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Gun Control

Britain has the most severe gun control laws in the world. But is gun control a good thing or a bad thing? Let's look at some of the common arguments for and against the right to own a gun.

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Quick Grammar: Words that are often confused

Do you know the difference between these words?

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Game: Pic Your Wits

What's the picture? You have 20 seconds to beat the clock. The faster you guess the more you score. A really fun way to learn vocabulary!

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Professionals Podcasts - Achievement

Listen to this speech given at a party being held for the retirement of an employee, James Dawson. The managing director of the company delivers a speech outlining James's achievements.

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Unit 7: Organising your writing

Make your emails clear and easy to understand by properly organising them.

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IELTS Listening tips

Do you want a good score in IELTS listening? Watch this video to see how three students scored Band 7.

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Your Comments

22 June, 2017 - 08:06
Hello Slava B, The correct form here is past simple because the action is complete/finished. You stopped yourself and so the brushing is entirely in the past, with no present result. You might use...
22 June, 2017 - 08:06
Hi Omyhong, It's fine to say 'No, you should not'. We generally do not repeat the verb in short answers, though it is not wrong to do so in order to make the sentence more emphatic, for example...
22 June, 2017 - 08:06
Hi Kiran, It's really a moot point. You can consider speculative sentences with 'would' of this type as having an implied if-clause, or you can simply take this as a particular use of 'would': He...