Gibraltar: Opinion

The flag of Gibraltar The flag of Gibraltar In addition to the Falklands, another area of continuing tension for the UK is the Mediterranean territory of Gibraltar. Read the text on the website linked below and answer the questions.



  1. What kind of text is this? Point out some of the features of the text and use examples from it to support your opinion.
  2. Does the writer ever state which side of the Spanish or British Gibraltar fence he is on?
  3. What future does the writer want to see for Gibraltar?
  4. Explain how the main opinions expressed in the text reveal that the writer is an economist.