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Nigel Farage - Vocabulary Cloze

Fill in all the gaps with the missing words, then listen to the recording and correct your answers, then press "Check" to check your answers. Use the "Hint" button to get a free letter if an answer is giving you trouble. Click the this button again for another letter. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints!
After you do this activity, do the cloze, and then the quiz.

Rellena los espacios en blanco con las palabras que faltan. Luego, escucha a la grabación y corrige tus respuestas. Haz click en "Check" para comprobar tus aciertos. Si te resulta difícil la respuesta utiliza el botón "Hint" y te revelará una letra de la casilla en la que te encuentres, puedes clickear varias veces en "Hint" y te dará cada vez una letra más de la palabra. Perderás puntos con las pistas.



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Vocabulary list
European - This is the directly elected institution of the European Union (EU). Together with the Council of the European Union (the Council) and the Commission, it exercises the legislative function of the EU and it has been described as one of the most powerful legislatures in the world. (Parlamento europeo)
a co- – one of two officers who preside at the meetings of an organization (copresidente)
a – a person who is very critical of European Union (euroescéptico)
a - a vocabulary word having a particular meaning (término)
- the act of making a severe comment (crítica)
European - This is the process of bringing together states in Europe: industrially, politically, legally, economically, socially and culturally (integración europea)
– in every part of (de principio a fin)
political - This is a way of modeling different political positions. Usually, this means “right wing” and “left wing” (espectro politico)
– an idea or impression (idea)
the nation – a country (nación)
– from time to time (de vez en cuando)
- This is an organization of non-elected officials of a governmental or organization who implement the rules, laws, and functions of their institution (burocracia)
– a person who advocates maximizing individual rights and minimizing the role of the state (libertario)
to – to refuse, to say no (rechazar)
a - a person who favors traditional views and values and opposes innovation (conservador)
a right- – a member of a conservative faction or group (derechista)
a – a survey that asks a lot of people the same questions to get information about public opinion (encuesta)
– This is the political philosophy that holds individual liberty as the basic moral principle of society (libertarismo)
to - to state, assert or affirm, especially formally (sostener)
– general; wide in extent (amplio)
to – to speak in favor of (ser partidario de)
one-size-fits- – a solution that solves everyone’s problems (enfoque uniforme)
interest - the percentage of an amount of money charged for its use (tipo de interés)
a out – a rescue (rescate)
European - This is the executive body of the European Union. The body is responsible for proposing legislation, implementing decisions, upholding the Union's treaties and the general day-to-day running of the Union. (Comisión Europea)
European Bank - The institution of the European Union (EU) that administers the monetary policy of the 17 EU Eurozone member states. (Banco Central Europeo)
an – a person who holds a position in a government agency (funcionario del estado)
to – to notify in advance of actual or potential harm, danger, or evil (avisar)
to - to give added strength or support to (reforzar)
- fully and clearly expressed; leaving nothing implied (explícitamente)
to to – to cause (causar)
to – because of (debido a)
box - a box where voters put their ballots (las urnas)
to - to provide someone with adequate power, means, opportunity, or authority to do something (posibilitar)
to - to announce officially and publicly; declare (proclamar)
to – to make a (religious) personal request to God (rezar)
a - something owed, such as money, goods, or services. (deuda)
a – a person who pays taxes (contribuyente)
The crisis - This is the general term for the proliferation of massive state debts relative to tax revenues in the United States and the European Union since the mid-2000s (crisis de la deuda)