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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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Yoga is becoming more and more popular around the world. What exactly is it, where did it come from and what are the health benefits of doing yoga?

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Did you know that every minute of the day 20 people leave their homes to escape war or terror? World Refugee Day is a day when we can support and celebrate the strength and courage of millions of refugees worldwide.

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In episode 13, Robert and Mei have dinner together. What do you think they talk about?

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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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In episode 12, Milton writes to his brother as he starts his new job. Why do you think he is worried about their mother?

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Robert and Mei meet in episode 10. Do you think they'll get along?

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

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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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In episode 7, Robert tells his sister about his first meeting with Milton. How do you think it went?

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In this video, people living in a camp in the port of Athens are asked what they did before they were labelled 'refugee'. Watch the video to find out what they say.

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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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Listen to Lluís talking about running and what happened when he ran the Barcelona marathon.

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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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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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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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Diwali is a festival of light which originated in South Asia and is celebrated over five days. The dates change every year, but it is always celebrated in October or November and is now celebrated around the world.

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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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Resilience helps you adapt to change and recover quickly when things don't go well. How can we become more resilient?

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What are the five essential marketing trends that your company needs to know about to move with the times?

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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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World Mental Health Day, on 10 October, is a day to raise awareness of the effects mental illness has on millions of people’s lives across the world, and to help educate and inform us all.

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October 5 is World Teachers' Day. Find out which famous people want to say thank you to their school teachers for their success.

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What risks do people face when they are in countries at war? And why are humanitarian workers a target for attacks? The UN's World Humanitarian Day puts the focus on these important questions.

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July 30 is the United Nations International Day of Friendship. Read about the importance of friendship and find out why the UN decided to give it a special day.

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Coaching helps a person make positive changes in their life. Read about how a coach can help you achieve your goals and reach your full potential.

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In this video, Emir and Paul discuss a design for a client. Listen to the language they use for agreeing and disagreeing and practise saying the useful phrases.

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