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UK Culture: Ethical Shopping

Quand vous faites du shopping pour acheter des choses à la mode, êtes-vous pour la valeur de l’argent ou pour la mode faite avec des valeurs ? Écoutez pour en savoir plus.


Try this grammar exercise. If you want more information about this area of grammar you can click the link(s) in the Grammar Support block on the right.


Combien de mots pouvez-vous obtenir en 3 minutes ? Les mots longs marquent plus de points. 

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Philipe Hart, le Directeur Général  de WebWare, une entreprise d’informatique, annonce au Directeur des ventes Brian O’Dell quelques mauvaises nouvelles. 


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22 February, 2017 - 04:02
Hi Team. In this case, Could I rechangeable between Past tense and Present Perfect. Ashlie : Where did I put my purse? Have you seen my keys? Stephen : I think I saw them in the kitchen, Ash...