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19th July 2018: How tycoons can go shopping for a new passport

Citizenship-by-investment programmes offer the super-rich an opportunity to acquire a new nationality.

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Matura: Speaking: Media and Communications

In this speaking lesson focusing on 21st-century communication, students learn about different ways of networking and keeping in touch.

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Teaching articles, ideas and tips to top up your teaching and support your professional development.

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Over 3,000 resources on listening, reading, writing, pronunciation, speaking and vocabulary.

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Puzzled by the past perfect? Muddled about modals? Look no further than the onestopenglish Grammar section.

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Resources based on a variety of vocabulary areas including dictionary skills, metaphors and our popular series BuzzWords.

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Teaching children

You'll find a selection of fun and stimulating activities for children aged 6-12 in this thriving section.

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Teaching teenagers

Lesson plans and ideas to inspire and engage teenage learners of English and to activate learning across all four skills.

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Business English

Hundreds of specialized resources dedicated to the world of work including Business Spotlight and Business Basics. 

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English for Specific Purposes (ESP)

Practical materials dedicated to professions such as banking, nursing, HR, law and more.

New for July

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Fun with IELTS: Five stars

A writing game that helps students practise summarizing texts.

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The magic cat: 8 – Home sweet home Video

A song video and related lesson resources that introduces vocabulary associated with towns, for young learners.

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Language for ... the World Cup

This lesson provides students with vocabulary associated with football and the World Cup tournament.

Updated for July


Flashcards: Clothes (UK)

A British English set of downloadable flashcards on the topic of clothes to print and use in class.

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BULATS Reading and Language Knowledge: Multiple-choice gap-fill

A lesson to engage students’ interest in and understanding of the multiple-choice gap-fill tasks in the BULATS Reading & Language Knowledge test.

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Family, friends and me resources

Resources for teaching learners language about family, friends and themselves.

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Summer school resources

Whether you’re teaching a short course or summer school, here’s a bumper resources page to help you get ready for the summer.

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