Referendum in Italy – level 1

09-12-2016 07:00

In Italy, there is a referendum. The Prime Minister, Matteo Renzi, needs to win the referendum. He loses and now he wants to resign.

He has a meeting with his cabinet. He thanks his colleagues for great work. He goes to the Presidential Palace. He says to the president that he wants to resign. Some of the Italian political parties want to control the country. There can be political chaos. It can also affect Europe.

Difficult words: resign (say that you stop your work), cabinet (a group of people that work for you in the government), affect (change).

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