AM/PM Session - 4 September 2018 - 5 countries that set world culture
The article this week talked about five of the countries which help define culture around the world:
Vocabulary Top 10:
populace - the people who live in a country or area
cutting edge - the newest and most advanced area of activity in an art, science, etc.
cliché - a phrase or expression that has been used so often that it is no longer original or interesting
outsize - very large in size
top-notch - of the best quality
populous - having a large population
upbringing - the way a child is raised : the care and teaching given to a child by parents or other people
savoured - to enjoy (something) for a long time, especially a taste or smell
flair - a natural ability to do something; an unusual and appealing quality or style
pun - a humorous way of using a word or phrase so that more than one meaning is suggested (e.g. She's a skillful pilot whose career has really taken off. take off = to begin to fly; take off = to become very successful)
Do you agree with this list?
What other countries would you add, and why?