Oct 152012
 

Jennifer and Neil talk about the recent charity fundraising trend that some refer to as ‘chugging’.

What is the most money raised by a single marathon runner in one go? Is it:
a) Over £200,000
b) Over £2 million
c) Over £20 million

 

 

Vocabulary:
chugging: short for ‘charity mugging’ – people who stand in the street to persuade you to donate regular sums of money
persuasive: able to convince you to do something
harassing: annoying, intimidating
put on the spot: put under pressure
public image: the way something is seen by the general public
reputation: commonly held opinion about a person or organisation

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