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Unit 10: The dog ate my homework!
False friends, loanwords and linking devices

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    Session 1

    3 Activities

    False friends, cognates and loanwords

    06 Jul 2015

    Sometimes a word in English looks familiar, but it doesn't mean what you think it does! Learn about these false friends and do lots of activities in this session.

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    Session 2

    3 Activities

    Joining ideas together

    07 Jul 2015

    Therefore, as a result, due to, consequently… In this session we're looking at words and phrases that help you join two ideas together.

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    Session 3

    2 Activities

    English at Work

    08 Jul 2015

    Learn some English for the workplace with our drama English at Work. Anna has to give her team some bad news but isn't sure how to do it. It's important to explain the background. Hear how she learns what to say and then you have a go!

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    Session 4

    1 Activity

    What's the worst excuse you've ever made?

    09 Jul 2015

    Read about some terrible excuses, and test your knowledge of linking devices of cause and effect.

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    Session 5

    1 Activity

    Drama: Jamaica Inn

    10 Jul 2015

    It's the last episode of Jamaica Inn. Mary finds out who murdered her uncle and aunt, and the secret behind the shipwrecks.