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Unit 28: Speeding into the future
The future (predictions)

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    Session 1

    3 Activities

    You and technology

    13 Apr 2015

    Technology's a good thing, right? It helps us stay in touch with friends and family wherever we are. But do we use it too much? In this session we do a fun quiz about how we use technology, and also learn the vocabulary for the unit.

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    Session 2

    3 Activities

    Thinking about the future

    14 Apr 2015

    What will life be like in 100 years' time? Do you think we might all live on the moon? We all make predictions about the future, but how do we do this in English? In this session we'll look at how to talk about the future with willgoing tomight and be likely to. Read our grammar explanations and have a go at our quizzes. Will you score 100%?

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    Session 3

    1 Activity

    How much tech is too much tech?

    15 Apr 2015

    If you can't get your phone to work properly, do you ask a 10-year-old to fix it? Do your kids spend more time online than you do? In this session you'll read an article about children and technology that asks: Do we need to save our youngsters from the digital world? Read on and find out!

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    Session 4

    3 Activities

    The world to come

    16 Apr 2015

    Join us as we practise talking about the future. Find out the experts' views on how technology will affect business, tell us about your own predictions, and read a News Report on the future of travel.

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    Session 5

    2 Activities

    Drama and the weekly quiz

    17 Apr 2015

    Catch up with part 8 of our drama, Alice In Wonderland, where Alice finally finds the beautiful garden and she gets to play croquet with the Queen. If the Queen wants to chop off everyone's head, is Alice in danger?