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What's the difference between 'lie' and 'lay'? | OxfordWords blog

What's the difference between 'lie' and 'lay'? | OxfordWords blog | Upper Intermediate English | Scoop.it
So should you use lie or lay? It turns out that many English speakers are at a loss when it comes to understanding the differences between these two words.
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A Quiz: 25 Common Idioms that you Really Need to Know

A Quiz: 25 Common Idioms that you Really Need to Know | Upper Intermediate English | Scoop.it
I know the feeling. I have been there. You have studied English really hard this year. You have been willing to go the extra mile a thousand times because you knew it was going to be worth your while.  You have even burnt the candle at both ends staying up too late and getting up too early when stud

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How to do KEY SENTENCE TRANSFORMATION for Cambridge Exams

Ah....the key sentence transformation exercise...EVERYBODY's favourite part of the Use of English paper. (NOT!!!) This video reviews the five most important ...
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Similar words, 6 Minute Vocabulary - BBC Radio

Similar words, 6 Minute Vocabulary - BBC Radio | Upper Intermediate English | Scoop.it
Today we're talking about similar words, like 'big' and 'large'
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Emma Watson introduces the new HeForShe.org

Emma Watson introduces the new HeForShe.org | Upper Intermediate English | Scoop.it
Emma Watson introduces the new HeForShe.org
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Learn English With Songs: Could it be Magic? by Take That

ESL cloze exercise for English language learners & kids on the song Could it be Magic? by Take That, to practise using general English listening skills. Listen to the song and complete the gaps in the lyrics by typing in the missing words. Browse our site for more free song quizzes, free English lessons, and games for esl students at all levels of English, & printables and lesson ideas for English language teachers.
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Faithless - Insomnia

Music video by Faithless performing Insomnia. (c) 1996 SONY BMG MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT (UK) Limited
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IELTS Speaking Tips Part 1 - Music

http://TheOnlineEnglishClub.com In this lesson for IELTS Speaking Tips Part 1 I will share and analyze 4 questions on the topic of music. Remember part 1 que...
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Jeremy Irons: On What We Can Do To Improve Our Environment | 92Y Talks

http://92yamericanconversation.org | Actor Jeremy Irons appeared in Reel Pieces with Annette Insdorf on December 11, 2012. In this clip, Irons speaks about h...
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Does cracking your knuckles cause arthritis?

Does cracking your knuckles cause arthritis? | Upper Intermediate English | Scoop.it
Claudia Hammond examines what causes the wince-inducing sound, and sifts through the evidence to see whether it actually damages your joints.
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Phrasal Verbs with TAKE: "take to", "take in", "take after"...

http://www.engvid.com So you've decided to take up English. Good for you! Take your language skills further by learning phrasal verbs that use the verb TAKE....
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I love MCR-2 Northern Quarter

In this episode we visit Manchester's Northern Quarter, discovering the Buddhist centre, Richard Goodhall Art Gallery and Manchester's most legendary shoppin...
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Listen to Passages « English Listening

Listen to Passages « English Listening | Upper Intermediate English | Scoop.it
Listening is a natural way to learn a language. We offer a very easy way to learn English: Just Listen. Enjoy!

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The Double Vocabulary of English

Why does English have so many words that have twins? Here's how we got to have two vocabularies, one based in Germanic roots, and one based in Latin.

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How to use 'mind' in polite requests: Learn English with Simple English Videos

'Would you mind...?' and 'Do you mind if...?' are useful phrases but how do we use them correctly? In this English lesson we explore how they're used along w...
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The Vocabulary and Expressions that a... - Cork English Teacher | Facebook

The Vocabulary and Expressions that a... - Cork English Teacher | Facebook | Upper Intermediate English | Scoop.it
The Vocabulary and Expressions that a native speaker uses daily.
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British Life and Culture: A Musician in The Royal Household

British Life and Culture: A Musician in The Royal Household | Upper Intermediate English | Scoop.it
A listening and vocabulary lesson about life as a musician in The British Army, for English language learners. learn some new vocabulary, Watch a video about a soldier who plays in the band of The Coldstream Guards, and complete a multiple choice quiz to test how much you have understood. Part of a free series of online lessons about Life in The United Kingdom designed to help people practise their English and prepare for the Life in the UK Citizenship test.
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Can an extra hour of sleep have radical health benefits

A research team at the Surrey Sleep Research Centre have been trying to discover whether an extra hour's sleep could have radical health benefits. Dr Michael...
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Learning a language – 10 things you need to know

Learning a language – 10 things you need to know | Upper Intermediate English | Scoop.it
Thinking about learning a foreign language? From ignoring your age to avoiding the F-word, our multilingual experts share their tips
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Top five regrets of the dying

Top five regrets of the dying | Upper Intermediate English | Scoop.it
A palliative nurse has recorded the most common regrets of the dying. What would your biggest regret be if this was your last day of life?
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PLASTICIZED ~ Feature Documentary Film

PLASTICIZED is an intimate account of a first-hand journey aboard the Sea Dragon with the 5 Gyres Institute on the very first scientific expedition, focused ...
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English Grammar: Negative Prefixes - "un", "dis", "in", "im", "non"

Unsure when to use "insure"? This grammar lesson on prefixes will help you understand some of the prefixes that are common in English. What is the difference...
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GRAMMAR: How to use the zero and first conditional

Zero conditional: If you drop an apple, it falls to the ground. First conditional: If you drop that glass, it will break. Learn more in this video and visit ...
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