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Unit 9: The zero article - in 90 seconds
Sound like a bee to improve your pronunciation!

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    Session 1

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    BBC English Class

    01 Feb 2016

    You know about definite and indefinite articles that we use in English with nouns. Some nouns though don't have articles and this is called a zero article. Dan has more.

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    Session 2

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    News Review

    02 Feb 2016

    The Zika virus is 'no risk' to the Rio Olympics say the government of Brazil. But how is the media reacting? Watch and listen to Neil and Catherine discussing this story with Fernando from BBC Brasil. Learn the words and phrases you need to talk about the news

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    Session 3

    1 Activity


    03 Feb 2016

    Get up-to-date with the latest news and understand it too with Lingohack. Listen to and watch authentic BBC World News bulletins and learn key words and phrases that help you make sense of the news.

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    Session 4

    1 Activity

    Stop saying ...

    04 Feb 2016

    The 'th' sound in English can be a difficult one to pronounce, particularly when you know that there is a voiced and unvoiced version. Helen shows you how it's done, with the help of a bee.

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    Session 5

    1 Activity

    Drama: The White Elephant

    05 Feb 2016

    Visit the White Elephant restaurant where Ceilia has a secret she can't keep to herself. What happens when she tells someone in confidence? Watch and learn some useful everyday phrases related to keeping a secret.