Objections in Tunisia: the prime priest is eliminated from office after violent demonstrations about the government'' s managing of Covid-19. This is Information Testimonial from BBC Knowing English. I'' m Neil. Joining me is Roy. Hey there Roy. Hey Neil as well as hello everyone. If you would love to find out more concerning the vocabulary around this story, all you need to do is head to our site bbclearningenglish.com for a quiz. However now, let'' s hear even more concerning this tale from this BBC Information report: The Tunisian head of state has eliminated the head of state as well as suspended the federal government, following a weekend break of violent protests throughout the country.Now, these demonstrations relate to the government ' s handling of a current huge rise in Covid instances in the country, in addition to a basic sensation of unrest at the nation'' s financial standing. OK. Well, you ' ve been looking at this tale. You'' ve picked some truly valuable vocabulary for discussing it. What have you obtained? We have: '' disregarding ', ' concerns ' as well as ' ousts '. ' Rejecting ', ' problems ' as well as ' ousts '. Let ' s start with your initial headline. So ', our very first heading originates from Al Jazeera and it reviews: ' Disregarding '– getting rid of a person from their position. Yes. So, this word is meant: D-I-S-M-I-S-S-I-N-G. It ' s a three-syllable word and the stress is on its 2nd syllable: ' disregarding ', ' dismissing '. And, as you claimed, it indicates to eliminate somebody from their placement– from their work for instance– yet it ' s rather a. it ' s quite an official word. Now, we do have much more, type of, casual words– generally
used words– wear ' t we, Neil? We do, yes.So, you would most likely hear informally, when people are speaking, that a person had actually been ' sacked ' or '' terminated ': ' discharged ' even more prominent in North America as well as '' sacked ' is rather British– UK English. Yes. But as we claim, '' dismissing '– it ' s quite … or ' to reject ', as a verb, is rather formal as well as it ' s utilized to remove someone– a worker or a setting– from a setting of power or a setting of responsibility.'However, it isn ' t always regarding eliminating someone from their job.So, when we were kids, years and also years and also years ago– very long time ago– we used to head to school and also, eventually a week maybe, we'' d have something called an assembly, where everybody would certainly organize together. All of the students as well as the educators would certainly organize with each other and also we would certainly listen to perhaps the headmaster or headmistress inform us concerning news of the institution. As well as at the end of that, what would certainly they say, Neil? They'' d state: ' You are rejected. ' Yes. Once again, it ' s quite a formal word and it means to finish a conference or a session. So, you quite typically hear it in movies about the military, things like that– like '' policeman disregarded' ' or ' course disregarded ' at the end of a course or a formal session. It'' s official, though. Yeah, but you most likely wouldn ' t hear this in a workplace. It appears too official, also stringent. It'' s sort of limited to those scenarios we discussed: school, the army, areas where discipline'' s actually important.That ' s right
, yeah. And also we additionally have an additional definition of ' to dismiss ' and it generally associates to when somebody believes a concept or a person is just ludicrous: you '' dismiss ' that suggestion. Neil, have you ever had a concept that was ' dismissed '? Well, Roy, I had this suggestion for a number of years. I believed it would actually work well on our website: English for Cats. And, you know, my boss– he '' disregarded ' the suggestion. He claimed, '' This is nonsense. No one'' s going to have an interest in that.' ' I asked him to make the … to make the program as well as I made it. And also he was right: it was rubbish and everybody disliked it. And also he … so he was appropriate to '' reject ' that idea. Fair enough, yet I liked it and so did my canine Leia and also I inform you what– if ever before you want to make the follow up, English for Dogs, Leia and also I prepare to go.We exist to sustain you. We will certainly not '' dismiss ' that as a terrible concept. OK. Well, watch the internet site on the first of April: see what takes place …! Let'' s get a recap: If you would such as to view an Information Testimonial program concerning this concept of '' dismissing ' things, we have one regarding the former head of state Donald Trump. Where can our customers locate it, Roy? All our terrific viewers need to do is click the web link in the description listed below. OK. Allow'' s look at your following heading please. So, my following