Camden Town is a world-renowned place to shop for alternative clothing. Carmen goes there to find out more about its history and what's fashionable now.


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In this episode of Word on the street I saw the writing above (1970's). I've learned that the correct way is 1970s.

Hello Bete,

There is no universally accepted rule for this. As far as I know, in American English the apostrophe tends to be used whereas in British English it is not. This means that probably the apostrophe is incorrect here. I'll check with our proofreader and then correct it if so.

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Very interesting these two video about Camden. It recalls me when I was living there...

These people are not satisfied inside themselves and they try to be satisfied outside.

why i can not see it ?I mean i can not turn it on ????

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I think british fashion is great, because many clothes are very elegant and London sets new fashion trends. I also have clothes from Pepe Jeans London (even if it's based today in Spain) and I consider clothes from Blueberry as very beautiful.


ıs ıt possible to download video or any audio related to this kind of video.

cause I need study and repeat all the vocabulary that I heard.

Thank you for your concern.

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