Entertainment archives: 2006/72007  
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- Britain's Greatest Painting

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- Carnival

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- Comedy

Carnival

This week's programme looks at Europe's biggest street festival: the Notting Hill Carnival. Jackie Dalton explores its history and traditions, with plenty of lively music and voices.

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Vocabulary used in the show
multiculturalismthe mix of people from different races, religions and traditions
it owes its creation toit was created because of
riotsoutbreaks of violence
to promoteto make something known and show it in a positive way
it kicks off tonightit begins tonight
a fusiona mix or combination of different things
to get in to the grooveto really enjoy the music
to be exhaustedto be very tired
a costumespecial clothes worn as part of entertainment
important elementsimportant parts




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