THE CRUCIAL POLITICAL DEBATE (LOW B2)
The only television debate with the four main parties was broadcast into the early hours this morning
“Hosted by Atresmedia, Mariano Rajoy preferred to send his deputy Soraya Sáenz de Santamaría who was cornered by the other three on corruption. The two new parties, both without any Parliamentary representation, Ciudadanos and Podemos are considered to have performed far better than the PP and PSOE
Dec 8, 2015 – 7:56 AM
Soraya Sáenz de Santamaría, Pedro Sánchez, Albert Rivera and Pablo Iglesias debated on employment, taxes, education, pensions, corruption and pacts….”
(PHOTO PUBLISHED TODAY BY “EL MUNDO”: www.elmundo.es)
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Several “memes” were published last night and this morning. But what is a “meme” and how do you pronounce it in English?
- Do you have a favorite “meme” for the “crucial debate”?
- Who won the “debate”?
“Of the four, Iglesias was the most successful in getting his final message across, calling on voters “not to forget” what had taken place over the last four years.”(http://elpais.com/elpais/2015/12/08/inenglish/1449569506_861580.html)
- Do you agree with this statement published by “EL PAIS” today?