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Unit 1: One-minute English

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    Session 1

    1 Activity

    Three ways to use 'take off'

    11 Apr 2022

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 2

    1 Activity

    Affect vs effect

    09 Sep 2021

    Welcome to One Minute English. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 3

    1 Activity

    Been vs gone

    22 Oct 2021

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 4

    1 Activity

    Until vs by

    22 Oct 2021

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 5

    1 Activity

    Remember vs remind

    22 Oct 2021

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 6

    1 Activity

    Everyone vs anyone

    22 Oct 2021

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 7

    1 Activity

    Every time vs all the time

    22 Oct 2021

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. In this episode, Sam explains the difference between 'every time' and 'all the time' in just 60 seconds!

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    Session 8

    1 Activity

    Still vs already vs yet

    22 Oct 2021

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 9

    1 Activity

    Very vs really vs absolutely

    22 Oct 2021

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 10

    1 Activity

    Wish vs hope

    22 Oct 2021

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 11

    1 Activity

    Remember to do vs remember doing

    22 Oct 2021

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 12

    1 Activity

    While vs during

    29 Oct 2021

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn - and all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 13

    1 Activity

    The... the... comparatives

    29 Oct 2021

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 14

    1 Activity

    Five ways to use 'get'

    29 Oct 2021

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 15

    1 Activity

    Stop to do vs stop doing

    29 Oct 2021

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 16

    1 Activity

    Especially vs specially

    29 Oct 2021

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 17

    1 Activity

    Actually vs at the moment

    29 Oct 2021

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 18

    1 Activity

    Steal vs rob

    29 Oct 2021

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 19

    1 Activity

    'No' vs 'not any' vs 'none'

    29 Oct 2021

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 20

    1 Activity

    Expect, wait and hope

    29 Oct 2021

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 21

    1 Activity

    Even though vs even if

    29 Oct 2021

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 22

    1 Activity

    Ways to say 'tired' in British English

    05 Nov 2021

    Tom explains some alternatives to 'tired' in this English In A Minute.

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    Session 23

    1 Activity

    4 ways to use 'like'

    05 Nov 2021

    Tom explains 4 ways to use 'like' in this English In A Minute.

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    Session 24

    1 Activity

    Alone vs lonely

    05 Nov 2021

    Charlene explains the difference between 'alone' and 'lonely' in this English In A Minute.

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    Session 25

    1 Activity

    American English vs British English spelling

    05 Nov 2021

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 26

    1 Activity

    Little vs A little

    05 Nov 2021

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 27

    1 Activity

    Assure vs Ensure vs Insure

    05 Nov 2021

    James explains the difference between 'assure', 'ensure' and 'insure' in this English In A Minute.

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    Session 28

    1 Activity

    4 ways to exaggerate like a Brit

    05 Nov 2021

    British people love to EXAGGERATE! Clare and Sian are going to tell you four ways we do this!

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    Session 29

    1 Activity

    Beside vs Besides

    05 Nov 2021

    'Beside' and 'besides' look very similar–but they're not the same! Find out how with Phil in this English In A Minute.

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    Session 30

    1 Activity

    4 ways to say hello like a Brit

    05 Nov 2021

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 31

    1 Activity

    'You and me' or 'you and I'

    05 Nov 2021

    Have you ever wondered when we say 'you and me' and 'you and I'? Watch Phil explain in this English In A Minute.

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    Session 32

    1 Activity

    Five ways to use hard

    05 Nov 2021

    Welcome to One Minute English. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 33

    1 Activity

    A secret about collective nouns

    26 Nov 2021

    Learn about collective nouns with Clare and Dan in One-minute English!
    Some collective nouns have a secret! Do you know what it is?

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    Session 34

    1 Activity

    Come back vs go back

    26 Nov 2021

    Learn the difference between ‘go back’ and ‘come back’ with Clare and Sam in One-Minute English.

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    Session 35

    1 Activity

    Make and Do - 4 things to remember

    07 Jan 2022

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 36

    1 Activity

    Must vs have to

    07 Jan 2022

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 37

    1 Activity

    How to use 'wish'

    21 Jan 2022

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 38

    1 Activity

    Too and Very

    04 Feb 2022

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 39

    1 Activity

    Raise vs rise

    11 Feb 2022

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 40

    1 Activity

    4 slang words

    11 Feb 2022

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 41

    1 Activity

    Story vs History

    28 Feb 2022

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 42

    1 Activity

    Mustn't vs don't have to

    11 Mar 2022

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 43

    1 Activity

    Less vs fewer

    11 Mar 2022

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 44

    1 Activity

    4 ways to use 'just'

    18 Mar 2022

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 45

    1 Activity

    Five ways to use 'in' with time expressions

    29 Mar 2022

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 46

    1 Activity

    Lay vs lie

    01 Apr 2022

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn - and all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 47

    1 Activity

    Three ways to use 'take off'

    08 Apr 2022

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 48

    1 Activity

    Play, do and go for sports

    13 Apr 2022

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 49

    1 Activity

    The 3rd Conditional

    22 Apr 2022

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 50

    1 Activity

    Journey and trip

    29 Apr 2022

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 51

    1 Activity

    How to use the future continuous

    06 May 2022

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 52

    1 Activity

    Adverbs of frequency

    20 May 2022

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 53

    1 Activity

    Three facts about 'the'

    20 May 2022

    Welcome to English In A Minute. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 54

    1 Activity

    Three ways to use 'pick up'

    27 May 2022

    Welcome to One-Minute English. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 55

    1 Activity

    Be going to vs present continuous

    10 Jun 2022

    Welcome to One-Minute English. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 56

    1 Activity

    Prevent vs Avoid

    10 Jun 2022

    Welcome to One-Minute English. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!

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    Session 57

    1 Activity

    What vs Which

    17 Jun 2022

    Welcome to One-Minute English. Give us a minute and we'll give you a hot tip about English. Grammar, vocabulary... there's so much to learn! And all taught by your favourite BBC Learning English staff!