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    (Audio Clip) he thinly veiled criticism of his host

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    He warned that the hopes of global prosperity was threatened by rising nationalism, and he thinly veiled criticism of his host, President Trump.

    Audio clip link https://vocaroo.com/i/s0nesEwAhurk

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    Re: (Audio Clip) he thinly veiled criticism of his host

    Quote Originally Posted by lagoo View Post
    I have trouble understanding the following bold part.

    He warned that the hopes of global prosperity was were threatened by rising nationalism, and he in a thinly veiled criticism of his host, President Trump, Mr Macron said ...

    Audio clip link https://vocaroo.com/i/s0nesEwAhurk
    See my corrections above to your transcript. "Thinly veiled criticism" is criticism that is barely hidden. It might not be an outright obvious criticism but he is criticising Trump and he is not really trying to hide that criticism.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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