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TOPIC: The Pope's visit to Spain
STEP 1 - Read the following article:
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STEP 2 - Answer these questions (choose the
1. According to the article, the Spanish economy ______________.
is doing fairly well
is not doing too well
2. What do many people in Spain take issue with?
The fact that the Pope is visiting at all
The amount of money to be spent on the visit
The fact that the Pope is coming on World Youth Day
3. How many times has the Pope already visited Spain in the last 12 months?
not even once
4. According to the article, why is the Pope coming to Spain?
To try to get disillusioned Catholics to return to the Catholic Church
Because he loves the climate
To discuss new strategies to help Spain's struggling economy
5. To "hit a raw nerve" is an idiom meaning "_______________".
to operate without a license
to touch on a sensitive subject
to become disillusioned
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