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Tess & Ravi

Tess and Ravi are back to talk about shopping in London, and Jo and Adam look at how to use the word 'too' in different ways.

Vocabulary exercises – Fruit 2

Learn more words for different kinds of fruit using these exercises!

You're hired

Philip, CEO of IT company WebWare, can't believe what sales director Brian is telling him!


It's common for interviewees to prepare answers in advance but there are things that you should avoid doing.


Your Comments

18 April, 2018 - 07:04
Hello hawa100, I think a hobby is something a person actively does in their free time, while an interest is simply anything which we are interested in. Something can be an interest of mine in...
18 April, 2018 - 07:04
Hello Ahmed Imam, Both forms are correct and there is no difference in meaning. Their function in the sentence here is adverbial, describing the action 'admire'.   Peter The LearnEnglish Team
18 April, 2018 - 07:04
Hello Ahmed Imam, I'm afraid we don't provide answers to questions from elsewhere in this way. If we did then we would end up doing our users' homework or tests for them! In this case neither...