WEP Romantic stories

06/02/20 Romantic Stories For Valentine’s Day

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Here are some romantic stories for Valentine’s Day that you won’t believe are true! Click on the image to download the pdf Before you read the article, find this vocabulary in the text: quirky: the definition of quirky is a strange or unique action or personality. pants: trousers to pant: to breathe in short, quick breaths, […]

WEP Gender-neutral language

30/01/20 Gender-Neutral Language

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The new Spanish government plans to introduce gender-neutral language to the constitution Click on the image to download the pdf Before you read the article, find this vocabulary in the text: to erase: to delete or remove to sit on: to suppress or to hide information wording: the words used to describe s.t. cabinet: the committee who […]

WEP Flat Wine Bottle

23/01/20 A Wine Bottle That’s as Flat as a Book

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A wine company launches a flat wine bottle that fits through the letterbox Click on the image to download the pdf Read and check you understand this vocabulary before you read and listen to the text: to come up with sth: think of sth, devise sth, invent sth, to have a creative idea letterbox: the […]

WEP Improve your life

16/01/20 10 Easy Tips To Improve Your Life In 2020

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Do you want to improve your life in 2020? Sleep better, get fit, be kinder and look after the environment with these simple solutions. Click on the image to download the pdf Before you read the article (and improve your life), find this vocabulary in the text: kind (adj): being friendly and generous to demand (context): […]

WEP Audiobooks

09/01/20 Why We Can’t Get Enough of Audiobooks

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Have you ever listened to an audiobook? In this week’s Weekly English Practice, ECP coach Darren talks about audiobooks and how they might help him be more efficient with his time. Click on the image to download the pdf Read and check you understand this vocabulary before you read and listen to the text: rocketed: […]

News update

19/12/19 Weekly English Practice 2019 News Updates

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News Updates! During 2019, English Coaching Projects published 37 issues of its Weekly English Practice. ECP coach Rob provides updates on some of the stories we covered.   Click on the image to download the pdf Read and check you understand this vocabulary before you read and listen to the text: plaudits: praise, acclamations, applause […]

Environment words

12/12/19 How We Talk About The Environment

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The Guardian has updated its style guide to introduce terms that more accurately describe the environment and the environmental crises facing the world. Click on the image to download the pdf Read and check you understand this vocabulary before you read and listen to the text: Before you read the article, find this vocabulary in the […]

Right to vote

05/12/19 Thousands Of UK Voters Lose Right To Vote And Become Invisible!

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Hundreds of thousands of British expats can’t vote in the UK’s upcoming general election on 12th December because of a controversial law that states Britons lose their right to vote in UK elections after 15 years overseas.  Click on the image to download the pdf Read and check you understand this vocabulary before you read and listen […]

Local Market Lakua

28/11/19 Lakua’s local market can’t compete with Primark!

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The local market in Lakua (Vitoria-Gasteiz) opened 11 years ago with 90 stalls; now it doesn’t even have 40. Click on the image to download the pdf The local market opened 11 years ago with 90 stalls; now it doesn’t even have 40. Before you read the article, find this vocabulary in the text: stall: a […]

Too much water

21/11/19 Drinking Too Much Water Can Be Dangerous

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Do you drink too much water? The exact amount of water you need to drink every day isn’t eight glasses. Click on the image to download the pdf The exact amount of water you need to drink every day isn’t eight glasses Before you read the article, find this vocabulary in the text: turns out: proved to […]