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Lingohack: английский по новостям

  • 17 февраля 2016

В разделe Learning English мы публикуем видео- и аудиоуроки английского языка.

В этом видеоуроке, подготовленном на основе новостей Би-би-си:

  • Праймериз в США: кто выиграл битву за Нью-Гэмпшир?
  • Кто должен оплачивать ремонт дома президента ЮАР?
  • Какие выражения лиц не нравятся лошадям?

СКРИПТ УРОКА

The second vote of the US presidential election season, New Hampshire primaries – they've given victories to the outsider candidates the Republican Party battle won by Donald Trump, the Democrat's contest by Bernie Sanders.

South Africa's Constitutional Court's considering whether the president Jacob Zuma should pay back some of the $23m of taxpayers' money spent on refurbishing his private home. His lawyers say he will repay all improvements to his ranch that were not security related.

One particular animal species holds the title of man's best friend but horses… they've been living alongside humans for 6,000 years. A new study shows that adapting to our world has changed the way they think because British scientists have discovered that domestic horses can recognise our facial expressions. The animals were measurably more stressed by angry faces.

ИЗУЧАЕМАЯ ЛЕКСИКА

  • outsider - аутсайдер
  • to refurbish - ремонтировать
  • to adapt - адаптироваться; приспосабливаться
Другие уроки серий 'Lingohack' и 'Words In The News'