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Latest Guardian news lesson

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12th December 2019: She’s climbed Everest nine times but can’t get a sponsor

Lhakpa Sherpa works for minimum wages washing dishes, as she trains for her tenth Everest summit with no endorsement deals, no nutritionist and no trainer.

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Business needs analysis: What is a needs analysis?

What is a needs analysis? Alex Case explains all, offering tips on how to design and conduct one for your business English students.

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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.

Themed resources

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Christmas resources

Festive lesson plans, a Christmas webquest and much more to help your students celebrate the holiday season.

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Games and activities resources

Games and activities divided into adults, teens and young learners sections to keep your class entertained.

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Latest FT business news lesson

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FT business news lessons: How start-ups have used Instagram to build $1bn businesses

December 2019: In this lesson, available at two levels, students read an authentic article from the Financial Times and learn language associated with marketing, advertising and social media marketing.

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Updated for December

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Webquest: Christmas

This festive-themed webquest includes activities on the history of Christmas, Santa Claus and global celebrations.

New Year index

Webquest: New Year

This webquest includes activities about the history of New Year celebrations practised today across a variety of cultures.

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