The US and the World – level 1

25-09-2019 15:00

American leaders have different opinions on what the USA does in the world. President Obama and President Bush say that it is good for America to be active in the world. President Trump says that other countries need to work on their own.

A survey of the American people shows what they think. Most people want America to be active throughout the world. They want the USA to be in world trade, help others, protect democracy and people, defend countries, and keep America safe.

Some people want America to work on world trade and world talks only (without being part of wars).

Difficult words: opinion (an idea about something such as if it is good or bad), survey (when you ask many people what they think about something), democracy (a type of government where people pick their leaders).

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