chat transcript

NEWS QUIZ

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LIVE CHAT WITH CLARE ARTHURS
  More on News English from our interactive event on 5/3/04
 

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