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  1. British English and American English

      British English and American English British people and American people can always understand ... each other – but there are a few notable differences between British English and American English ... Grammar Americans use the present perfect tense less than speakers of British English and a British ...

    editor_adam - 7 Feb 2017 - 08:19

  2. English Literature and American Studies Vocabulary

    This page looks at words which are often used when writing about English Literature and American ...

    editor_peter - 19 Nov 2015 - 10:27

  3. How to understand the differences between British and American English

    help, you can read the Transcript at any time. Exercise English learning English UK Britain & ... of the American words, and now I forget which ones to use! So confusing! Woman: We call ...

    editor_adam - 9 Feb 2018 - 10:09 - 185 comments

  4. Writing for English

    If you are studying English at university and need to write assignments, essays, etc., ... then these pages can help! The discipline of English is the academic study of the English language and literature ... produced in it. This often involves analysis of different genres of written texts produced in English ...

    editor_adam - 28 Nov 2016 - 10:28 - 7 comments

  5. History Scene 1- Language Focus

    Rob and Stephen talk about American English and some uses of passive verb forms. Complete ... (600KB) Watch the video. Then go to Task and do the activities. Click on the American English word ... to complete each sentence. exercise Can you remember the American English words from Task 1? Type in the words ...

    editor_kirk - 13 Jun 2017 - 10:40 - 145 comments

  6. Arts and Humanities

    Typical subjects in Arts and Humanities include: Archaeology Classics Comparative American Studies ... English History Linguistics Philosophy The most common Genre Families are Essays, followed by Critiques. ...

    editor_adam - 8 Feb 2017 - 13:42

  7. Writing for American Studies

    If you are studying Comparative American Studies and need to write assignments, essays, etc., ... then these pages can help! Comparative American Studies is the transdisciplinary study of the United States. At its ... core is the study of American history, culture and literature, but it can include a wide range of other ...

    editor_adam - 19 Nov 2015 - 10:27

  8. English

    In this video, four Premier League players talk about how they use English and why it is important ... to them. Think about the following questions: How important is English to you? Why? How do you think ... these players use English? How important do you think it is for them? Watch the video and find out! Sentences ...

    Kirk - 18 Nov 2015 - 08:18 - 49 comments

  9. Sojourner Truth

    in number. streetcar (n.) (American – British English = tram): an electric vehicle that transports people, ... Sojourner Truth was an African American anti-slavery campaigner who lived during the American ... Civil war, when African Americans were seen as inferior to white people, and women were seen as inferior ...

    admin - 4 Apr 2017 - 08:32 - 2 comments

  10. What did you find most challenging about learning English?

    In this video, the players talk about the challenges they faced learning English. Think about ... the following questions: What do you think – is learning English easy or difficult? What sorts of challenges do ... you think these players might have faced learning English? Watch the video and find out! Challenging ...

    Kirk - 21 Dec 2015 - 14:29 - 16 comments

  11. English is GREAT- Part 2

    Richard finds out about all the different kinds of English and talks to some of the hundreds ... of thousands of students who come to Great Britain to learn English every year. Why do you think English ... is the world's most widely used language? What are the advantages of studying English in an English ...

    editor_jeremy - 21 Dec 2015 - 23:30 - 73 comments

  12. English is GREAT- Part 1

    The story of English starts more than a thousand years ago. Richard goes to the British Library ... of your language? Do you think you could read Middle English? Why or why not? How do you think English ... will change in the future? Can you turn these SMS messages into correct English? Exercise Download Transcript ...

    editor_jeremy - 21 Dec 2015 - 23:30 - 161 comments

  13. English Lesson

    "We are doing Chapter 6: Hobbies, I like doing..." Robert Seatter has been an English ... teacher, an actor and a journalist. This poem takes us into part of an English lesson for adult learners. ... Exercise English Lesson By Robert Seatter Roberto is playful and wants to talk about sex in cars and gear ...