heading originates from France 24 and also it checks out: '' Woes '– worries; large problems or problems '. ' Issues '– this word is a noun as well as it is spelt: W-O-E-S. And also it associates to severe problems or concerns that somebody or something is dealing with, as well as we fairly generally see this relating to countries or federal governments: a government'' s' ' troubles '– possibly economic ' problems ', economic troubles or struggles, or something like that.Now, it'' s rather an official word,'isn ' t it Neil? It is. And also as you say it refers to actually large troubles, you understand. '' Concerns ' are not things like neglecting your tricks or, you recognize, running out of gasoline in your cars and truck. '' Woes ' are the really huge concerns that affect you. And it is rather, type of, old-fashioned and appears … and formal-sounding, but it does have that feeling of a really huge issue. Yeah. I imply obviously, like, if you wished to be really dramatic, you could state, '' Ah, what a. Distress is me!' ' or something such as this, when you'' ve lost your tricks, however usually we say something like you '' add to someone ' s problems '. So, for example, if you ' re waiting on me to … you ' re having a poor day, Neil, and also you'' re awaiting me to to videotape News Evaluation with you and I instantly say, '' Sorry, I ' m off on vacation, ' I contribute to your issues– your wedding day– your large problematic day and also I ' include in your problems''. Yes, we can utilize it like that. And we also have '' distress ' as a, type of, basic concept. Yeah,'this is a lot more, kind of … it'' s. you can find this more in literary works and it ' s a little bit old-fashioned however it basically suggests a fantastic despair. So, you might claim somebody ' s deal with, when they look really sad, their face is ' full of distress '. However like I say, this is … I ' d state it ' s a little antique now: you might see it in something like the works of Jane Austen, yet '' issue ' implies an excellent sadness. Yeah. And '' problem ' maybe is over-represented in headings because it'' s short which'' s always handy for a heading writer.Absolutely.
OK. Let'' s obtain a summary: Speaking about '' concerns ', we have a 6 Min English all concerning sad songs and why individuals like it. Where can our audiences locate it, Roy? All our terrific viewers require to do is click the web link in the summary listed below. Nonetheless, that is not the only point we require to claim about 6 Minute English, is it Neil? No, 6 Min English is now offered two times a week, but you have to get the added episode on our internet site at bbclearningenglish.com. It'' s available there exclusively. So, if you desire extra 6 Minute English, most likely to our web site as well as you can find it there. Let'' s look at your next heading, Roy. OK. My following heading originates from Reuters as well as it checks out: '' Ousts '– pressures a person to leave their position. OK. So, this word is spelt: O-U-S-T-S. And also it'' s, kind of … it appears kind of 'aggressive– to ' oust ' somebody. It sounds kind of … like, it ' s truly type of a hostile point as well as suggests to eliminate someone from their setting of authority, or their position, and also it generally indicates– it means forcibly, so it'' s not precisely …
They don'' t intend to be gotten rid of; they are gotten rid of by force. That'' s right. It starts with that '' ou-'', like ' out' ', and it ' s got that exact same ' ou – ' sound. Maybe it '' s valuable to bear in mind that– ' oust ' and ' out''. It ' s got this concept of compeling someone ' out '. Definitely. But it ' s not always almost eliminating someone from their work or their setting of authority.Sometimes we use it to get rid of someone from– forcibly– from a place, or a place, or perhaps a competitors. So, for instance, in a sporting occasion, maybe one of the athletes does something wrong and also they are '' ousted ' from the competitors, or somebody in a workplace is being very rude and they are '' ousted ' from the space. So, it'' s not just confined to removing somebody from their job. No, simply can … it can additionally suggest removing them physically. Absolutely. OK. Allow'' s obtain a recap: Time now then, Roy, for a wrap-up of our vocabulary please. Yes, we had '' rejecting '– eliminating someone from their task. We had '' issues '– fears; big issues or problems. And also we had '' ousts '– pressures someone to leave their placement. If you wish to evaluate yourself on the vocabulary, there'' s a quiz on our internet site bbclearningenglish.com as well as you can find all kind of various other points there to help you improve your English. Of training course we are throughout social networks as well.Thanks for joining us as well as farewell. Bye.