This week we used some newspapers to base our conversation, checking out different sections like the front page, the editorials, the classifieds, and the features.
Learners can try one of many news stories from the valuable resource Breaking News English available for listening (at a variety of speeds and levels). For instance, try Google Translate adds 24 new languages or Gardeners urged not to cut the grass.
For original version listening, check out some listening options from online newspapers such as The Guardian or the New York Times.
Learners can try an activity a reading and grammar activity in the style of the FCE: B2 phrasal verbs reading comprehension.
For original version, check out the text version of online newspapers such as El Pais English Edition or The Guardian.
This week for writing, you have two options: