“this” in the news

Publications and example sentences

Friday, March 15, 2019

edition.cnn.com
But it will temporarily stop delivering 737 Max jets to airlines as Boeing determines what caused two of those planes to crash within the past six months.
www.hurriyetdailynews.com
"This cowardly act shows how anti-Muslim rhetoric and hatred leads to murderous acts.
www.hurriyetdailynews.com
The advice that I gave to my friend is of no interest on this occasion.

Thursday, March 14, 2019

www.hurriyetdailynews.com
Those opinion leaders have a responsibility towards this country.
www.hurriyetdailynews.com
What did you spend these loans on?

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

www.bbc.com
But these heavily marketed gender-specific holidays might be seeing a decline in popularity, amid broader changes in Japanese society.
www.bbc.com
In a country where giving gifts and showing thanks for those received are deeply entrenched, Ishimura capitalised on the popularity of Valentine’s Day, encouraging men to thank women with chocolate-filled marshmallow sweets.

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

edition.cnn.com
The country's vote will present these companies with their sternest test yet.

Saturday, March 9, 2019

edition-m.cnn.com
These are but a few of the anti-Semitic attacks that have blighted the country in recent months.
edition.cnn.com
Much more a sanctuary than a zoo, all the animals are rescues and those that can't be completely healed and released remain on as residents.

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

www.bbc.com
These brain areas are the ones that are thought to control our response to stress.

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

edition-m.cnn.com
Baghdad, Iraq (CNN) — There is a different feel to the atmosphere in Baghdad these days, as if the chokehold that has gripped the Iraqi capital for the better part of the last decade and a half has started to ease.

Thursday, February 28, 2019

edition-m.cnn.com
"This was just one of those times.
www.hurriyetdailynews.com
Two more police officers, who attended the hearing via SEGBİS as witnesses, said that they do not know the suspect or those tasked in Okmeydanı on June 16, 2013.

Monday, February 25, 2019

www.bbc.com
Where does this leave the nuclear deal?

Saturday, February 23, 2019

edition-m.cnn.com
Trump said he plans to meet with President Xi Jinping to work out the final details of a deal "fairly soon," and those conversations are likely to take place at Mar-a-Lago next month.

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

e.vnexpress.net
Shandong Luneng, Hanoi FC’s opponent this afternoon, have many quality players in their squad, including Italian Graziano Pellè, who scored 16 times last season and helped his team qualify for this tournament.

Monday, February 18, 2019

edition.cnn.com
These, along with the minarets, churches and temples that dot the city, are small signs of the multicultural fabric of the Malaysian society, a complicated weave of Malay, Chinese, Indian and other identities.

Saturday, February 16, 2019

japantoday.com
This ring-shaped doughnut, without any filling, is covered with vanilla cream containing crunchy cookie crumbs, and topped with blue sprinkles to recreate Cookie Monster’s blue appearance.

Thursday, February 14, 2019

www.nytimes.com
These are their stories, in their own words.
www.nytimes.com
To think of them, and of this upscale suburban high school, as mere symbols of tragedy ignores the complicated tapestry of sadness, fear and defiance that is now forever part of it — and will be long after the last of these students graduate.

Monday, February 11, 2019

www.theage.com.au
This could force up-front commissions to rise in order to compensate for reduced revenues to brokerages, which in turn will lift interest rates and make housing affordability more difficult,” Mr White said.

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

www.hurriyetdailynews.com
Then you set out, for the irresistible attraction of this snow queen veiled in white.

Monday, February 4, 2019

e.vnexpress.net
Revenues during these days are several dozen times a normal day, owners and employees say.
e.vnexpress.net
Tet, the Lunar New Year Festival which falls on February 5 this year, is the season when business peaks for beauty salons, including barber shops.

Saturday, February 2, 2019

www.hurriyetdailynews.com
This rude stance can also be visible in poetry, architecture, painting and other forms of the arts, he said. “We will continue our path together with our people as has been until today.”

Thursday, January 31, 2019

www.nytimes.com
Carnaval is right around the corner in this energetic city, where traditions — culinary, musical, literary and more — reflect a deep Afro-Brazilian heritage.

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

www.bbc.co.uk
Hyphens: those little dashes we sometimes use in English to make compound nouns and adjectives like hard-working. But how do you know when to use a hyphen and when not to? This session will help you.

Monday, January 28, 2019

www.bbc.co.uk
Hello. This is The English We Speak. This is Rob...

Sunday, January 27, 2019

www.hurriyetdailynews.com
“I hope our film is kind of a time capsule, a historical record that people can watch and go ‘Whoo, that is really amazing what those people did,’” he said.

Friday, January 25, 2019

www.dogonews.com
Those concerned that robots are taking over the world can rest easy – for now.

Thursday, January 24, 2019

www.bloomberg.com
This Is What Happens When You Try to Sue Your Boss

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

www.bbc.com
The suggestion was astounding: blue lamps at train stations prevented suicides at those locations.
www.nytimes.com
This progressive country has long been off the radar for North Americans.

Monday, January 21, 2019

e.vnexpress.net
Since these vehicles often take most of the available space on roads, spilling over two or even three lanes at times, smaller vehicles have to squeeze themselves into very narrow spaces to fit in, adding significantly to traffic risks.

Monday, January 14, 2019

www.bbc.co.uk
This means that as part of their report they studied different scientific research that had previously been published.

Sunday, January 13, 2019

www.reddit.com
See this Post

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

www.apnews.com
Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, urged colleagues to approve spending bills that would reopen various agencies, “so that whether it’s the Department of the Interior or it is the IRS, those folks can get back to work.

