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Life in The UK : The Tower of London - Intermediate English Listening

Life in The UK : The Tower of London - Intermediate English Listening | British life and culture | Scoop.it
A listening, vocabulary and grammar lesson about The Tower of London, for English language learners. Watch a video about this famous London icon and tourist destination, complete a multiple choice quiz, and revise the past simple tense. Part of a free series of online lessons about London history, people and places, designed to help students prepare for the Life in the UK Citizenship test and improve their level of English.
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Stories behind Words: Christmas, Noel and Yule | Macmillan

Stories behind Words: Christmas, Noel and Yule | Macmillan | British life and culture | Scoop.it
More Christmassy words this week; in fact, three words that refer to the festival itself. The oldest of the three is Yule, from Old English geól, which
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Language tip of the week: Christmas words – part 1 | Macmillan

Language tip of the week: Christmas words – part 1 | Macmillan | British life and culture | Scoop.it
In this weekly post, we bring more useful content from the Macmillan Dictionary to English language learners. These tips are usually based on areas of English
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English Words and Phrases: New Year Resolutions

English Words and Phrases: New Year Resolutions | British life and culture | Scoop.it
English lesson activities for ESL students and young learners about New Year Resolutions, with a simple definition, related vocabulary, a dictionary skills exercise, and a follow on multiple choice listening quiz.
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Random Idea English: More Christmas cracker jokes - Matching quizzes

Random Idea English: More Christmas cracker jokes - Matching quizzes | British life and culture | Scoop.it
TEFL teacher explores grammar and language points with exercises, quizzes and some opinionated rants...
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Random Idea English: Two Christmas cracker quizzes

Random Idea English: Two Christmas cracker quizzes | British life and culture | Scoop.it
TEFL teacher explores grammar and language points with exercises, quizzes and some opinionated rants...
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ESL/ELL Vocabulary Quiz - Holidays - Easter (Usually in April) - 1

ESL/ELL Vocabulary Quiz - Holidays - Easter (Usually in April) - 1 - Learn English...
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Stories behind Words: Boxing Day | Macmillan

Stories behind Words: Boxing Day | Macmillan | British life and culture | Scoop.it
The day after Christmas Day, traditionally known as Boxing Day, is a public holiday in Britain and several other countries (if the 26th December falls on a
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Stories behind Words: carol | Macmillan

Stories behind Words: carol | Macmillan | British life and culture | Scoop.it
There are some things about Christmas that I can take or leave, and others that I really love. One essential element of the festive season as far as I’m
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Stories behind Words: Hogmanay | Macmillan

Stories behind Words: Hogmanay | Macmillan | British life and culture | Scoop.it
31st December, the last night of the year in the Western calendar, is celebrated in many places, but nowhere more enthusiastically than in Scotland. The Scots
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Christmas in England

Christmas in England | British life and culture | Scoop.it
This is an article focusing on the celebration of X-mas in England. It is not only a simple text - Ss have to complete the text with words which are replaced with pictures. Hope you will enj
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Random Idea English: Christmas cracker joke matching quiz

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Random Idea English: It's behind you: the very British tradition of pantomime

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