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Unit 2: Hidden talents
Present perfect continuous

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    Session 1

    3 Activities

    Just in time...

    11 May 2015

    At the weekend, in spring, on Saturday. Learning which preposition to use with which time expression can be difficult. But don't worry, all is explained in 6 Minute Vocabulary. And we have lots of activities to help you practise...

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    Session 2

    3 Activities

    Present perfect continuous tense

    12 May 2015

    Which tense is this: How long have you been learning English? It's the present perfect continuous - and that's what we're looking at in this session.

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    Session 3

    1 Activity

    The next big thing

    13 May 2015

    Have you ever dreamt of being a singing superstar? What do you think about contestants on talent shows? In this session we're going to hear from three hopefuls who have been waiting for this opportunity for a long time!

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    Session 4

    1 Activity

    The future of TV talent show judges

    14 May 2015

    We all love watching TV talent shows, don't we? The judges are an important part of these programmes, but are they actually worth their expensive salaries? Could computer judges be the answer? Practise your reading in this session and find out!

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    Session 5

    1 Activity

    Drama: Jamaica Inn

    15 May 2015

    Hear part 2 of our drama, Jamaica Inn. Mary arrives at Jamaica Inn and discovers how mean her uncle is and why she has to keep her mouth shut.