Cours de conversation en anglais : Wednesday 16th and Thursday 17th of January 2019


Michelle Obama on empowerment

Michelle Obama left the White House with her husband, President Barack Obama, in 2016, but she’s still very much in the news. In a recent visit to the UK to publicise her autobiography, the former First Lady of the US indicated that her official position may have come to an end, but she continues with her mission to try to inspire girls and women all over the world. Rob and Dan talk about Michelle Obama and teach you new vocabulary.

This week’s question

When did the title First Lady first become used for the wife of the US president? Was it in the:

a) 18th Century

b) 19th Century

c) 20th Century

Listen to the programme to find out the answer.