Mar 122015

This year marks the 50th anniversary of Winston Churchill’s death. He is known throughout the world for his role in defeating Nazi Germany but he also made mistakes.



Vocabulary and definitions

surrender – give up a fight and submit to the enemy
controversial – describes something people disagree about
determined – persistent, someone who doesn’t give up on something easily
skip over – avoid
misjudged – got the wrong opinion
flawed – weak in character
strategy – plan of action
lacklustre – dull, uninspiring

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