Kafé English: Angela Merkel, Stan Lee and more…
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Ze News: November 2018
1) « PLASTIC BOTTLE WASHES UP AFTER 50 YEARS AT SEA »
A plastic bottle has appeared on a beach in the UK looking ‘almost new’ after nearly 50 years at sea. The local coastguard expressed shock after finding the bottle. Its lettering and messaging were still clear, highlighting the serious problem of plastic waste.
2) « FRENCH WOMAN MISTAKES ANGELA MERKEL FOR MADAME MACRON »
At last weekend’s Armistice memorial in Compiègne, a 100 year old woman shook hands with the French president, Emmanuel Macron, and then turned to shake hands with the German chancellor, Angela Merkel. She asked: “Are you Madame Macron?” For a second, Merkel looked confused, before she quickly smiled and replied : “I am the German chancellor…”
3) « STAN LEE, CREATOR OF MARVEL, DIES AGED 95″
The comic writer Stan Lee, co-creator of iconic characters including Iron Man, the Fantastic Four, Spider-Man, Daredevil and the X-Men, has died aged 95. He created an incredible fictional world where Iron Man could join forces with the Fantastic Four, and Captain America could find himself a wedding guest alongside Doctor Strange.
What is the meaning of: Every dog has its day! (Chaque chien a sa journée)
a) Être malade comme un chien
b) Les chiens aboient, la caravane passe.
c) Mener une vie de chien
d) A chacun son heure de gloire
Who said the following quote:
« If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed.
Make the lie big, make it simple, keep saying it, and eventually they will believe it. »
A) Donald Trump
B) Adolf Hitler
C) Queen Elizabeth II
Hot Mouse! (Souris Chaude!)
James Christie (coaching, interpreting, translation) – firstname.lastname@example.org – www.anglais.re
– Expressions: D
– Top Quotes: B
– Hot Mouse: Bras Panon (bras pas non)