Aubade: A Poem by Philip Larkin

Aubade: A Poem by Philip Larkin

Oxford Graduate, librarian and Jazz critic Larkin was chosen, almost two decades after his death in 1985, as Britain’s best-loved...

10 most common Interview questions

  10 Most Common Interview Questions You are going to hear some advice about the best way to answer questions...

Banksy: the artist who’s driven to the wall

With the appearance of two striking works in a matter of days, the elusive maverick is back in the public eye. But has he now become part of the rampant market he so enjoys mocking?

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Body words: You SNEEZE and COUGH when you have a cold. You SCRATCH your arm when you have an ITCH....

The Prefix and Suffix ‘-en-‘

Prefixes and Suffixes Use ‘-en-‘ as prefix or suffix to create verbs: ENABLE = hacer posible WIDEN =ensanchar DEEPEN = profundizar...

Winston Churchill vs. Martin Luther King

Today I’ve got a cracker for you! Two of the best orators since the Age of Recording, two heavyweights face-to-face:...

Youth unemployment: Are the Kids to Blame?

Kids: Too Lazy to Work? Are young people just too lazy to find work? Read this article and answer the questions. Remember:...

U2: Songs of Innocence review – The Great Return?

U2: Songs of Innocence review Read this article about U2’s latest album, and answer the questions. Remember: Listen to the...

Verbs that look like Nouns

Verbs that look like Nouns: “A fly can’t bird, but a bird can fly” – Winnie the Pooh ‘Bird’ is...

Is Texting Making our Kids Stupid?

Is texting making our Kids stupid? Read this article and answer the questions. Remember: You can listen to the text by pressing...

Modals in Past

Modals in Past    ‘Tenia que (haber)..’? John had to go to the dentist= He had the obligation to go....

Michael Buble Haven´t met you yet

ARE YOU A TEACHER? DOWNLOAD THE PDF. HERE! This is a great song to practise your phrasal verbs. Buble’s intonation...

Proficiency Use of English Part 1

For questions 1 – 8, read the text below and decide which answer (A, B, C or D) best fits...