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Richard leaves the big shopping areas for small, interesting shops and markets. We hear from a man who sells photographs to Outer Mongolia, and some London shoppers tell us what they like.

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Do you know what the names of these types of food are?

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Are you a football fan? Try this game to see how many football words you know in English. Can you beat the goalkeeper? Good luck!

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English for Medicine – A Doctor's View

Listen to an interview with a retired doctor, Rajan Mehta, about his life working in the UK.

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Unit 5: Making arrangements

Need to organise something? In this unit, you can practise common phrases used to make plans by email.

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IELTS Speaking tips

You'll love these five great tips for the IELTS speaking test – and the examiner will be impressed!

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Your Comments

21 January, 2017 - 14:01
Hello Nizam, I wouldn't recommend you use 'am going to be coming'. If you want to emphasise how pleased you are, you could say something like 'I'm very happy to come in next week' or 'Thank you. I...
21 January, 2017 - 14:01
Hello omeshwar narain, In this sentence, 'dare' is used intransitively; intransitive verbs have no passive form. Therefore I'm afraid there is no direct way of transforming this into the passive...
21 January, 2017 - 14:01
Hello again fikretonder, One day we plan to add subtitles to our videos, but I'm afraid for now you'll have to use the transcript, which shows the words that are said in writing. You can see it by...