The Big Stink

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Sanitation workers in Seville are upset with their working conditions. They feel cheated by public authorities who refuse to pay them a fair wage.

They are on strike to claim their rights to a just wage.

Vocabulary:

sanitation workers: street or trash collectors

to be upset: to be angry

to feel cheated: to feel deceived or lied to

to refuse: to say no

to be on strike: to stop working and protest

fair, just wage: a good or appropriate salary

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