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English is GREAT - Part 1

The story of English starts more than a thousand years ago. Richard goes to the British Library to hear – and see – how the language has changed over the years.

Tarea 1

Which of these things do Richard and Roger discuss at the British Library?


Tarea 2

Type in the missing words or numbers.


Task 3

Can you turn these SMS messages into correct English?


Tarea 4

Choose the best phrasal verb to complete the sentence.




Nivel de idioma

Advanced: C1
Upper intermediate: B2


Hello.I'm Farid, an EGP student from Ismayilli Azerbaijan. My score was 80, not bad for time I shall have more.

Hello.My name is Shaiq. I am from Ismailli,  Azerbaijan. I am EGP(English Global Products Promotion Project) student. I watched your videos. They are very interesting videos. Thank you for these useful information. 

Hello dear LE team,
I'm an English teacher from Azerbaijan. Tomorrow I  will teach  the topic  about Britain and I'm going  to use this video for my students to learn the British Library better. I hope they will have no difficulty...
Good luck to all members...

Hello Ruhiyye,
Good luck with your lesson! I hope it goes well.
Best wishes,
The LearnEnglish Team

Thank you, Adam. You never stop  wondering us, What beautiful series they are! My students felt as if they visited Britain lively.  :) 
Ruhiyye M. 

Hello, I've just begin to learn English here, and all my hopes are to learn it. You can consider that learning it is my main target. I try to do my best. If you could help me even by advice ,it will be a great service. Thanks to all who share ta make that.

Haloo.. I'm nadim nd i'm new on dis site nd also i love english soo much.i wana learn dis language bt i dnt knw how to start or how to work? Can anybody solve my problm. Thanku

Hallo, I can´t see this video in my computer. How can I find a soluttion for it?

Hi, I'm listening your program English is great, but it can't go smoothly. I don't know how to solve this problem. Thank you!

Hello I have been in love with the English language all my life,so I'd like to thank you for giving me the opportunity to learn more about it.