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Today's topic: What do the following newspaper headline words mean?

1. "President pledges low taxes"
He has ______ to reduce taxes.

refused
promised
not decided
already tried

President Bush

2. 'Petrol prices slashed'

reduced a little
reduced a lot
increased a little
increased a lot

Petrol pump and car

3. "Blaze in local factory"

angry argument
fight
fire
people lose their jobs

Firemen

4. "Rare gems found"
jewels
paintings
plants
animals
Crown Jewels

5. "Government backs Europe"
fights
agrees with
likes
supports
EU Flag

6. "Strife in work place"
pay rise
workers resign
conflict
happiness
Factory


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