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Unit 3: News Review
How to use the language from the latest news stories

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    Session 21

    1 Activity

    Pope's first official visit to Santiago

    16 Jan 2018

    Pope Francis has made his first official visit to Chile and Peru, starting with the city of Santiago. Dan and Catherine teach you the language the world's media is using to discuss this story.

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    Session 22

    1 Activity

    UN advises forceful peacekeeping

    23 Jan 2018

    UN peacekeepers are now being advised to be more forceful. Dan and Catherine teach you the language the world's media is using to discuss this story.

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    Session 23

    1 Activity

    What happened at the Grammys?

    30 Jan 2018

    The Grammys have taken place in New York. Neil and Catherine teach you the language the world's media is using to discuss this story.

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    Session 24

    1 Activity

    100 year anniversary for women's rights

    06 Feb 2018

    It's 100 years to the day that women in the UK got the vote. Rob and Dan teach you the language the world's media is using to discuss this story.

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    Session 25

    1 Activity

    Is this the end for President Zuma?

    13 Feb 2018

    Reports from South Africa say that the ANC have asked President Zuma to step down. Dan and Catherine teach you the language the world's media is using to discuss this story.

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    Session 26

    1 Activity

    How do vampire bats survive on blood?

    20 Feb 2018

    Scientists have discovered how vampire bats can survive on a blood-only diet. Neil and Catherine teach you the language the world's media is using to discuss this story.

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    Session 27

    1 Activity

    'The Beast from the East' blankets UK

    27 Feb 2018

    Nicknamed 'The Beast from the East', a band of extreme cold and snow has hit parts of Europe and the UK. This is causing some travel disruption because most parts of the UK rarely experience heavy snow.

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    Session 28

    1 Activity

    Britain needs to diet, say UK health officials

    06 Mar 2018

    Government experts in the UK have set targets for the food industry to cut the amount of calories in its produce, in an attempt to tackle obesity.

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    Session 29

    1 Activity

    Latte levy to stop coffee cup waste

    13 Mar 2018

    You should have to pay more for a coffee in a disposable cup, say a group of British politicians. Neil and Catherine teach you the language the world's media is using to discuss this story.

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    Session 30

    1 Activity

    Last male northern white rhino dies

    20 Mar 2018

    The future of the northern white rhino looks bleak after the last known male has died. Neil and Dan teach you the language the world's media is using to discuss this story.