    editor_adam - 19 Jul 2017 - 18:41 - 60 comments

  14. English is Great

    but the English language itself. Great Britain is home to the first language of business, science and travel. ... The story of English begins more than a thousand years ago, but its global importance means it is still ... making history now. If you'd like to talk about the English language in class, there is an English ...

    editor_adam - 2 Jun 2017 - 10:51 - 8 comments

  15. English is GREAT

    but the English language itself. Great Britain is home to the first language of business, science and travel. ... The story of English begins more than a thousand years ago, but its global importance means it is still ... making history now. If you'd like to talk about the English language in class, there is an English ...

    editor_jeremy - 6 Jun 2016 - 09:46

  16. English History

    Amandeep travels 400 years back in time to find out about the English Civil War. She finds out how ... the English Civil War? What are the important historic events in your country? Amandeep visits a Civil War ... Pack (593KB) Amandeep: The English countryside: a great place to find peace and quiet… somewhere ...

    editor_kirk - 13 Jun 2017 - 10:32 - 60 comments

  17. English for Medicine – A Doctor's View

    as I thought I had rather good English. Eventually I confessed to a colleague that I sometimes couldn’t ... parents while they were alive. And I married an English woman and had children here, so England soon ...

    admin - 31 Mar 2017 - 13:34 - 67 comments

  18. Pilgrims

    In fact they were real people: English men and women who wanted to escape the religious controversies ... to the English colonies in North America, then known as ‘Virginia’. Other pilgrims also came for the economic ... was financed by a group of English investors known as the ‘merchant adventurers’. They formed a partnership ...

    admin - 21 Jun 2017 - 13:26 - 5 comments

  19. Green is GREAT- Part 2

    doesn't become garbage". The word 'garbage' is American English- in British English we say ... sentence by writing the British English words which have the same meaning as the American English words (in ... to speak on the video is American. She says "when you recycle and repurpose, then the waste ...

    editor_jeremy - 4 Feb 2016 - 09:44 - 39 comments

  20. Series 02 Episode 04

    of English. For example, in advertisements, or even just names of British or American products – drinks, ... 7 is Tom the Teacher. These are more traditional exercises. They look at being accurate in English ... , and often use the type of exercises you may find in English tests and exams. Practice materials- Exercise ...

    editor_adam - 19 Jul 2017 - 16:57 - 142 comments

  21. Series 02 Episode 09

    at being accurate in English, and often use the type of exercises you may find in English tests and exams. ... practice activities please download and print the Support Pack. Section 1- Conversations in English "I ... these with a friend who speaks English or is also learning English. Practice materials: exercise 1 Put the lines ...

    editor_adam - 28 Sep 2017 - 08:56 - 91 comments

  22. Series 01 Episode 09

    tell the joke. Think of a funny story that you know. Write down the most important words in English ... These are more traditional exercises. They look at being accurate in English, and often use the type of exercises ... you may find in English tests and exams. Practice materials- Exercise 1 Decide which phrases we use ...

    editor_adam - 19 Jul 2017 - 16:56 - 159 comments

  23. History Scene 1

    a city for the first time? Is it difficult to understand different accents, such as British and American ... accents, in English? Watch Ashlie, Stephen and their friend Tristan take a visitor sightseeing in London. ...

    editor_kirk - 4 Apr 2017 - 07:00 - 322 comments

  24. Series 01 Episode 02

    of music in English – mostly American music. There are some singers in Germany who rap in German ... A weekend away, Shakira, Hot Seat, tango in Buenos Aires, songs in English or in other languages, ... the most important words in English (use a dictionary?). Then try telling the joke. Practice materials- ...

    editor_adam - 19 Jul 2017 - 16:56 - 879 comments

  25. Series 02 Episode 10

    the Teacher. These are more traditional exercises. They look at being accurate in English, and often use ... the type of exercises you may find in English tests and exams. This week, Tom talks about strong adjectives ... Section 1- Conversations in English "It's great to see you again!" – meeting old friends ...

    editor_adam - 19 Jul 2017 - 16:57 - 150 comments

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