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6 Minute Grammar (per tutti)


The present perfect with ‘ever’ and ‘never’ 6 Minute Grammar

Have you ever ridden a camel? Use the present perfect to talk about life experiences.
  1. The present perfect with ‘ever’ and ‘never’
  2. Verb patterns
  3. Present continuous and ‘going to’
  4. Articles
  5. Past simple and past continuous

6 Minute Vocabulary (per tutti)


Job suffixes 6 Minute Vocabulary

What’s the connection between a teacher, a driver and a presenter? We explain.
  1. Job suffixes
  2. Word stress
  3. Compound adjectives
  4. Lexical sets
  5. -ing and -ed adjectives

6 Minute English (intermediate)


Coronavirus: Dealing with mass unemployment post-pandemic 6 Minute English

Neil and Sam discuss the post-Covid job landscape and teach you vocabulary along the way.
  1. Coronavirus: Dealing with mass unemployment post-pandemic
  2. Grandma therapy in Zimbabwe
  3. Is there a future without bees?
  4. How to talk about conspiracy theories
  5. What’s the point of blood types?
  6. Will Covid-19 change cities?
  7. Is this the era of distrust?
  8. No more bosses
  9. The medicine of coronavirus
  10. Food made in space

The English We Speak (intermediate)


Climate emergency The English We Speak

Find out more about this expression and learn things you can do to help the planet.
  1. Climate emergency
  2. Thirsty
  3. Vanilla
  4. Roast
  5. Sticking point

News Review (advanced)


2020 Emmys – New Records Set Learning English News Review

Tom and Catherine look at the vocabulary in the news around this story.
  1. 2020 Emmys – New Records Set
  2. Wildfires are spreading across the West Coast of America
  3. Djokovic hits line judge with ball
  4. SpaceX splash down
  5. Kamala Harris makes history

Global News (advanced)


New York Times says Donald Trump ‘paid $750 in federal income taxes’ in 2016 Global News Podcast

The newspaper says it has obtained tax records for the US president over two decades. Mr Trump denied the report as “totally fake news”. Also: Armenia and Azerbaijan battle over disputed region.
  1. New York Times says Donald Trump ‘paid $750 in federal income taxes’ in 2016
  2. Trump picks Amy Coney Barrett for Supreme Court
  3. Trump ‘to pick Amy Coney Barrett’ for Supreme Court
  4. Paris attack: Two hurt, two arrested near former Charlie Hebdo office
  5. Vatican cardinal resigns unexpectedly

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