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9 Reasons Why Scotland Is The Best Place To Celebrate New Year!

9 Reasons Why Scotland Is The Best Place To Celebrate New Year (Hogmanay)!

Today we are going to learn all about a very special holiday in Scotland called Hogmanay! LEVEL: Upper Intermediate and Advanced English Lesson I’ve made a mini-glossary at the side of the post to check the meaning of some words I think you might not know (including ‘Hogmanay!) These words are in bold and italics. If you have any other …

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How to speak more powerfully and avoid using

Make your English more powerful and interesting: avoid using VERY!

Learn how to make your English more powerful and interesting by ditching* the word ‘very’! (To ditch means to get rid of or give up … and this case we mean avoid using very!) Language level: upper intermediate and advanced /  B2 and  C1 Skills: Vocabulary, speaking Time needed: 10-20 mins Focus: advanced English vocabulary; synonyms & adjectives Lesson …

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Master the Prefix

The Ultimate Guide to Using Prefixes

Using prefixes is a great way to increase your vocabulary & look fluent in English!  Check out this advanced English lesson to learn all about prefixes: what they are and how to use them.  Included:  45 Common prefixes in English Language level: upper intermediate+ and advanced /  B2+ and  C1 Skills: advanced English vocabulary Practice pack available for this …

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Pronunciation Lesson Silent A

Silent Letter ‘A’: a pronunciation guide

Lesson by Kerin In this pronunciation lesson, you are going to learn how to pronounce words that have a silent ‘A’ in them. Skills: Speaking, pronunciation Time needed: 2-5 mins Focus: sounding more natural and fluent Audio intro from Kerin artistically BrE /ɑːˈtɪstɪkli/ – aa·tis·tuh·klee YOUR TURN! Practice saying it: The film was both commercially and artistically …

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Free advanced English reading and listening lesson

Hanging out with Death and Chocolate! Advanced English free lesson

Lesson by Kerin In this advanced English lesson, we are going to read and listen to a passage from one of my all time favourite books, The Book Thief by Markus Zusak. You’ll learn 7 new expressions and we’ll discuss the narration technique. Above all, you’ll get to dive into some real English! #lovereading Language …

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