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Listening Practice

What a Story! - The Horrifying Happenings at a Student Demonstration




To find oneself in the midst of an angry crowd is unpleasant enough, but Liz saw the crowd shocked and frightened by the events that occurred and she found this a horrifying experience.
In this story, you will hear the rather unusual word ‘pall’, meaning the cloth (usually black or purple) put over a coffin.
in the grounds of the university
to collect (my car)
unaware
very anxious
something that happens
called to me
looked
walked with big strides the black cloth
to pull roughly
taken for granted
moving in a confused way
a low noise
prevented from having
unpleasant
riot
march
crowd
through
round
thought
tense
quick
trouble
strode
wrench
fighting
trucks
bury