London Life 2006 / 7  
London Life
 

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- Dog Accessories

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- Christmas Lights

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- Carnaby Street

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- Handkerchief history

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- Capoeira

Carnaby Street

This week, we visit Carnaby Street, one of the most famous streets in London, especially in the 1960s. We find out exactly what Carnaby Street used to be famous for over forty years ago and what is happening there today.

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Words and expressions from the programme

pretend
fake or not real

era
a particular period in time

unique
very individual

outrageous
very shocking

hey day
a point in time when something is very popular

platform
opportunity to do something

to thrive
to be very successful

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