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Have you ever thought about having a child? Neil and Catherine discuss why men want to become fathers in this 6 Minute English

"What does ‘off’ mean as a preposition?" That's what Tamas from Hungary would like to know, and Dan has the answer! #learnenglish  #bbclearningenglish  #vocabulary  #learnersquestions  #elt  #englishtips  #off  #prepositions  #prepositionoff  #phrasalverbs  #esl 

That was an interesting lessson, wasn't it? You're all really good at using question tags now, aren't you?

This is the 1st time baby Georgina can hear! She is deaf (and super cute)! Watch this video and answer these questions: 1. Which word is a synonym for 'very'? 2. Which devices allow Georgina to hear? 3. Which word means 'behaviour in response to something'? #bbcearningenglish 

The answer to today's questions are: 1. ‘severely’ (georgina is severely deaf.) 2. Hearing aids 3. ‘reaction’ (We get an amazing reaction.) Well done to everyone who got those right!

How do you keep in touch with your friends? These phrases might help you to ask your friends to contact you. Find more useful phrases here: ⠀ #bbclearningenglish  #vocabulary  #learnenglish  #contactme  #callme  #vocab  #useful 

It’s the weekend soon – ideal time for a bit of bargain hunting! Find out how to use the expression here:

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Do you find yourself saying ‘and’ all the time when you are listing things or linking sentences? Here are some options. (Note: Though these are alternatives, they may not apply to all situations. Some reconstruction may be needed.) #learnenglish  #and  #vocabulary  #elt  #vocab  #esl 

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This is a #Chilean  #feminist  #protest  by the group #Lastesis '. Answer these #questions : 1: How many women were killed in 2018 across Latin America and the Caribbean? 2: What does the #suffix  '-cide' mean? 3: What does 'impunity' mean? #bbclearningenglish 

Do you have an opinion about something? Don’t be lost for words… Learn English with us: #learnenglish  #opinion 

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Watch Sam's video and decide how to fill in the missing #words  in this sentence: My keys are ___ my office ___ work. I left them ___ the desk. a) in, at, on b) on, in, at c) in, at, on Help here: #prepositions  #elt  #learnenglish  #english  #vocabulary  #esl 

UK vs USA GB defence US defense GB licence US license GB offence US offense GB pretence US pretense

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Watch the video and fill the gaps in the sentence: Last night, I (1)____ television when I thought I (2)____ someone outside the window. I got up and (3)____ but luckily no one was there. a) saw b) was watching c) looked #learnenglish  #elt  #vocab  #see  #look  #watch  #english  #quiz 

Sometimes you need more than one way of telling people how you feel. 😟 More:

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BOTH vs EITHER vs NEITHER Watch the video to find out the difference between ‘both’, ‘neither’ & ‘either’, then answer this question: which ONE is INCORRECT? a.Both of my sisters are tall. b.Neither of my sisters is tall. c.Either of my sisters is tall. #learnenglish 

Watch the video to find how ‘raise' and ‘rise' are different, then answer this question: Unemployment levels are ______ in my country! a. rising b. raising You’ll find a guide on our website: #confusingwords  #learnenglish 

Complete this sentence: “My brother works ___ a doctor in Australia”. a) like b) as ⏱️ Don’t waste a minute - use it to improve your #English . ☺️Visit our website for the transcript, a summary and more quizzes: #learnenglish  #vocabulary  #englishtips 

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