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Last updated at 12:04 GMT, Thursday, 09 February 2012

Sausage wars

Prague

The beautiful city of Prague

Rob and Rosie talk about plans to gentrify Wenceslas Square in the Czech capital, Prague. Several stands that sell the cheap and tasty klobasa - or sausage - are to be removed and not everybody is happy. Find out more in 6 Minute English.

This week's question: According to the Guinness World records, what is the approximate length of the longest sausage ever made? Is it:

a) 59 metres

b) 5.9 kilometres

c) 59 kilometres

Listen out for the answer at the end of the programme!

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Sausage wars

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Vocabulary

humble

insignificant or unimportant

klobasa

smoked sausage, served whole

hung-over

feel ill from drinking too much alcohol the night before

gentrification

changing an area to make it look more expensive and elegant

gastric foreboding

feeling that something unpleasant is going to happen with your stomach

thoroughfare

main road or street through a city

makeover

improving the appearance of a place

pedestrianise

make an area exclusively for people who are walking
without any traffic

avian scavengers

birds that search for and eat leftover food scraps

salubrious

pleasant and clean

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