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Let’s learn English vocabulary from the latest headlines!
Today you'll learn about the word ‘grip’ from a BBC news headline about the spread of the deadly coronavirus in China.

Watch, then fill the gap:
"This book is really interesting – I was _____ from the very first page."
a. gripping
b. gripped

#learnenglish #bbclearningenglish #vocab #grammar #elt #coronavirus #vocabulary #quiz #china...

Words In The News

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An Nguyễn
When something is very easy, we say: ‘it’s a piece of cake’!
When we don’t quite like something, we say: ‘It’s not my cup of tea’!☕
There are some amusing expressions in English. Which one is your favourite?
Is there an equivalent in your language?
Talk to us!
You'll find many idioms and phrases here: [ Bbc.in Link ]
#learnenglish #bbclearningenglish #vocabulary #vocab #elt #expressions...

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Elisa Bottesin
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Hacene Adam
What’s getting women into politics?
That’s what we discuss in 6 Minute English.
Listen to the conversation and leave your opinion in the comments below.
You'll find the programme here: [ Bbc.in Link ]
#womeninpolitics #women #parliament #congress #senate #learnenglish #bbclearningenglish #elt #esl #vocab #vocabulary #6minutenenglish #speakenglish
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Kseniya Lifer
Meetings can be very boring, but quizzes are not!
Test your English with this quiz!
#learnenglish #bbclearningenglish #vocab #vocabulary #quiz #challenge #confusingwords #elt #esl #english #englishtips

Quizzes

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Idioms

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Get ahead in English and learn some new idioms!
Have you used any of these?
#learnenglish #bbclearningenglish #vocab #head #elt #usefulenglish #idioms #englishphrases
#headoverheels #headsup

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Nguyễn Chí Nguyên
A ‘microworker’ is…
a) a worker the size of an ant?
b) a worker who deals with algorithms?
c) a worker who earns a very small salary?
Follow Rob’s advice and find out the real answer more here: [ Bbc.in Link ]

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#microworker #learnenglish #informalenglish #elt #bbclearningenglish #work #worker #career #profession #occupation #job #vocabulary #vocab #theenglishwespeak
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Phil's just in time to explain the difference between 'on time' and 'in time' in only 60 seconds!
Watch this video if you have time!
Test your understanding and download a transcript here: [ Bbc.in Link ]
#prepositions #intime #ontime #bbclearningenglish #learnenglish #speakenglish #vocab #vocabulary #grammar #confusingwords #elt #esl #englishinaminute #quiz

English in a Minute

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Marwan Alzaeem
How well do you know the passive? How well is the passive known by you? Test yourself with this quiz! [ Bbc.in Link ]
#learnenglish #bbclearningenglish #passives #grammar #vocab #elt #esl #quiz

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Amanda Spulber
They're irresistible. They come whether you want them to or not. And they're quite friendly. What am I talking about?
Watch them swanning around an English village in today’s Lingohack - and learn some new vocabulary along the way!
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#learnenglish #learnenglish #bbclearningenglish #elt #vocab #news #esl #talkingenglish #news #swans #swan #hungryswans #wildlife

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