1.U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May acknowledgeddefeat Friday and announced her resignation as leader of Britain's ConservativeParty.
Prime Minister 首相
例句：I didnot acknowledge that he had done anything wrong.
Conservative Party 保守党（英国主要政党之一，尤其信奉自由企业制度及产业私有化）
2."It is and will always remain a matter ofdeep regret to me that I have not been able to deliver Brexit," said May.With those final words, May's voice cracked and tears filled her eyes. She thenturned and retreated behind the door of No. 10 Downing St.
3.British voters had stunned the world and voted totake the U.K. out of the European Union. Then-Prime Minister David Cameron, whohad called the vote for political reasons — never thinking it would actuallypass — resigned.
例句：Whenthey told me she had gone missing I was totally stunned.
European Union 欧盟
Then-Prime Minister 前首相
4.Theresa May is the prime minister who spentnearly three years trying to honor the result of the landmark 2016 Brexitreferendum and, despite a relentless effort, failed.
5.May previously announced she would relinquish herposition once lawmakers approved her EU withdrawal agreement. The deal had beenrejected three times already and parliamentarians were due to vote on it afourth time in early June.
1. 新东方集团演讲师与培训师，长江商学院演讲培训师，酷艾英语创始人，北大英语系优秀毕业生，北大最大英语协会两任会长。2. 《奇葩说》《超级演说家》《饭局狼人杀》嘉宾选手，央视国际频道特约评论员，《经济生活大调查》演讲嘉宾。3. 托福口语、写作满分，总计115分；雅思8分；托业950分；英语专业八级。4. 青年作家，时间管理培训师，“34枚金币时间管理法”创始人，著有《你一年的8760小时》《人生的84000种可能》等畅销书籍，荣获第十届中国作家榜年度新锐作家，亚马逊年度新锐作家，当当年度最具影响力作家季军。