Monthly Archives: December 2019

Hackers and Government surveillance

    The other side of the coin of new technologies: the government watching over us, ignoring our privacy. Remember John Oliver has a very particular sense of humour. Remember you can activate the subtitles at the bottom:

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Social Networks

NPR news is an interesting source of updated news with texts and audios. Ted talks are inspiring speeches by experts on all sorts of topics you should try (videos with transcripts to help you understand better). How Do Our Social Networks … Continue reading

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Listening: major changes in life

To hear the listening on major changes in life, you have to click on part 4 in case the link opens at the beginning! Script and key: MAJOR CHANGES IN PEOPLE’S LIVES- multiple matching Apart from the listening you can also … Continue reading

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Listening: major changes in life

Originally posted on eoic1:
To hear the listening on major changes in life, you have to click on part 4 in case the link opens at the beginning! https://www.youtube.com/watch?annotation_id=annotation_2668258121&feature=iv&src_vid=QP-eJjjeX2w&v=S3_XsAkAMXo Script and key: MAJOR CHANGES IN PEOPLE’S LIVES- multiple matching Apart from…

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Crime. Is Forensic Science To Be Trusted?

When talking about ‘crime’ knowing the precise vocabulary is mandatory: cae 16 crime You can also find inspiration in the following videos. Remember you can turn on the subtitles in English. What happens to people coming out of prison?

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Stars: a song with a few relatives

You can see a few relative clauses in this song plus some interesting vocabulary for your compositions (states, as for…). Enjoy and sing along!!!  

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Extra listening and reading

Originally posted on eoic1:
An interesting listening with short extracts about travel and holidays, a Formula One racing driver and a short story competition… Variety is the spice of life!! If the questions can’t be seen well try this link where…

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Facebook: things we should delete

Originally posted on eoic1:
https://youtu.be/v_MejDubxtQ

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