Words in the News (25th March 2015): Symbol of peace
For vocabulary and exercises: http://www.bbc.co.uk/learningenglish/english/features/witn/ep-150325
It's the temple that brought Londonderry together. On Saturday they burnt it down.
Catholics and Protestants have a long history of conflict in this Northern Irish city.
But volunteers from both communities came together to build the structure. Thousands left personal messages of peace inside.
Organisers say the fire symbolises letting go of the past.
a building used to pray to god or gods
burnt it down
destroyed it with fire
a serious disagreement or argument between two or more groups
people who offer to work without being paid
represents an idea
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