Weekly topical news lessons
Weekly news lessons for Staff Room members. The lessons in this section are available at elementary, intermediate and advanced levels. Weekly news lessons are sourced from the Guardian, onestopenglish's principal news partner.
Please note: All news lessons are available on the site for a full year from the date of publication. They are then removed to make way for new, fresh and up-to-date news lessons.
Latest weekly news lessons
Venture capitalist Dan Sullivan’s BetterBoyfriend.me is a service that sends girlfriends and wives presents like chocolate and tea every month.
Staff believe the common New Zealand octopus fled its enclosure when the lid was left ajar and headed to freedom down a pipe that leads to the sea.
The US president tells an audience in London to reject pessimism and that change requires struggle, discipline and compromise.
Relying on smart devices and GPS is eroding our map-reading and way-finding skills, cautions the former president of the Royal Institute of Navigation.