WEP John's Vegan Life

My Veganism – The Journey to a Meat-Free Existence

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My Veganism – The Journey to a Meat-Free Existence 22/10/20 / Keyword: veganism Many myths about veganism exist and even hostility from some meat eaters to the concept. Coach John defines what being a vegan means as he recounts his journey. Click HERE to download the Weekly English Practice as a PDF.     Useful […]

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Kez Walks Through an A to Z of Alava’s Villages

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Kez Walks Through an A to Z of Álava’s Villages 15/10/20 / Keyword: walks Do you know the wonderful song, “(I’m gonna be) 500 miles” by the Proclaimers? Could ECP coach Kez go that far on his walks across Álava during this strange summer? Click HERE to download the Weekly English Practice as a PDF. […]

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Myths About the Reality of Remote Working

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Some Myths About the Reality of Remote Working 08/10/20 / Keyword: Remote Working ECP coach Alison asks the question: is remote working all it’s cracked up to be*?    Click HERE to download the Weekly English Practice as a PDF.     Useful vocabulary Read and check you understand this vocabulary before you read and […]

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Getting Spanish Citizenship is an Expensive Business

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Getting Spanish Citizenship is an Expensive Business 01/10/20 / Keyword: Citizenship After living in the Basque Country for 26 years, ECP coach Rob has decided to apply for Spanish citizenship. Click HERE to download the Weekly English Practice as a PDF.     Useful vocabulary Read and check you understand this vocabulary before you read and […]

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10th Anniversary of ECP and the WEP

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Celebrating our 10th Anniversary June 2020 marked the 10th anniversary of our cooperative and that meant that we have been producing the Weekly English Practice for 10 years too! This is the last Weekly English Practice of this course. Thanks for watching, reading and listening to the WEP! See you again in the autumn! Click here […]

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Can Computers Understand Ambiguity in Languages?

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Will computers ever be able to handle ambiguity in language? ECP coach Ali investigates how ambiguity in the English language can confuse computers. Click here to download the WEP as a PDF. https://youtu.be/wVAx3aTYW-E   Read and check you understand this vocabulary before you read and listen to the text. to pose: to constitute, to represent […]

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What Is This ‘New Normality’?

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ECP coach Darren ‘Kez’ Kurien tells us what his ‘new normality’ is like. What has working life been like since the beginning of the lockdown? What does ‘new normality’ really mean? Click here to download the WEP as a PDF. https://youtu.be/zAhr1dXqjj0     Read and check you understand this vocabulary before you read and listen to […]

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Missing Sport: It’s So Much More Than a Game

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ECP coach Darren talks about why he is missing sport so much during the lockdown. No, it’s not only a game. Missing sport is so much more than that. Click here to download the WEP as a PDF. https://youtu.be/lBvreohjyes   Read and check you understand this vocabulary before you read and listen to the text. […]

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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 […]

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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 […]