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Vocabulary exercises – Kitchens 2
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Learn more words for things you can find in a kitchen by doing these exercises.

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Don’t be rude! Be sure to follow these fundamental rules on what to write and what not to write in your emails.

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On World Environment Day people from countries all around the world come together to take action to defend our planet. Find out about some of the things people are doing to celebrate this special day.

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Online shopping may not be as green as you think. Here's how shopping online can have a surprisingly large carbon footprint.

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Preparation is the key to a successful job interview. Here's how to be ready for some common question types.

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Managing up is about how to manage your boss. Why do you need this skill and how is it done?

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What are the benefits of mindfulness at work and how can we train ourselves to be more mindful in the workplace?

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Remote teams bring advantages but also challenges. How can we bring out the best in our team members when they are located in different places?

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Ramadan is a holy month for Muslims. What happens during Ramadan and what does it mean to millions of Muslims worldwide?

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Every year, millions of people around the world switch off their lights for one hour to draw attention to the environment. Read on to find out more.

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Washing your hands can help protect you against germs and illnesses. This video reminds us how to wash our hands effectively.

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There's more behind the International Day of Happiness than you might think. Find out more by reading the article and answering the questions.

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Holi is sometimes called the festival of colours. Find out more about this very special springtime festival in this article.

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Pancake Day is on a different date every year and is a celebration unique to the UK. Read the text and find out why British people celebrate with pancakes.

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Trust is the essential ingredient for successful teamwork. How can we avoid misunderstandings and build strong professional relationships?

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When you're applying for a job, a great CV is essential. Find out what to include and what to avoid for the best chance of getting an interview.

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Influencing others is a vital business skill, but how should you vary your approach to get the best results in different cultures?

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Valentine's Day is celebrated in many countries, but what are the differences between today's celebration and in the past? Read the text to find out some curious facts about the most romantic day of the year.

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Hanukkah is a Jewish festival that is celebrated for eight days, usually in December. It is also called the Festival of Lights. Find out why and learn about what people do to celebrate this special holiday.

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Learn how to write about charts.

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Read a dialogue where three people negotiate who does what to achieve a task.

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Listen to Ella talking about some of the most memorable moments from a study trip to the UK.

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What are flexible working arrangements and why are some people against them? Can companies benefit from offering flexible working arrangements to their employees?

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Many people feel uncomfortable with conflict but it can help us to develop. Here are eight tips for managing conflict more effectively.

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For some, negotiating is about winning. For others, it's about compromise. But if we think about it as a collaboration, often both sides can get what they want.

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Meetings are essential for team working and getting things done. But done badly, they can feel like a waste of time and energy. Read on for six tips for successful meetings.

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Every year in November, people look for bargains on Black Friday. But did you know that the same day is also Buy Nothing Day?

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World Kindness Day is celebrated on 13 November. How can we become happier by doing kind things for others? And how can we help the world by doing kind things for ourselves?

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If you’re ever in the UK on the evening of 5 November, you might wonder why you can hear fireworks. Bonfire Night is celebrated all over the country, but what is it about? Find out about the history of this well-loved event in this article.

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Achievement is an important competency given that the more you can achieve, the better your prospects will be when it comes to looking for a new job.

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