Category Archives: Current affairs

International Women’s Day

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY 2019 Campaign theme is #BalanceforBetter A balanced world is a better world. How can you help forge a more gender-balanced world? Celebrate women’s achievement. Raise awareness against bias. Take action for equality. Get everything you need to … Continue reading

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Two listenings: celebrities & an interview with an astronaut

The first one is an interview with the astronaut Charles Duke, who is talking about his trip to the moon (multiple choice) In the second one you will hear five short extracts in which people are talking about an occasion … Continue reading

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Iran Deal

It’s in the spotlight now, but what does it entail? A different approach that will make you understand it

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Water

You get up in the morning and open the tap to get water. A simple action many people can’t dream of. Nevertheless, there’s quite a simple witty solution. Matt Damon has teamed up with water expert Gary White More information in https://water.org/

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Gun violence

Some Americans have a weird approach to this issue. Thank god we have some sense of humour… Remember you can turn on the subtitles

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The American Wall

Is the border wall necessary? Or is it a psychological trait already existing in some minds?

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Brain hacking? The impact of social media on our behaviour

How are social networks and media changing the way we behave? Remember you can always turn on the subtitles.

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