dateline: 28 February 2016


Listen to the news in English with Tara Benwell

This quiz is based on EnglishClub’s Weekly News for February 2016.

This quiz is based on EnglishClub’s Weekly News for February 2016.

Written by Tara Benwell for EnglishClub
Tara Benwell is a Canadian freelance writer and editor who specializes in materials and articles for the ELT industry.

15 Comments on NEWS QUIZ – FEBRUARY 2016

  1. Rosa says:

    Thanks for the quiz .it’s very kmportant for improve English

  2. Tara Benwell says:

    @Marth and @Leo We changed the wording of Question 4 to make it more clear that this is based on the news report in our Weekly News, where it states what Sanders says his main goal is. Hope that helps!

  3. Josephine Edison says:

    Very useful questions….

  4. Martha Toll says:

    I like the idea, but our kids are brainwashed enough. Although it is important to teach kids about the political process and how our system works, try leaving the political LEANING out. When it comes to politics write to INFORM not PERSUADE.
    Bernie Sanders IS NOT about smaller government.

  5. Maria says:

    Nice quz, I hope repeat another again 😉

  6. Alexandre Marconi Coelho says:

    It’s interesting. Good idea a quiz about breaking news.

  7. Andrew says:

    It´s interesting! Thanks a lot!

  8. Sandhya says:

    Good quiz.perfect for all age groups.General knowledge enhancement about the topic of universal interest is worth doing.Thanks for the initiative.

  9. Sandhya says:

    Though I am an Indian still I feel one should know the topics of universal interest. You have touched perfect topics.Thanks for the general knowledge enhancement.

  10. Vladimir says:

    Who is Bernie? I don’t know him.Russia.

  11. Dharmendra N Rai says:

    Thanks! The quiz helps to refresh the General knowledge and the events taking place in general all over the World. Please let us have this quiz once week.

  12. Lewis Yang says:

    It is enough to attract my intrest because of these articlfs include very the latest news

  13. Sunho says:

    Thanks! I enjoyed the quiz. I got 8 out of 10. I am wondering which part of the questions I got wrong.

  14. Leo says:

    Bull! Bernie is not planning to give the government back to the people. No politician does that, especially those who openly call themselves “socialist”. Communists hold on to power like leeches, wouldn’t let go. I came from Cuba recently. I know better.

  15. Mario says:

    This site is important and useful for people who want to improve therir English.

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