Richard carries on searching for the secret of entrepreneurial success, visiting two of Britain's youngest - and most fashionable - entrepreneurs, before meeting one of the judges of Britain's very own entrepreneurial reality TV show, Dragons' Den.

Task 1

What order does Richard do these things in the video?

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Task 2

Who said these things? Did Jess & Emily say them? Did Duncan say them? Or did neither of them say them?

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Task 3

Match the start and end of these sentences from the video.

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Task 4

What do these words and phrases from the video mean?

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Advanced: C1
Upper intermediate: B2

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Hi.I don't understand why Duncan had answered harshly to Richard.Duncan was larking about or what?

Perhaps in the future I will consider starting a business in the UK , but  now I'm entrepreneur in Ukraine.

It`s very inspiring!!!!!!!!! I think Duncan is making a joke. Anyway, Hashmi, I didn´t like that part.

i think there are many sucesse interpreneurs in my country .
i would like to start a business in the UK , becuz there alot of help ,advise and very good enviroment to start small businesse .
i guess the most improtant thing to start business the the support and good enviroment and the most improtant belive in allah he is always be in your side even you bring down...
 

I now a lot of successful people in my country.Yes i will consider to have some business on UK.And for good business you need to have good intuition,feeling for market and three basic things:hard work,hard work and hapinness...
Thanks for all this video and great report.....

Actually, in my country there is not creative minds to discover opportunity for their business. They normally follow the ways that have already been found out and practice the same ways.
I was really inspired by seeing this movie. Of course, I will consider business in Uk.
 
Creative thinking and then there should be ground for realizing such thinking and of course the should be some support as well. 

Hello Arasto,
That's interesting to hear how you feel about the culture of entrepreneurship. Good luck with your business!
Best wishes,
Adam
The LearnEnglish Team

Hello every one,
I am from India, We have so many successful entrepreneurs in our country but one of the distinguish&Successful entrepreneur is Mr.Ambani, I was pleased when i seen above video If i get a chance to do a business in uk i will defiantly start.Need to look towards a market gap to start a successful business...
Thank you British Council

I hope some day ,I 'll start a  business in  England  (I need to have a good level in English before) .
In my opinion the legislation in England  encourages entrepreneurs to invest and take risks  and I think ,the essential characters entrepreneurs must have   to succeed are hard working, confidence  and perseverance.

A succesful business in my country is soy.
The entrepreneurs ears a lot of money every year.
I wouldn't start a business in England because I'm a doctor, but I'd like to go to Britain to work in a Hospital to do a post graduate practice. I don't know how it works the health system in Britain.
I new business like in other areas needs a lot of hard work.

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