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Unit 6: Great achievers
Past simple

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    Session 1

    3 Activities

    Great Achievers

    03 Nov 2014

    Welcome to Unit 6! You're going to meet lots of interesting and exciting people - and learn about the past simple tense. In Session 1, Emma does a pub quiz about some great achievers. Join her team and see if you know the answers. Then, listen to the after-quiz conversation and hear examples of the past simple tense in action.

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    Session 2

    5 Activities

    Language analysis

    04 Nov 2014

    It's time to learn more about the past simple tense. We’ll find out when to use it and learn how to make positives, negatives and questions.  Then we'll put them into practice by interviewing a famous footballer!

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    Session 3

    3 Activities

    Use the language: Past simple

    05 Nov 2014

    Does learning English help your career? Meet someone who thinks it does and hear how she talks about her life in past simple tense. Then, learn how to pronounce past simple verbs correctly.

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    Session 4

    2 Activities

    Doing great things

    06 Nov 2014

    So you've learnt about past simple tense - now it's time to put it to use. Listen to some stories of childhood heroes - and tell us about your own hero.

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    Session 5

    4 Activities

    Drama and the Weekly Quiz

    07 Nov 2014

    Listen to episode 6 of our drama, The Race: Could this be the end for the round-the-world adventure?

    After that, find out what you've learnt from this unit in the Weekly Quiz.