WEP Spanish omelette

28/05/20 Scientists Invent a Schrödinger Spanish Omelette

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Breaking news! Scientists create a Schrödinger Spanish omelette both with and without onion. Spanish cuisine can finally be reunited after decades of conflict. Click on the image to download the pdf Read and check you understand this vocabulary before you read and listen to the text. spuds: an informal word for potato staple: the main or […]

WEP Edurne Pasaban

21/05/20 Edurne Pasaban: Two Lifetimes in One

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Last Sunday marked the 10th anniversary of Edurne Pasaban becoming the first woman to climb all fourteen 8000ers. ECP coach Rob Hextall finds out more about the Basque climber. Click on the image to download the pdf Read and check you understand this vocabulary before you read and listen to the text. 8000er: a mountain […]

WEP IDAHO

14/05/20 International Day Against Homophobia (IDAHO)

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This Sunday is the International Day Against Homophobia (IDAHO) and marks the 30th anniversary of a crucial achievement for LGBTQ rights. Click on the image to download the pdf Read and check you understand this vocabulary before you read and listen to the text: up to speed: up to date, in the same position highlight: underline, […]

WEP Catch Up in Lockdown

23/04/20 The Pros and Cons of Catching Up in Lockdown

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‘Catching up’ is the new craze for people whose habits have been changed by the lockdown. But what are the different meanings of this phrasal verb? ECP coach Rob investigates. Click on the image to download the pdf Read and check you understand this vocabulary before you read and listen to the text: pros and […]

WEP The Art Of Loving

16/04/20 A Good Read: The Art of Loving

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The lockdown due to the COVID–19 crisis has given us the opportunity to read more. Here, ECP coach John describes The Art of Loving by Erich Fromm. Click on the image to download the pdf Read and check you understand this vocabulary before you read and listen to the text: steeped: filled with, influenced by […]

WEP Fracking

07/11/19 UK Government Announces Fracking Moratorium

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England joins Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland in suspending fracking. But will the measure become permanent? Click on the image to download the pdf England joins Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland in suspending the controversial practice. But will the measure become permanent? Read and check you understand this vocabulary before you read and listen to […]

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31/10/19 The Killer Clown At Halloween

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In 2016, the sighting of a killer clown began a craze that made it the scariest Halloween ever. Click on the image to download the pdf What would you do if you were walking home late at night, and suddenly a clown jumped out at you? Well, in 2016, this might just have happened to you… […]

WEP True Or False?

17/10/19 True Or False: Do You Believe The Stories?

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In this week’s Weekly English Practice you have to decide if some stories are true or false. Watch, listen, read and decide! Click on the image to download the pdf If you get stopped by the police for speeding, it’s probably best to say nothing and accept your fine. Unless you have a very good […]

10/10/19 Recycle Your Tat With A Car Boot Sale

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Do you have too many things? Is your house full of stuff you never use? You need to organise a car boot sale! Click on the image to download the pdf Do you have too many things? Is your house full of stuff you never use? John is feeling guilty and looking for a solution! Read […]

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03/10/19 Nestlé launches a luxury KitKat for £14 a bar

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The legendary Kitkat gets a gourmet makeover for Christmas, with 1,500 flavour combinations. But would you pay €15 for one? Click on the image to download the pdf KitKat, the tea-break snack, gets a gourmet makeover for Christmas, with 1,500 flavour combinations Before you read the article,find this vocabulary in the text: bespoke: made for […]