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Upper intermediate: B2


Will someone tell me, please, what is actually meant by "discussion"? Whom do I discuss with? Many thanks.

Nowadays, in my country, many people use less plastic bags; but, it has been dificult.

pollution definitely has a disastrous result in our human life. nowadays more and more people realized this problem and they had took some actions to protect the ecosystem environment. In china, there are so many films about this year there is a document fiction film about human disaster, wandering earth. I think it made a shocked impact on many people.

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where is the PDF file?

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Dear admin ,
I pressed on the bar " reading text" but nothing appear , just a picture of a sea dog .

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Related to the topic I would recommend the film Trashed with Jeremy Irons.

The last documentary I've seen is : blue. It makes you discover animals living in ocean as if you were part of this ecosystem and also sensitize to be aware about the protection of animals living in seas and oceans.