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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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Sexual harassment

Victims Of Sexual Harassment Speak Up, But Legal Fears Can Inhibit Them TED TALKS: We need a more considered approach to using social media for social justice, says writer and activist Ione Wells. After she was the victim of an … Continue reading

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EDUCATION

http://englishc1.wordpress.com/2010/11/15/monday-november-15th-teachingamerican-education-system/ useful-expressions-for-talking-about-teaching2 Have a look at an interesting article on our EEOOII in The Guardian. The newspaper’s general section on education is really inspiring.

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Listening (biography) and a cloze

Here’s a listening with an interview with a novelist and biographer. And you can also read a text with gaps (cloze): French actor Gerard Depardieu fined €4,000 for drunk driving People weighed in on the most common regrets in life, … 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! MAJOR CHANGES IN PEOPLE’S LIVES- multiple matching Apart from the listening you can also have a … Continue reading

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Facebook: things we should delete

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Kids think differently

Do you think they are right?

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