Thursday, November 17

English in The News - The Weekly Quiz

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This topical news quiz will help you practise your English listening skills. Watch the video below, and then scroll down to answer some questions to test how much you have understood.

video by Newsy


1) What was the name of the protest camp that New York police cleared this week?

2) How long had the protesters been camping in the park?

3) How many arrests were made during the police operation?

4) What rights did the protesters claim the eviction infringed?

5) What was the official reason given by the police for evicting the protesters?

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