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Unit 20: The subjunctive
UK vs US English

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    Session 1

    1 Activity

    English Class

    18 Apr 2016

    Take a journey with Dan as he hunts down the  mysterious subjunctive verb form! Can he find any examples hiding in the corridors of the BBC, in just 90 seconds?

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    Session 2

    1 Activity

    News Review

    19 Apr 2016

    An arch destroyed by the so-called Islamic State has been recreated using the latest digital technology. Join Finn and Neil in News Review as they bring you the story and the language you need to understand it.

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    Session 3

    1 Activity

    Lingohack

    20 Apr 2016

    Get up-to-date with the latest news and understand it too with Lingohack. Listen to and watch authentic BBC World News bulletins and learn key words and phrases that help you make sense of the news.

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    Session 4

    1 Activity

    Stop Saying!

    21 Apr 2016

    In an earlier video Tim talked about the pronunciation of the word advertisement. A number of people mentioned that there were other correct pronunciations from different parts of the English speaking world. In this follow-up video Tim compares some common differences between British English and American English pronunciation.

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    Session 5

    1 Activity

    Drama: The White Elephant

    22 Apr 2016

    There are some customers at The White Elephant restaurant who Gordon is keen to impress. Can he make the meal that they really want to eat? Watch and learn some phrases related to failure.