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6 05, 2020

Internet Shopping

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Read and speak about the Internet Shopping The Internet is a network of linked computers enabling people to search for information and communicate with each other. The rapid rise of the Internet has been driven in part by the ability of users to access it from home, work and other locations. Another key factor has

8 04, 2020

Educational Systems in Britain and the USA

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Compare Educational systems in Britain and the USA Educational systems in Britain and the USA are not the same. In Britain currently there is only primary school (ages 5-11) and secondary school (12 to 16 or 18). The last two years are sometimes called sixth form, or sixth-form college. At the age of 18, students

5 04, 2020

Visit Oxford

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Speaking You are attending a language school in England and your teacher is planning a class trip. Your teacher wants to go to the National Gallery in London. Persuade her to visit Oxford. How about going to Oxford? I am attending a language school in England and our teacher is planning a class trip. Our teacher wants

5 04, 2020

Letter of Application

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Letter of Application Have practice in writing a formal letter Write a letter of application for the position of English teacher. March 30, 2020 Dear Sir or Madam, I would like to apply for the position of English teacher at your school. I saw your advertisement on the website of your school. As you will

24 02, 2020

House I’d Like to Have

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Have practice in writing If money was not a poblem, what kind of house would you like to have? Write about: type and size of house location outside (garden / garage) inside (rooms / furniture and furnishing / style other (neighbours / attractions in the neighbourhood) Hi, I'm Ira and I'd like to share my

16 02, 2020

Dmitri Mendeleev

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Read about Dmitri Mendeleev Dmitri Mendeleev was a Russian chemist and inventor. He is best remembered for formulating the Periodic Law and creating a farsighted version of the periodic table of elements. He used the Periodic Law not only to correct the then-accepted properties of some known elements, such as the valence and atomic weight of uranium,

22 01, 2020

British Traditions

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Funny British Traditions Hi, I'm Ira and I'm interested in everything connected with Britain. I am fond of reading about British traditions. British traditions vary from the weird to the wonderful, from the traditional to the popular, and from the simple to the grand. I'd like to share some with you. Read and enjoy! Cooper's Hill Cheese-Rolling

15 12, 2019

Birmingham UK Second City

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Birmingham Read about Birmingham UK Second City  Birmingham is commonly referred to as the nation's "second city". Birmingham is situated in the centre of the upland area in the valleys of three small rivers: the Tame, the Cole, the Rea. These rivers flow into the Trent, a big navigable river. The name "Birmingham" comes from the

8 11, 2019

British Yorkshire Pudding

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Learn more about British food Read some interesting facts about British Yorkshire pudding Yorkshire pudding is a British specialty. Yorkshire pudding, a common British side dish made of a simple batter (egg, flour, and milk) that is baked, traditionally, in a large, shallow tin with roast-beef drippings. It was devised in northern England in the mid-18th

25 03, 2019

Heavy Metal Subculture

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Learn about Heavy Metal Subculture What Is Heavy Metal? Heavy metal music is a genre of harsh-sounding rock music that places emphasis on excessive drum and guitar instrumentals, and raging vocals. Heavy metal, also referred to as black metal and death metal, emerged in the 1960s and 70s in the United Kingdom and the United States.