Monthly Archives: March 2017

New resources

Resources for tests (with all the skills) NEW: CAE Gold Advanced exam maximizer: the book and the listenings Advertisements

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English pronunciation

It can be very confusing at times… I hope you don’t find it to distressful. Thanks to Xelo Garcia for the link!

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Mixed conditionals, omission of IF and alternatives

Omission of if with inversion: some theory and practice can be found in grammar quizzes (scroll down for the practice) and english zone.  There are some alternatives to IF (as long as, provided (that), providing, even if, unless) plus some theory. Mixed conditionals: oup, english … Continue reading

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The Falles Festival

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Pollution and climate change denial begins

The more than likely policy devised by president-elect Trump couldn’t be more worrying. http://www.nytimes.com/newsletters/2016/12/16/opinion-today?nlid=77942089 Remember you have access to subtitles.

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Hackers and Government surveillance

An interesting approach to this complex issue. Remember John Oliver has a very particular sense of humour. The other side of the coin of new technologies: the government watching over us, ignoring our privacy.

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Are we being spied through our smart TVs?

It’s been on the news, but how much of it is true?  

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