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@bbcle
BBC Learning English
3 hours ago
Aung San Suu Kyi, the deposed Myanmar leader, has been sentenced to four years in prison. Rob and Roy discuss this news story and teach you vocabulary so you can talk about it too. Watch here: #esl #news #vocab
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@bbcle
BBC Learning English
7 hours ago
They told him he would never become a professional. Felix Klieser is a musician who was born without arms. The 30-year-ol #learnenglish #horn #inspiration #motivation #inspiring #music #amazing #wow #English #language #orchestra #ESL #EFL
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@bbcle
BBC Learning English
10 hours ago
The correct answer is a) gutted. We use ‘gutted’ when we are disappointed or sad. After failing a test, we can expect to feel disappointed so the correct answer is ‘gutted’. When was the last time you were gutted about something?
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@bbcle
BBC Learning English
13 hours ago
What British slang do you know? 🇬🇧 Watch Sian explain 4 common slang terms in British English and then fill the blank with the correct word: 👉 I just failed my driving test. I’m absolutely _________. a) knackered b) gutted c) skint #English #slang #britishenglish
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@bbcle
BBC Learning English
a day ago
Learning a language can be difficult. It takes focus, determination and considerable effort. Here’s Michelle Obama with a few words on how to achieve difficult tasks. 💪💪💪 #bbclearningenglish #motivationmonday #monday #positive #growth #michelleobama #obama #learn #love
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@bbcle
BBC Learning English
a day ago
Ah, we love idioms. Do you? Take our picture quiz and tell us how many of these ‘nature’ idioms you can guess correctly! #idioms #esl #efl #idioms #nature #conservation #English #learnenglish #climatechange #quiz
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@bbcle
BBC Learning English
a day ago
The correct answers are: Turn down Turn away Turn in How many did you get right?
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@bbcle
BBC Learning English
a day ago
Good morning, everyone! ☀️👋 How are you today? It’s Monday morning here in the UK and we’ve just had a nice cup of coffee to get our week started! But what’s in your cup? ☕️ Let us know in the comments! #Monday #wakeup #tea #coffee #drink #chat #talk #letstalk #esl #english
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@bbcle
BBC Learning English
a day ago
👋 Learn these 5 phrasal verbs with ‘turn’ to give your English a boost! 💪 Scroll through the slides and tell us your answers to the questions #learnenglish #english #esl #turn #phrasalverbs #spokenenglish #ielts #studyenglish
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@bbcle
BBC Learning English
a day ago
Imagine if you could meet someone with a very different #lifestyle and ask them any question about it. That’s the idea behind ‘The Human Library’. Learn more about it in this programme. #learnenglish #elt #thehumanlibrary #englishonline #books #curiousity
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@bbcle
BBC Learning English
2 days ago
We all need to ask for help sometimes. Here are 5 ways to ask others for a helping hand. Do you know any others? #bbclearningenglish #help #useful #phrases #English #esl #efl #ielts #britishenglish #polite #askingforhelp
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@bbcle
BBC Learning English
2 days ago
🌳The University of Birmingham is trying to find out if #trees can remember stress from drought and frost. They want to know if this creates more resilient seedlings.🌱 What’s the difference between ‘remember’ and ‘remind’? #learnenglish #environment #englishonline #memory
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@bbcle
BBC Learning English
2 days ago
Love football? Then, check out these 3 useful ‘football idioms’. Back of the net! ⚽️🥅 #idiom #esl #elt #english #learnenglish #Englishonline #language #vocabulary #ietls #words #sport #football #soccer
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@bbcle
BBC Learning English
3 days ago
Are you working hard or hardly working? To find out about the difference between these two adverbs - checj out this video:
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@bbcle
BBC Learning English
3 days ago
Try using these expressions with your own examples.😀🥰🙃😀
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@bbcle
BBC Learning English
3 days ago
Did you know🥊 'a jab' is also a type of punch in boxing and other martial arts?
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@bbcle
BBC Learning English
3 days ago
"Hard" is a 'special adjective' because the adjective and the adverb have the same form. Can you think of any other adjectives like this? 🤔
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@bbcle
BBC Learning English
3 days ago
Love Justin Bieber? Here’s what he said about life in the public eye in an interview with Vogue magazine. Scroll through the images to learn about three different ways to use the adjective ‘hard’. What do you find hard? #BBCLearningEnglish
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@bbcle
BBC Learning English
3 days ago
‘Jab’ is an informal way of saying ‘injection’, and ‘jabbed’ means ‘vaccinated’ Have you been ‘double-jabbed’? #learnenglish #bbclearningenglish #vocabulary #doublejabbed #covid19 #jab #englishtips #idioms
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