Category Archives: Upper-Intermediate

What is a Déja vu?

After watching this video, work on the following activities: What are the physical manifestations of déjà vu? A. Dizziness B. Ringing in the ears C. Sneezing D. None What does déjà vu mean? A. Happened before B. Already seen C. From the past D. Dream memory Which theory … Continue reading

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How computers have changed the world

Watch and answer Questions: Ann believes that computer science is basically… data analytics problem solving non-profit workEmily is convinced that computer science gives people… a lot of prospects. a lot of problem-solving. a lot of perspectives on problem-solving. Bella thinks … Continue reading

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Should young people accept lower living standards than their parents?

This is the situation in The UK. What is going on in your country? Leave a comment and open the debate!

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Cooking: Passive voice

  Use Passive voice and cooking vocabulary to tell us about your favourite dish!

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Phrasal Verbs: Fall

  Can you make sentences using phrasal verbs with “fall”?

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Dan Ariely: What makes us feel good about our work?

What motivates us to work? Contrary to conventional wisdom, it isn’t just money. But it’s not exactly joy either. It seems that most of us thrive by making constant progress and feeling a sense of purpose. Behavioral economist Dan Ariely … Continue reading

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Practice your Pronunciation!

    http://www.teachingenglish.org.uk/activities/phonemic-chart Click and listen to the sound!   http://www.learnersdictionary.com/pronex/pronex.htm Practice! Which sound do you really find difficult? Leave a comment!

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Shopping for food! (C & U nouns)

  Countable & Uncountable nouns  Nouns can be countable or uncountable. When you learn a new noun you should make a note of whether it is countable or uncountable as we use different words with countables and uncountables. Countable nouns … Continue reading

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Get: phrasal verbs

          How many sentences can you make?

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Is Your Food Expired? Don’t Be So Quick to Toss It By Alexandra Sifferlin

Use-by dates are contributing to millions of pounds of wasted food each year. A new report from the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and Harvard Law School’s Food Law and Policy Clinic says Americans are prematurely throwing out food, largely … Continue reading

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