(Level: Intermediate to Upper-Intermediate / B1 to B2 / ** to ***)
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The following words and notes could be useful:
abhorrent: appalling / disgusting / awful répugnant / ignoble / odieux
to mourn: to feel great sadness because someone died déplorer; pleurer (le décès de ...)
ruthless: cruel / merciless / showing no pity impitoyable / brutal
resolve: determination décision ferme / détermination
Chequers (or Chequers Court): the country house retreat (near Ellesborough, Buckinghamshire)of the Prime Minister of the UK. The place has been the private retreat of the PM since 1921.
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Answer the following question in French:
What did David Cameron say in his official statement on the killing of Alan Henning? Make notes.
You can also watch David Cameron on the BBC site. Click HERE
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