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Learning English through… Police Forces

settembre 30, 2017 | 0 Commenti

Parliamo questo mese del sistema di polizia americano

While in Europe centralized police systems are the norm, that is not the case in the US. Indeed, each level of government can choose to have its own...

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Learning English through… Comic Strips

giugno 2, 2017 | 0 Commenti

The 19th of June 1978 a new comic strip appeared in 21 American newspapers. Its characters were Garfield, a large cat with an orange fur and Jon, its owner. The creator of the strip was...

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Learning English through… NBA Teams

aprile 30, 2017 | 0 Commenti

Parliamo questo mese della storia dietro i nomi di alcuni dei team NBA – Today the NBA is one of the most important sport leagues in the world, with an estimated worth of more than 35...

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La Bella e la Bestia

marzo 2, 2017 | 0 Commenti

Parliamo questo mese del remake con attori reali de “La Bella e La Bestia”.  What started as an experiment with Maleficent in 2014 has quickly grown into a full-blown project for Disney that is planning...

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Learning English Through… Driving Practices

febbraio 1, 2017 | 0 Commenti

Parliamo questo mese della guida a sinistra, praticata in Inghilterra e in molti paesi del Commonwealth.

Nowadays, around two-thirds of the world’s drivers stay on the right side of the road. Therefore, one might ask why...

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Parliamo questo mese del Festival di Hogmanay di Edimburgo. Colgo l’occasione per augurare a tutti un buon 2017!

Among the many cities that choose to ring in the New Year in a unique manner, Edinburgh has...

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Learning English through… Christmas Cards

dicembre 2, 2016 | 0 Commenti

Parliamo questo mese dei biglietti natalizi, tradizione molto in voga nei paesi anglosassoni. Colgo l’occasione per augurare un Buon Natale a tutti!  One of the most famous Christmas traditions was born out of lack of...

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Learning English through… Famous Chefs

novembre 1, 2016 | 0 Commenti

Gordon Ramsay’s half-century has been a productive one: he created an empire that includes 30 restaurants and countless TV appearances; he has also been one of the key players behind the surge of chefs’ popularity....

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The building that is now considered a symbol of Australia is not even 50 years old. Indeed, it was inaugurated on October the 20th, 1973 by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. A large crowd was...

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Learning English through… US Senators

settembre 3, 2016 | 0 Commenti

Parliamo questo mese di una delle senatrici più importanti degli Stati Uniti: Elizabeth Warren

Among the 535 elected representatives that make up the American Congress, very few go on to achieve national fame and even fewer...

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