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Unit 1: Pop-ups
Present simple, present continuous & present perfect

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    Session 1

    3 Activities

    Do you need a hyphen?

    04 May 2015

    Hyphens: those little dashes we sometimes use in English to make compound nouns and adjectives like hard-working. But how do you know when to use a hyphen and when not to? This session will help you.

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    Session 2

    3 Activities

    Present tenses

    05 May 2015

    Review and extend your knowledge of the present simple, present perfect and present continuous tenses

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    Session 3

    1 Activity

    The power of pop-ups

    06 May 2015

    Do you like shopping somewhere a little bit different to the usual types of places you find on the high street? In this session you can read how an economic crisis was turned into a commercial opportunity and changed the look of the UK's town and city centres.

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    Session 4

    2 Activities

    How to haggle

    07 May 2015

    You're on holiday and you've found the perfect souvenir. But it's too expensive… What to do? It's time to haggle! Learn how to do it in this session.


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    Session 5

    1 Activity

    New drama

    08 May 2015

    It's time to hear Jamaica Inn - the first episode of our new drama. It's based on the original story by Daphne du Maurier.