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I wish / If only

I wish and if only There are three distinct types of I wish / if only sentences:­ 1 Regrets with the PAST PERFECT (the third conditional) I wish I hadn’t got so angry. 2 Wanting change for the present or future with the PAST SIMPLE I wish I had enough money to go to Mozambique this 3 Complaints with WOULD +INFINITIVE I wish you wouldn’t arrive so late … Continue reading

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Is Distance Learning Better?

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Passive houses? Active saving

What do you think if you could spend 10% of the electricity you are using to keep your house heated or cooled? Watch how passive houses work in 90 seconds only! It can also be applied to our Mediterranean climate. … Continue reading

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Tourism (listening)

An interesting listening on tourism with different speakers (multiple matching). You can also find it here: https://engexam.info/cae-listening-practice-tests-printfriendly/cae-listening-practice-test-4-printfriendly/2/ (part 4) KEY: 21-H 22-C 23-D 24-E 25-G 26-E 27-D 28-G 29-C 30-A Download the full exam

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ONLY FOR GIRLS: more things we can do for the environment…

Have you ever thought about the amount of waste we are producing with sanitary pads? What’s the ‘mooncup’? What are its advantages for your health, the environment and your pocket? How do you use it?  There are more alternatives. Make a comment!

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How to make a mask

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Listening: mosaics (sentence completion)

You will hear an art teacher called Rosa Weston giving a talk about making mosaics – works of art that are made out of small pieces of glass and stone: https://engexam.info/cae-listening-practice-tests/cae-listening-practice-test-8/2/

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Future and future in the past

Apart from the explanation in the grammar section you can watch this video for an interesting overview: However you may feel the need for exercises. TRY AT LEAST ONE to see if you fully understand these tenses : in English … Continue reading

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Listening: major changes in life

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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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Extra listening and reading

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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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