- Does your country require COVID-19 vaccines for everyone?
- Have your family members received the vaccine already?
- require /ri-KWAHYUHR/
- announce /uh-NOUNS/
- aim /eym/
- situation /sich-oo-EY-shuhn/
- mourn /mohrn/
[verb] – to need something or make something necessary
The company requires all its workers to work eight hours every day.
[verb] – to make something known or tell people about something officially
The leader happily announced the success of the project.
[verb] – to intend or direct a course
The subject aims to teach students basic English.
[noun] – the set of things that are happening and the conditions that exist at a particular time and place
Many people cannot go out because of the dangerous health situtation.
[verb] – to feel or express great sadness, especially because of someone’s death
He was still mourning his friend’s death.
True or False:
- Google and Apple will require COVID-19 vaccines to employees working at the office, according to the article.
- Sundar Pichai is the CEO of Google.
- According to Pichai, getting the COVID-19 vaccine is an important way to keep ourselves healthy in the coming months.
- Facebook is working on a process for those who cannot be vaccinated for medical or other reasons.
- US President Joe Biden described the deaths of unvaccinated people as “American Drama.”
Fill in the blanks:
- We must see the bright side in every _______.
- All students are _______ to attend the school event.
- The mother is still painfully _______ her daughter’s death.
- The winners will be _______ tomorrow.
- The group _______ to help the homeless, especially the street children.