Sep 21

Learn British English: Scotland Votes No (free video)

In this short lesson, I discuss some of the repercussions of Scotland voting “no” to independence. Please see below:





Scotland Votes No


No: 2,000,000+

Yes: 1,600,000+


Alex Salmond resigns as First Minister of Scotland


Devolution (noun) / devolve (verb)

the transfer or delegation of power to a lower level, especially by central government to local or regional administration


The result has sparked debate and discussion about devolution of more powers to Scotland, and the other UK nations as well.


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  1. João Leite

    Hi Chris,
    I’m back. I was on vacation spending some days with my family in São Luis and I from there I went to Buenos Aires for few days.
    I have so many classes to see and post some comments, but I’ll do that as soon as possible.
    Have a nice week and enjoy your sunday.

    1. ChrisWorkman

      Hi João, welcome back.

      Thanks, you too.

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