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Unit 13: Welcome to BBC Broadcasting House
Comparatives and superlatives

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    Session 1

    3 Activities

    The BBC's newest home

    29 Dec 2014

    Come on in and take a look at the BBC's newest building - and the home of BBC Learning English. Along the way you'll learn about comparatives and superlatives, so you can talk about the biggest and best things in your life.

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    Session 2

    4 Activities

    "The BBC's largest creative hub"

    30 Dec 2014

    Let's find out more about Broadcasting House and focus on the language used to describe the changes that have taken place there (comparative adjectives) and also some of the features that make the building unique (superlative adjectives)

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    Session 3

    2 Activities

    Step inside Broadcasting House

    31 Dec 2014

    We've created a personalised tour of the BBC just for you! Here's your chance to take a look around the old and new headquarters, learn some history, hear some comparatives and superlatives in action and practise what you've learned so far.

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    Session 4

    3 Activities

    The more things change...

    01 Jan 2015

    Is there a new leisure centre or hospital near you? How do you describe changes in your community? Hear some people talking about new developments in their neighbourhood. Then it's your chance to describe places you know using the comparatives and superlatives you've learnt in this unit.

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    Session 5

    2 Activities

    Drama: Frankenstein ep. 3 and the weekly quiz

    02 Jan 2015

    A murder takes Viktor Frankenstein back to his hometown in the latest episode of our dramatisation of Mary Shelley's famous novel. And it's also time to find out what you've learnt about comparatives and superlatives from Unit 13 in our weekly quiz.