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Build your speaking skills

In 'Build your speaking skills' you will find activities to help you feel more confident about speaking English. 

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    Sending and receiving things in the post is a great way to communicate with friends and family. Watch the video, which shows Sam receiving a special parcel from her friend in the UK, and practise your speaking skills as you complete the activities.

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    British people often celebrate important events by going out for a meal. Watch the video, which shows a group of friends having a meal together at a restaurant, and practise your speaking skills as you complete the activities.

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    In the UK, many people try to have a healthy lifestyle so they feel their best. Watch the video, which is about lifestyle choices we can make to keep fit and healthy, and practise your speaking skills as you complete the activities.

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    Going for a job interview is a challenging but exciting experience. Watch the video, which shows one person’s experience of the job interview process, and practise your speaking skills as you complete the activities.

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    A wedding is a very special celebration of the marriage of two people. Watch the video, which describes a typical British wedding, and practise your speaking skills as you complete the activities.

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    How can you describe an ordinary picture in an exciting way? In these activities, you’ll practise saying what you see as well as make up a story about the picture to bring your description alive. 

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    When you describe a picture which contain lots of objects, it is important to make your description really clear. In these activities you’ll practise describing a photograph of food in a fridge, which contains many items and learn how to make your description logical and complete

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    Have you got a job or are you looking for one? In this video Anne tells us about her job.

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    Would you like to learn how to describe a picture? These activities will help you to describe what you see in a photograph, in this case a photo of some students in a classroom with their teacher.

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    In the UK, children often celebrate their birthday by having a party. Watch the video, which shows what often happens at a child's birthday party, and practise your speaking skills as you complete the activities.

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    In the UK, children often celebrate their birthday by having a party. Watch the video, which shows what often happens at a child's birthday party, and practise your speaking skills as you complete the activities.

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    A wedding is a very special celebration of the marriage of two people. Watch the video, which describes a typical British wedding, and practise your speaking skills as you complete the activities.

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    Would you like to learn how to describe a picture? These activities will help you to speak about what you see in a photograph, in this case a photo of people at work.

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    In these activities you will learn a range of adjectives for describing a picture that has been taken outside, such as a winter scene. You will also practise the present perfect so that you can say what has happened before the photo was taken.

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    Would you like to learn how to describe a picture? These activities will help you to describe what you see in a photograph, in this case a photo of some students in a classroom with their teacher.