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News Words: Reconstruction


The BBC's Clare Arthurs looks at some of the words and phrases often used in the news and their meanings in various contexts.

This week: reconstruction


Clare Arthurs on: reconstruction

Related vocabulary

to construct

to build

a construction

a building or other large structure

a construction site

an area where a building is being built or repaired


damage that is so bad that something doesn't exist anymore or cannot be used

A challenge for you

Please note:
For technical reasons there is no discussion topic this week. We have to do some reconstruction of our system!


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