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Unidad 11: News Review
How to use the language from the latest news stories

  • Completed

    Sesión 100

    1 Actividad

    South Korea fires warning at Russian military aircraft in its airspace

    23 Jul 2019

    South Korea says that Russian military aircraft have entered its airspace without permission. Catherine and Dan teach you the language the world's media is using to discuss this story.

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    Sesión 101

    1 Actividad

    Capital One hack: 100 million people's data stolen

    30 Jul 2019

    100 million people have their online personal details stolen. Catherine and Dan teach you the language the world's media is using to discuss this story.

  • Completed

    Sesión 102

    1 Actividad

    India removes Kashmir's autonomy

    06 Aug 2019

    India's government has revoked part of the constitution that gives Indian-administered Kashmir special status, prompting fears of unrest. Catherine and Dan teach you the language the world's media is using to discuss this story.

  • Completed

    Sesión 103

    1 Actividad

    Ebola 'cure' breakthrough

    13 Aug 2019

    The deadly disease Ebola may soon be treatable, following successful drug trials. Catherine and Dan teach you the language the world's media is using to discuss this story.

  • Completed

    Sesión 104

    1 Actividad

    Hong Kong leader promises talks

    20 Aug 2019

    Hong Kong's leader says she will set up a mechanism for dialogue following peaceful protests. Catherine and Dan teach you the language the world's media is using to discuss this story.

  • Completed

    Sesión 105

    1 Actividad

    Tiny 'cousin' of T.rex found

    08 May 2019

    Where did the mighty T.rex come from? Scientists think this mighty tyrant might have more humble origins. Dan and Catherine teach you the language the media is using to discuss this story.

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    Sesión 106

    1 Actividad

    Teenager blinded by chips and junk food diet

    03 Sep 2019

    A British teenager's eyesight has been severely damaged by his diet of chips and crisps. Dan and Catherine teach you the language the media is using to discuss this story.

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    Sesión 107

    1 Actividad

    Rich countries must pay for climate change action, says report

    10 Sep 2019

    A report says that rich countries must pay for climate change action. Dan and Catherine teach you the language the media is using to discuss this story.

  • Completed

    Sesión 108

    1 Actividad

    Cancer survivor swims Channel four times non-stop

    17 Sep 2019

    American swimmer Sarah Thomas took 54 hours to swim across the English channel four times. Dan and Catherine teach you the language the media is using to discuss this story.

  • Completed

    Sesión 109

    1 Actividad

    Greta Thunberg's UN speech

    24 Sep 2019

    Teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg makes her feelings clear to world leaders at the UN climate change summit in New York. Neil and Catherine teach you the language the media is using to discuss this story.

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    Sesión 110

    1 Actividad

    Red meat may not be as bad for the body as we thought, say scientists

    01 Oct 2019

    A new report says that red and processed meat may not be as bad for the body as previously believed. Neil and Catherine teach you the language the media is using to discuss this story.

  • Completed

    Sesión 111

    1 Actividad

    Archaeologists find Pompeii treasure

    27 Aug 2019

    Archaeologists have made an exciting discovery in Pompeii. Catherine and Neil teach you the language the world's media is using to discuss this story.

  • Completed

    Sesión 112

    1 Actividad

    Racism at England-Bulgaria Euro 2020 football match

    15 Oct 2019

    England-Bulgaria Euro 2020 football match comes close to being stopped due to fans' racist behaviour. Catherine and Dan teach you the language the world's media is using to discuss this story.

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    Sesión 113

    1 Actividad

    Should ‘loot boxes’ in games like Fortnite and Fifa be controlled?

    22 Oct 2019

    Are 'loot boxes' in games like Fortnite encouraging children to gamble? Neil and Georgina teach you the language the world's media is using to discuss this story.

  • Completed

    Sesión 114

    1 Actividad

    Google in court over data collection

    29 Oct 2019

    Google is being taken to court over allegations that it collected personal data without proper permission. Catherine and Dan teach you the language the world's media is using to discuss this story.

  • Completed

    Sesión 115

    1 Actividad

    One run a week for a longer life

    05 Nov 2019

    Just one run a week can significantly affect the length of your life. Neil and Georgina teach you the language the world's media is using to discuss this story.

  • Completed

    Sesión 116

    1 Actividad

    Teen nearly dies from vaping

    12 Nov 2019

    Questions have been raised about the safety of vaping after a British teenager nearly died. Neil and Georgina teach you the language the world's media is using to discuss this story.

  • Completed

    Sesión 117

    1 Actividad

    Saving water with slippery toilets

    19 Nov 2019

    A new spray that makes toilets slippery could save billions of litres of water every day. Neil and Georgina teach you the language the world's media is using to discuss this story.