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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.

Quick Grammar: Question forms

To form yes/no questions where there is an auxiliary verb or a modal verb, we invert the word order of a positive sentence.


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. 

Research Reports: Vocabulary

In Research Reports and other formal pieces of academic writing, verbs are often ‘nominalised’ (converted into nouns).


Your Comments

27 May, 2017 - 06:05
Hello girlbah, One way you could do it is by using other words or phrases instead of 'may'. For example, 'be able to' for ability, 'it is possible' for possibility, 'it is likely' for probability...
27 May, 2017 - 06:05
Hello tigonhongtrang, Yes, you're right -- thanks for pointing this out. The numbers in the audio were true approximately a decade ago and the the ones in the text reflect the reality in 2017, but...
27 May, 2017 - 05:05
Thank you for your audio! It's really interesting, but I think that there are some errors in the transcript: - As few as 1,800 remain in the wild, living in small isolated groups <-- The number...