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  London Life 2006 / 7  
London Life
 

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- The Oldest Cinema

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- Sleepy Londoners

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- 10 years ago

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- Canadian Londoner

A man sleeping

Welcome to London Life. In this busy capital, it's not surprising that many people don't get enough sleep.

What's a good night's sleep - 6, 8, 10 hours?

Listen to these Londoners talking about the importance of sleep.


Listen to London Life

Words and expressions from the programme

insomnia
difficulty in sleeping
Example sentence
Some people with insomnia only sleep a few hours a night.

a good night's sleep
a nice long sleep without interruption
Example sentence
I always get a good night's sleep at the weekend.

grumpy
in a bad mood
Example sentence
Not enough sleep sometimes makes me grumpy in the morning.

nap, kip, snooze
These words mean a short sleep.
Example sentence
I sometimes like a snooze after lunch.



Extras

download scriptProgramme script (pdf - 24k)
More about sleep


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