Macron Becomes President – level 2

18-05-2017 15:00

Emmanuel Macron was inaugurated as the new President of France. At the age of 39, he is the youngest president in the country’s history.

The inauguration ceremony took place at the Elysee Palace. Around 300 guests, officials, and family members attended the ceremony. In his speech, Macron said that he will fight terrorism and authoritarianism.

He later greeted people at Paris’s Arc de Triomphe.

Difficult words: inaugurate (formally make somebody president), official (somebody in the government), greet (say hello).

You can watch the original video in the Level 3 section.

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