Farmers’ protests in Europe: Pre-class activities

Pre-class activities

Prepare for your class by completing these activities!

Vocabulary matching


The first time you watch the video, pay special attention to the correct pronunciation of the following words:

The farmers argue that high energy prices, production costs, and climate change-driven weather have hurt the sector.
He also said they would strengthen their position in negotiations with retailers and consumer goods companies.
They say they’re facing rising costs and taxes, red tape, tough environmental rules, and competition from cheap food imports.

Comprehension questions