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Making A Business Presentation in English

This outline provides a guide to giving a business presentation in English. Each section begins with the presentation section concerned, then the language formulas appropriate to giving a presentation. Finally, each section has important...

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TOO MUCH vs MUCH TOO

MUCH MUCH  indicates a big quantity of an uncountable substance or element  (one that you can’t count). example: There’s so much snow on the roads at present… TOO MUCH If the quantity becomes too big (a negative opinion of the quantity), much is preceded...

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Audiobook (B1): Psycho

Secretary Marion Crane is on the run after stealing $40,000 from her employer in order to run away with her boyfriend, Sam Loomis. She is overcome by exhaustion during a heavy rainstorm. Traveling on the...

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Audiobook (B2.1) : Meet Me In Istanbul

This is Adventure thriller set in Turkey. Tom Smith flies to Istanbul to join his fiancée for a holiday. But Angela fails to meet him that evening as arranged and she is not at her...

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Reading: Girl Scouts

BEC Vantage Reading Part 3 Read the text and then answer questions 1-6. The idea that a sales team can learn something from Girl Scouts will come as a surprise to many.  What has...

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Listening Activity: Trains & Travel

First, listen to this audio file then complete the following activities   Activity 1 Match the vocabulary with the correct definition: platform  a small piece of paper to allow you to use a train or bus...

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Listening Activity: Free time

Listen to Tyrone calling the staff at his local swimming pool.. Exercise 1: Complete the Registration Form with the correct information: BROWNTON SWIMMING POOL REGISTRATION FORM Name: Surname: Age: Interested in (sport):   Exercise...

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Compound Nouns

What is a Compound Noun? Compound nouns are words for people, animals, places, things, or ideas, made up of two or more words. Most compound nouns are made with nouns that have been modified by adjectives or other...

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Men outnumbered in Spanish government

Women are on the rise in Spanish politics. Spain’s newly-formed government consists of eleven women and six men. The newly-elected socialist Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez has put women in some of the biggest positions...

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Australian Woman Marries Bridge

Many countries around the world are discussing same-sex marriage. No country is discussing the rights and wrongs of marrying a bridge. But that is what an Australian woman has done. Artist Jodi Rose fell...