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Cache of 29 Million AstraZeneca Doses in Italy Raises E.U. Suspicions (The New York Times)

Before reading: Here are some key words from the article. Can you match the words with their meaning?

πŸ’‰ 1) a cache

πŸ’‰ 2) at loggerheads

πŸ’‰ 3) a bloc

πŸ’‰ 4) stringent

πŸ’‰ 5) primarily

πŸ’‰ 6) a vial

πŸ’‰ 7) a discrepancy

πŸ’‰ 8) inoculation


a) a group of countries working together

b) a small glass container for medicine

c) strict

d) a hidden reserve

d) vaccination

e) strongly disagreeing about something

f) a difference between things that are supposed to be the same

g) mainly

https://www.nytimes.com/2021/03/24/world/europe/astrazeneca-vaccine-stockpile-italy.html

Answers

1 d) (‘cache’ is pronounced the same as ‘cash’)

2 e)

3 a)

4 c)

5 g)

6 b)

7 f)

8 d)


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