In the UK, many people enjoy eating fish and chips.
Listen to Penny describing a photo of a living room in a house and the practise yourself. The language focus here is modal verbs of deduction.
There are over 3 million vegetarians – people who don’t eat meat - in the UK today and the number is rising.
Raising money for charity is a strong tradition in the UK, and people do some strange things. Read about some of them below.
The British are the worst language learners in Europe! This is according to a survey published by the European Commission. Only 38% of British people can speak a foreign language, as against the European Union average of 56%.
Here's a poster for a lost dog. Read it then do the exercises to practise your reading.
James Dawson, a company manager, is retiring. Listen to this speech given at his retirement party then try the activities.
Listen to an interview with a recruitment expert, who talks about his experience of reading CVs and offers some good advice on writing them.