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04/24/2017 at 20:05. Facebook
#WOTD sculpture (noun): The museum has several life-sized sculptures of people and animals. [ Ow.ly Link ]

Today is the 3rd International Sculpture day (or IS day) - a worldwide celebration where communities are encouraged to create and champion sculptures. Is there an event happening where you live?
WOTD sculpture noun: The museum has several lifesized sculptures of people and animals
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04/24/2017 at 14:56. Facebook
Get back in tune with your body and appreciate the positives with this week's new words: [ Ow.ly Link ]
Get back in tune with your body and appreciate the positives with this week's new words:

New words – 24 April 2017

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04/19/2017 at 16:07. Facebook
It's all going wrong in this week's article by Kate Woodford! Here's a collection of phrasal verbs for when life presents you with problems: [ Ow.ly Link ]
Its all going wrong in this weeks article by Kate Woodford Heres

I messed up! (Phrasal verbs for problems)

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Anuj Sain
Hà Hà
Nyra P De La Rosa Lopez
#WOTD tea party (noun): We've invited the neighbours round this afternoon for a tea party. [ Ow.ly Link ]

It's National Tea Day on Friday 21 April, so we'll all be getting together across the UK to celebrate one of our nation's favourite pastimes - drinking tea! Why don't you host your own tea party that day too?
WOTD tea party noun: We've invited the neighbours round this afternoon for a tea party
Magda Mierowska
Emre Arslan
Jiří Poděbradský
You know that sense of satisfaction you get when you make something yourself? There's now a term for that: [ Ow.ly Link ]
You know that sense of satisfaction you get when you make something

New words – 17 April 2017

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Do you mix up ‘affect’ & ‘effect’? You’re not the only one! Today’s blog is about spelling words that sound similar: [ Ow.ly Link ]
Do you mix up affect effect Youre not the only one Todays

Accept or except? Affect or effect? Spelling words that sound similar.

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الٱستاذ احمد
Aleeza Khan
Rami Tedi
#WOTD liquorice (noun): The handful of liquorice was a tasty treat. [ Ow.ly Link ]

Liquorice; a plant which can be used for medicinal purposes, flavouring drinks and better yet, flavouring sweets!
Celebrated yearly since 2004, this Wednesday is ‘National Liquorice Day’. We will be contributing by posting sweet-tasting words all week!
WOTD liquorice noun: The handful of liquorice was a tasty treat
Denny De Lioncourt
江逸萍
Sajjad Khanx
What on earth is a ‘woonerf’?! Find out with this week’s new words: [ Ow.ly Link ]
What on earth is a ‘woonerf’ Find out with this week’s new words:

New words – 10 April 2017

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Ella Mojet
Sajjad Khanx
This year Cambridge English Pronouncing Dictionary celebrates its 100th birthday! To mark this special occasion, we created a little animation for all the dictionary fans and pronunciation lovers worldwide.

Want to improve your pronunciation? Download the app here: [ Onelink.to Link ]
Alan McLarry
Jack Hrusoff
Moh Bedia
‘Dip in’ to this week’s blog post, in which Kate Woodford shares some phrasal verbs for reading: [ Ow.ly Link ]
Dip in to this weeks blog post in which Kate Woodford shares

Phrasal verbs for reading

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Moh Bedia
Jackson Gan
Ahmad Milad Ayar
#WOTD excercise (noun): Swimming is my favourite form of excercise. [ Ow.ly Link ]

This Wednesday is ‘World Health Day, marking the anniversary of the founding of the World Health Organisation (WHO). Each year is themed on a different specific health topic in order to raise awareness and reduce any stigma attached. This year’s focus is depression.
We will be posting words related to health...
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WOTD excercise noun: Swimming is my favourite form of excercise
Dom Berry
Marlene Palacios
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Discover a range of tasty treats with this week’s new words: [ Ow.ly Link ]
Discover a range of tasty treats with this week’s new words:

New words – 3 April 2017

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Ali Karaca
Emre Arslan
Moh Bedia
Liz Walter looks at some words & phrases linked to April Fool’s Day: [ Ow.ly Link ].
Who will you ‘play a trick on’ this Saturday?
Liz Walter looks at some words phrases linked to April Fool’s Day:

April fool – the language of jokes and tricks

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Kaje Samsodien Ismail Anware
Rehan Bashir
You may have heard of meditating, but have you heard of ‘beditating’? Discover more with this week’s new words: [ Ow.ly Link ]
You may have heard of meditating but have you heard of beditating

New words – 27 March 2017

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#WOTD break the ice (id): Someone suggested that we play a party game to break the ice. [ Ow.ly Link ]

This Wednesday is the kick off to the ‘ISU World Figure Skating Championships’. This year hosted in Helsinki, it will mean extra excitement as it coincides with Finland celebrating 100 years of independence!
We will be posting idioms and phrases related to ice all week.
WOTD break the ice id: Someone suggested that we play a party game to break the ice
Archy Carroll
"The ultimate aim for most is to understand and be understood [in English], not to speak like the Queen." Do you agree?
The ultimate aim for most is to understand and be understood in

Do we need a guide to English pronunciation?

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Dom Berry
Paul Uhler
Have you ever found yourself in a bit of a ‘predicament'? This week, Kate Woodford looks at words and phrases you can use to talk about difficult situations: [ Ow.ly Link ]
Have you ever found yourself in a bit of a predicament This

What a nightmare! (Words for difficult situations)

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#WOTD: vernal equinox (noun): Nowruz is celebrated on the day of the astronomical vernal equinox. [ Ow.ly Link ]

In 2010, the United Nations General Assembly announced the 21st of March as ‘International Nowruz Day’. Nowruz is an ancestral festivity, celebrated by many countries, that marks the first day of spring and the renewal of nature.
We will be posting words linked to Nowruz all this week!
WOTD vernal equinox noun Nowruz is celebrated on the day of the
Majid Zahmaty
Tuck into this week’s tasty new words all about food: [ Ow.ly Link ]
Tuck into this week’s tasty new words all about food:

New words – 20 March 2017

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