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Money and Business: A money thing happened on the way to school

Hi all! Here’s a lesson made around an article from the Manchester Evening News. It covers money and business collocations and phrases and gives students reading comprehension practice. 35 more words


How To Build An Empire

I’m no expert in world affairs at all, and I know little of what I’m about to spew.  Nonetheless, here I believe some of the things I’m about to expand in this blog post.   1,462 more words

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Final Debate Tournament for This Year : Fouders' Trophy!

Yesterday, the last debate competition I’d join this year has ended. It feels a little bit sad that those months of intensive training would finally come to an end but to end it with a tournament as prestigious as… 833 more words

Debating Stuffs


So thanks to the end of term fast approaching, a fact which is happy and sad. Happy because no more essays, Christmas and going home with all the advantages that brings i.e. 302 more words


Man Sets Turkey-Eating World Record

Yahoo News Digest reports that a competitive eater named Joey Chestnut ate an entire 9.35 turkey in 10 minutes in a competition held at a Connecticut casino Saturday. 125 more words


Why Free Speech isn't absolute and it's okay to be vulnerable

I don’t really mind if you read this, it’s mainly for my own peace of mind following an interesting week. I don’t think I’ve ever had quite so many people send me hate over the internet – I’ve been called everything from a ‘bell’ and a ‘dickhead’ to ‘moronic’ and a ‘patronising snob’, I’ve had an article in a student newspaper… 2,145 more words


I Propose...: Making Policy is Hard Shit

It’s a rocky return to debating, an activity which I once left because I’m not a confident speaker, and let me tell you, I got pwned by my best friend. 732 more words

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