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Scouse and how she is spoke | Macmillan

Scouse and how she is spoke | Macmillan | British life and culture | Scoop.it
Today's guest post comes from Mark Roulston, author of Liverpool in the Macmillan Cultural Readers series. Liverpool-born Mark is a commissioning editor for
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Bonfire Night

Bonfire Night | British life and culture | Scoop.it
This Bonfire Night webquest by Gabrielle Jones includes activities designed to inform students about the history of Bonfire Night and the traditions which are practised today.
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The History Of The English Language In One Chart

The History Of The English Language In One Chart | British life and culture | Scoop.it
Triangulations blogger Sabio Lantz recently put together this rather clever diagram showing how the English language has evolved over the past 3,000 years.
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2,000 Years of London’s Historical Development, Animated in 7 Minutes

2,000 Years of London’s Historical Development, Animated in 7 Minutes | British life and culture | Scoop.it
Give 'The London Evolution Animation' seven minutes, and it will show you the historical development of London over the course of 2,000 years.
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8 Idioms in English using two Easter symbols – Eggs and Bunnies. | English with a Twist

8 Idioms in English using two Easter symbols – Eggs and Bunnies. | English with a Twist | British life and culture | Scoop.it
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Life in the UK: London Tourist Attractions - Madame Tussauds

Life in the UK: London Tourist Attractions - Madame Tussauds | British life and culture | Scoop.it
A free online English lesson about Madam Tussauds, London's famous Waxworks Museum. Watch a video about this popular London tourist attraction, learn some useful new vocabulary, and complete a multiple choice quiz to test how much you have understood. Part of a free series of online lessons about things to see and do in London, designed to help students learn about English life and culture and prepare for the Life in the UK Citizenship test.
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The History of Saint Patrick's Day - Intermediate English

The History of Saint Patrick's Day - Intermediate English | British life and culture | Scoop.it
A listening and vocabulary lesson about the History of St Patrick's Day, for adult English language students and young learners. Learn some new vocabulary, watch a video about this fun festival celebrated by Irish people around the globe, and complete a multiple choice quiz to test how much you have understood. Part of a free series of online lessons about festivals and celebrations around the world.
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10 English Love Idioms | English with a Twist

10 English Love Idioms | English with a Twist | British life and culture | Scoop.it
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Jen Mcalinden's curator insight, February 12, 3:42 PM

Useful phrases.....maybe?

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Everything you need for Burns Night | delicious. Magazine food articles & advice

Everything you need for Burns Night | delicious. Magazine food articles & advice | British life and culture | Scoop.it
Sarah Scott gives the lowdown on Burns Night, one of Scotland's largest celebrations, and throws in some essential Scottish recipes and advice for holding your own Burns Night evening.
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Idioms (The LanguagePoint)

Idioms (The LanguagePoint) | British life and culture | Scoop.it
  Every week we'll be adding a new idiom to this Phrase For Friday list. You can find resources using these and other idioms by viewing the following pages: Face          Colours          Numbers          Animals            Body          Foo..
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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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St George and The Dragon - Elementary Graded Reader

St George and The Dragon - Elementary Graded Reader | British life and culture | Scoop.it
Simple English reading activity for adult English language learners and kids. Read an easy version of the story of St George and The Dragon. Browse our site for many more quizzes and activities on festivals and celebrations, free teaching resources and free online English courses for classroom use or self-study.
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A tour of the British Isles in accents - YouTube

Got the audio here - http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p01slnp5 The person doing the voice is Andrew Jack who is a dialect coach.
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'Hamlet' by William Shakespeare

'Hamlet' by William Shakespeare | British life and culture | Scoop.it
As 2014 marks the 450th anniversary of Shakespeare's birth, we are bringing to you one of the most famous, powerful and influential of all his plays. 'Set in the Kingdom of Denmark , the play...
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Discover Ireland (The LanguagePoint)

Discover Ireland (The LanguagePoint) | British life and culture | Scoop.it
  A collection of links, resources and suggestions for English language teaching, to discover with students the culture and highlights of Ireland.  Links to several videos are in the 'Teacher overview and suggestions' document, as well as being pr..
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Burns Night

Burns Night | British life and culture | Scoop.it
Take your tastebuds on a Highland fling with classic Burns Night dishes including haggis, neeps and tatties and cranachan, plus other wholesome Scottish-inspired dishes.
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London

London | British life and culture | Scoop.it
  This EFL lesson plan is designed around a short film by Simon Smith who recaptured the shots of London taken by Claude Friese-Greene in 1927. Students talk about what they know about London,...
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Christmas shopping

Christmas shopping | British life and culture | Scoop.it
This video is part of our Word on the Street series. Word on the Street is an exciting new English Language teaching programme co-produced by the BBC and the British Council.

Via Sue Lyon-Jones
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