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Entertainment!
 

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- A night at the theatre

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- Japanese Budo

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- Do you enjoy your job?

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- Awards ceremonies

U2 on stage
U2 have won five awards at the Grammys this year
 

Award Ceremonies

 

It's that time of the year for award ceremonies. There are the Academy awards, the BAFTA awards, The Golden Globe awards, and we've just had the Grammy Awards!

U2 were the biggest winners. They won five awards, including 'Song of the Year' and 'Album of the Year'.


Don't worry if you don't understand everything in the report, try to identify the names of the award winners.


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Vocabulary from the programme

artist
another word for a singer or a musician

Example:
There were lots of artists at the Grammy Awards

to be nominated (for an award)
to be chosen as one of the people who could win a particular prize

Example:
He was nominated for a Grammy but didn't win the award

acceptance speech
a speech that is made after you've won an award

Example:
Her acceptance speech was very funny




Extras

For more awards vocabulary, visit our Academy Awards story
Read a news story about the Grammys
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