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Unit 18: News Review
How to use the language from the latest news stories

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    Session 190

    1 Activity

    Football: 'Super League' for Europe?

    19 Apr 2021

    Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester City, Manchester United and Tottenham are among 12 clubs who have agreed to join a new European Super League (ESL). Tom and Catherine have the vocabulary you need to talk about this story. 

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    Session 191

    1 Activity

    Nomadland wins at the Oscars

    26 Apr 2021

    Chloe Zhao has made history by becoming the first woman of colour - and only the second woman at all - to win the best director award at the Oscars. Her film: Nomadland. Learn vocabulary to talk about this story.

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    Session 192

    1 Activity

    India's Covid nightmare

    30 Apr 2021

    Hospitals in India are becoming overwhelmed due to an aggressive second wave of Covid. Delays in reporting could mean the true number of infections and deaths may be much higher that thought. Learn vocabulary to talk about this story.