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  Hi! What do you think of starting posting ideas/lesson plans/ lessons for teachers of Legal English? Here you have one, from a book: INTRODUCTION TO LAW- BASIC TERMS (from “TEST YOUR PROFESSIONAL English-LAW”, NICK BRIEGER)

  The following terms introduce you to the law and basic legal terminology. Below are the definitions. Find the definition for each term:

  AUTHORITY
  COURT
  GOVERN
  JUDGE
  LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY
  LAWYERS
  LEGAL ACTION
  LEGAL SYSTEM
  LEGISLATION
  RULE
  THE JUDICIARY
  TRIBUNAL

  1. a body that is appointed to make a judgment or inquiry

  2. a country's body of judges

  3. an act or acts passed by a law-making body

  4. behavior recognized by a community as binding or enforceable by authority

  5. legal proceedings

  6. an official body that has the authority to try criminals, resolve disputes, or make other legal decisions

  7. an organization responsible for enforcing the law especially the police

  8. a senior official in a court of law #p#副标题#e#

  9. the body or system of rules recognized by a community that are enforceable by established process

  10. the control resulting from following a community's system of rules

  11. members of the legal profession

  12. to rule a society and control the behavior of its members

  Answers:

  1. Tribunal
  2. The judiciary
  3. Legislation
  4. Rule
  5. Legal action
  6. Court
  7. Law enforcement agency
  8. Judge
  9. Legal system
  10. Authority
  11. Lawyers
  12. Govern