A gaffe is something someone says or does which wasn't meant to be heard or done and causes embarrassment or offence.
Have you ever made a gaffe? I'm sure we all have at some point in our lives. However, politicians must be very careful about their gaffes since they can offend other countries.
Listen to the following podcast about political gaffes.
As usual, you can also check the transcript after listening 2 or 3 times.
Tell me! Have you ever made a gaffe? What happened?