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Missiles over London

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Jennifer and Neil talk about government plans to place weapons on civilian roof tops during the Olympics.

This week's question: The question for our listeners is: What inspired the creation of the Paralympic Games? Was it:

a) A tradition from Ancient Olympia

b) The Crimean War

c) World War II

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

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Missiles over London

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Vocabulary

controversial

something which causes arguments between its supporters and opponents

missiles

weapons usually sent from the ground into the air, which explode when they reach a target

tower block

tall buildings full of apartments

send a signal

give a message

would-be plotters

people who might be making sinister plans

to impose

to tell someone to do or accept something without giving them a choice

fundamental

basic

consulted

asked to give an opinion

to deter

to discourage someone to do something

activist

someone who takes an active part in a campaign about something

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