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Richard leaves the big shopping areas for small, interesting shops and markets. We hear from a man who sells photographs to Outer Mongolia, and some London shoppers tell us what they like.


Do you know what the names of these types of food are?


How many points can you get in 3 minutes? Longer words score more points!

English for Medicine – A Doctor's View

Listen to an interview with a retired doctor, Rajan Mehta, about his life working in the UK.

Unit 5: Making arrangements

Need to organise something? In this unit, you can practise common phrases used to make plans by email.

IELTS Speaking tips

You'll love these five great tips for the IELTS speaking test – and the examiner will be impressed!


Your Comments

26 March, 2017 - 09:03
Hello ibrahemyacoup, In the affirmative the meanings of 'have to' and 'must' are very similar. 'Must' often implies an obligation which you have set yourself - it is your own decision - while 'have...
26 March, 2017 - 09:03
Hello dipakrgandhi, There is no difference in meaning. After 'if' in hypothetical constructions of this kind we can use either 'was' or 'were'. If I was a rich man... If I were a rich man...
26 March, 2017 - 09:03
Hello dipakrgandhi, It is possible to omit the definite article when the superlative is used after the verb 'be' and not immediately before a noun. These are called predicative adjectives: This is...