WEP 270918 – Forget Brexit, what are the British Isles, the UK, Great Britain and Éire?

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With Brexit coming next year, ECP coach Rob tries to explain what the British Isles are. It’s not easy! Click on the image to download the pdf The consequences of the ‘Brexit’ referendum dominate conversation in Britain and Ireland, but are the British Isles even in Europe? And what in fact are the British Isles? […]

WEP 210618 – The UK Honours System Explained and Criticised

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Click on the image to download the pdf In Recognition… The UK Honour System Explained and Criticised Before you read the complete article, look at this vocabulary and find it in the text: hand out: distribute, give out patronage: support given by a patron fostered: encourage and support gongs: common term for medal or award deed an […]

WEP 310518 – Killer Whales Speak To Humans!

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Click on the image to download the pdf Scientists record an orca saying “Hello”, “Bye bye” and “One, two”. Before you read the complete article, look at this vocabulary and find it in the text: to carry out: to complete a task or job pod: a small group of marine animals to match (something): to make […]

WEP 240518 – Running Technique Matters

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Click on the image to download the pdf Maybe you are already running decent times but improving your technique will make you even quicker and less injury prone* Before you read the complete article, look at this vocabulary and find it in the text: *prone: likely to do, get, or suffer from something second nature: a […]

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WEP 1705218 – Reduce Your Stress Levels

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Click on the image to download the pdf Modern life is fast. Technology connects everyone ALL the time and consequently many people suffer from stress Before you read the complete article, look at this vocabulary and find it in the text: stressed out: worried and nervous mishap: an unlucky accident deadline: the latest time or date […]

WEP 100518 – Become fluent in another language as an adult

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Click on the image to download the pdf Alex Hern (technology writer for The Guardian) explains that if you haven’t started a new language by the age of 10, you have no chance of achieving perfect fluency. But don’t despair, help is at hand! Before you read the complete article, look at this vocabulary and find […]

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WEP 260418 – The Origins of May Day

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Click on the image to download the pdf The bloody history of International Workers’ Day Before you read the complete article, look at this vocabulary and find it in the text: martyrdom: to suffer persecution and death for beliefs rallies: mass meetings, usually political diet of lead: an expression that means ‘to fill people with […]