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Unit 12: Fashion forward
Active and passive voice

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    Session 1

    3 Activities

    Irregular verbs

    20 Jul 2015

    Eat, ate, eaten... Verbs in English don't always follow the -ed pattern, so we're focussing on irregular verbs in this session. Listen to 6 Minute Vocabulary, and then do some activities to show off your verb skills!

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    Session 2

    3 Activities

    Active and passive: to do or to be done?

    21 Jul 2015

    How is honey made? This sentence is an example of the passive voice in English. In this session we take a look at when to use the passive and how it is formed.

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    Session 3

    2 Activities

    High heels

    22 Jul 2015

    Shoes - most of us wear them, in all shapes and sizes. But researchers say there can be a high cost to your health as well as your bank account. Practise your reading skills with this article.

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    Session 4

    1 Activity

    On the road with your old clothes

    23 Jul 2015

    How does a shirt you've stopped wearing end up in a completely different country? We follow the journey your clothes make, and practise using active and passive sentences to describe a process.

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    Session 5

    1 Activity

    Drama: The Importance of Being Earnest

    24 Jul 2015

    Algernon and Jack reveal they both lead double lives. But can Jack win the heart of the woman he really loves?