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Feeling good about your country

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What are the things or the people that make you feel good about where you come from?

We call this feeling pride. Watching sportsmen and women represent your country can give you a great feeling of national pride.

Rob and Finn discuss national pride in 6 Minute English.

This week's question:

What was the nationality of the first astronauts to live in the International Space Station in the year 2000?

a) Russian

b) Ukrainian

c) American

Listen to the programme to find out the answer.


Feeling good about your country

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national pride

the things that make us feel good about the country we come from

to fly the flag

to show support for your country

to represent

to do/to go on behalf of


very happy

an honour

something you are proud to do


opportunity to do something special


liked by people because of its qualities


show love for your country and to be proud of it



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