Handout and Listening Topic:
Collins dictionary has chosen ‘climate strike’ as its word of the year for 2019 and Greta Thunberg calls for Climate Strike.
‘In the News’ Current Events Intro:
Greta Thunberg became famous in 2018 when, at age 15, she started protesting outside the Swedish Parliament holding a sign that said, in Swedish, ‘School Strike for The Climate’. Due to extensive media coverage other students around the world joined her protest.