Friday, December 28, 2018

medium.com
“Know the difference between those who stay to feed the soil and those who come to grab the fruit.” — pinterest.com

Saturday, December 22, 2018

www.dogonews.com
Those unable to make it to the spectacular hotel before it melts into a giant puddle in April, can visit the equally impressive ICEHOTEL 365 that lies adjacent.

Friday, December 21, 2018

edition-m.cnn.com
This is a "do not adjust your set" moment, in which the world's preeminent military power effectively withdrew from its two active battlefields, ceded the ground to its geopolitical rivals, and abandoned allies.

Thursday, December 20, 2018

www.trumpetherald.com
Posted: Mon Jul 15, 2013 5:18 am    Post subject: Benny Goodman Sextet Transcriptions Does anyone know where I could buy a bunch of these?

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

www.bbc.co.uk
A man who illegally killed hundreds of deer has been told to watch a Disney film as part of his punishment. Neil and Dan discuss the language from this story.
www.bbc.co.uk
Learn this very modern expression.

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

www.theguardian.com
“I am going to be frank with you,” Sullivan said. “This is very serious offense. A high-ranking senior official of the government making false statements to the Federal Bureau of Investigation while on the physical premises of the White House.”
www.theguardian.com
He said: “I’m not hiding my disgust, my disdain, for this criminal offense.”

Saturday, December 15, 2018

www.asahi.com
Among those present at the Dec. 14 meeting was Fukushiro Nukaga, who heads a league of Diet members working on relations between Japan and South Korea.

Thursday, December 13, 2018

www.theage.com.au
However, in this case, the word has got out widely online and through social media.

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

m.english.vietnamnet.vn
Its exports have increased strongly to reach US$2.2 billion in the first eight months of this year, and will exceed $2.5 billion [the 2017 export revenue] this year.
mainichi.jp
Meanwhile, the youth population -- those aged 15 to 29 -- would grow by 51 percent.

Sunday, December 9, 2018

www.theguardian.com
This will be the second time.

Friday, December 7, 2018

vietnamnews.vn
This is the first time a private enterprise has risen to a scale of comparable with major State-owned corporations such as Việt Nam Electricity, PetroVietnam and Viettel, along with leading FDI firms such as Samsung and Honda.
vietnamnews.vn
In the first nine months of this year, Vingroup achieved VNĐ84.15 trillion in net revenue, up 47.2 per cent year on year thanks to growth in real estate, rental investments, hotel services, entertainment, retail and education.

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

www.theguardian.com
These ‘latently infected’ cells then exist in reservoirs in the bodies of those with the virus, and can launch new, resistant attacks if treatment is discontinued.

Monday, December 3, 2018

www.theage.com.au
Her actions, and those of police, have cast doubt over the validity of a series of major criminal convictions and plea deals.

Sunday, December 2, 2018

www.buzzfeed.com
3. This holiday display that says, "Asstmchri.

Saturday, December 1, 2018

edition.cnn.com
Those include, but aren't limited to, the annoying nature of pop-up ads, the "like"-driven calculus of social media, and another reminder that you should never read the comments, especially if you're an unusually sensitive 1980s-era videogame villain.

Thursday, November 29, 2018

www.theguardian.com
Knits need to be versatile this season.

Sunday, October 21, 2018

edition-m.cnn.com
"The individuals who did this did this outside the scope of their authority," he said.

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

www.newsinlevels.com
Difficult words: powerful (very strong), flood (big water), missing (we do not know where these people are and if they are alive).

Sunday, October 14, 2018

medium.com
Welcome to your free member preview for this month.

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

newsela.com
Among those whose family income was less than or equal to 130 percent of the federal poverty line (which was set at $11,770 for a single person or $24,250 for a family of four in 2016), 31.7 percent ate fast food on a typical day.

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

www.bbc.co.uk
Which of these in NOT a financial crime?
www.bbc.co.uk
David Beckham's emails have been hacked. The people who did it wanted him to pay them to keep quiet. Neil and Catherine look at the language the world's media is using to discuss this story - and show you how you can use it in your everyday English.

Saturday, October 6, 2018

www.nytimes.com
These maneuvers met with little resistance from the Internal Revenue Service, The Times found.

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

finance.yahoo.com
Amazon said those who are already making $15 an hour will see an increase in pay but did not specify how much.

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

en.people.cn
This year marks the 40th anniversary of China's reform and opening-up, Li said.

Monday, July 16, 2018

www.buzzfeed.com
This vacation dog keeping a laid back lookout:

Friday, July 13, 2018

www.theguardian.com
In a statement issued later in the afternoon, Mnangagwa said his thoughts and prayers were with “all those affected by this senseless act of violence.

Friday, June 29, 2018

www.mos.ru
This helps to create a joyful mood and involve city residents and tourists in this sport.

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

www.mos.ru
The hospice accommodates 30 adult city residents, mostly those from the Central Administrative Area and also cares for about 300 other people in their homes.

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

www.theage.com.au
This, no doubt, has appeal for Trump, who wrote in his book The Art of the Deal that "I play to people's fantasies".

Saturday, June 2, 2018

www.theage.com.au
To help shine a light on this, researchers from the University of Navarra in Spain developed a dietary tool for calculating obesity risk and tested it on a large population sample.

Thursday, May 31, 2018

www.popsci.com
This notebook allows you to digitize any notes taken by hand—and it's only $20

Saturday, May 26, 2018

www.theguardian.com
There has been a sense of solidarity with women all over the world, particularly with our sisters in the UK, who used their voices to amplify ours and who understood that this was not our burden to carry alone.

Saturday, May 19, 2018

www.reddit.com
Those eyes!