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US Elections 2020 Vocabulary

Intermediate level

This is our main area to help you understand the language used in the US Elections. There will be an A-Z of US Election vocabulary that covers the key election vocabulary.

If you are interested in American English or the US Elections 2020, then you might like the following areas of our website.

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Understanding the US 2020 Elections

Phrases from the US Elections 2020

 

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    Voter Turnout

    Episode 22 / 23 Oct 2020

    Find out the meaning of 'Voter Turnout' and learn how to use it with three examples from the news.

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    Town Hall Meeting

    Episode 21 / 23 Oct 2020

    Find out the meaning of 'Town Hall Meeting' and learn how to use it with three examples from the news.

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    Third Party

    Episode 20 / 23 Oct 2020

    Find out the meaning of 'Third Party' and learn how to use it with three examples from the news.

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    Super Tuesday

    Episode 19 / 23 Oct 2020

    Find out the meaning of 'Super Tuesday' and learn how to use it with three examples from the news.

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    Spin

    Episode 18 / 23 Oct 2020

    Find out the meaning of 'Spin' and learn how to use it with three examples from the news.

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    Robocall

    Episode 17 / 23 Oct 2020

    Find out the meaning of 'Robocall' and learn how to use it with three examples from the news.

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    Recount

    Episode 16 / 23 Oct 2020

    Find out the meaning of 'Recount' and learn how to use it with three examples from the news.

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    Quid Pro Quo

    Episode 15 / 23 Oct 2020

    Find out the meaning of 'Quid Pro Quo' and learn how to use it with three examples from the news.

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    Purple State

    Episode 14 / 23 Oct 2020

    Find out the meaning of 'Purple State' and learn how to use it with three examples from the news.

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    Oval Office

    Episode 13 / 22 Oct 2020

    Find out the meaning of 'Oval Office' and learn how to use it with three examples from the news.

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    Nominee

    Episode 12 / 22 Oct 2020

    Find out the meaning of 'Nominee' and learn how to use it with three examples from the news.

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    Midterms

    Episode 11 / 22 Oct 2020

    Find out the meaning of 'Midterms' and learn how to use it with three examples from the news.

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    Lame Duck President

    Episode 10 / 14 Oct 2020

    Find out the meaning of 'lame duck president' and see examples of its use in the media.

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    Incumbent

    Episode 9 / 14 Oct 2020

    Find out the meaning of 'incumbent' and see examples of its use in the media.

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    House of Representatives

    Episode 8 / 14 Oct 2020

    Find out the meaning of 'house of representatives' and see examples of its use in the media.

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    Governor

    Episode 7 / 14 Oct 2020

    Find out the meaning of 'governor' and see examples of its use in the media.

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    Front Runner

    Episode 6 / 09 Oct 2020

    Find out the meaning of 'front runner' and see examples of its use in the media.

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    Electoral College

    Episode 5 / 09 Oct 2020

    Find out the meaning of 'electoral college' and see examples of its use in the media.

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    Debates

    Episode 4 / 09 Oct 2020

    Find out the meaning of 'debates' and see examples of its use in the media.

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    Constitution

    Episode 3 / 07 Oct 2020

    Find out the meaning of 'constitution' and see examples of its use in the media.

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    Big Government

    Episode 2 / 02 Oct 2020

    Find out the meaning of 'Big Government' and learn how to use it with three examples from the news.

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    Air War

    Episode 1 / 30 Sep 2020

    Find out the meaning of 'air war' and see examples of its use in relation to the US Elections.