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A scene from “Billions”

Emmy® and Golden Globe® winners Paul Giamatti and Damian Lewis star in a complex drama about power politics in the world of New York high finance. Shrewd, savvy U.S. Attorney Chuck Rhoades (Giamatti) and the brilliant, ambitious hedge fund king … Continue reading

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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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Effective communication

Video Are you good at communicating ideas? Which of the tips will you put into practice?

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Weird news

http://player.theplatform.com/p/2E2eJC/nbcNewsOffsite?guid=nc_instagramb_150507 An alleged Virginia bank robber admits he took stacks of cash from a teller, videotaped it and even posted evidence on social media — but he says he’s not guilty because he asked politely. Dominyk Antonio Alfonseca, 23, says … 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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Good Manners

Watch and complete the exercise! If you know the language, you can function just fine in a different country  True. That’s the only thing you need to know.  False. You need to have cross-cultural skills. Saying “Please”, “Thank you”, “Sorry/I’m … Continue reading

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Steve Jobs: My Life in Three Stories

Watch the video and try this activity Today I want to tell you three stories from my life; that’s it, _________. Just three stories.  no big reel  no big deal  no big wheel The first story is about __________.  connecting … Continue reading

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The History of English. Did you know…?


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A Job Interview

Questions: What position is the interviewee applying for?  estate agent  transport manager  staff manager How many drivers worked for the company?  20  30  40 Where was main activity of the company?  in the USA  only in England  in Europe What … Continue reading

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