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Cricket and Baseball

Specific words and terms used in these two games are in BOLD in each text below. The meanings will become very clear when you watch the videos. CRICKET Cricket was invented in England. It has been played since the 16th century and the game spread throughout the world…
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How Many Words?

LANGUAGE FOCUS: Revision of vocabulary; spelling skillsTHINKING SKILLS: Analysing; moving letters around in one’s visual short-term memory; risk takingAGE: AnyLEVEL: Post-beginner / A1 upwardsTIME: 10-15 minutesPREPARATIONWrite words in block letters on big sheets of…
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How do you say... in english?

ANJO DA GUARDA GUARDIAN ANGEL The term guardian angel is used to refer to a spirit believed to protect and to guide a particular person. O termo anjo da guarda usado para se referir a um espírito que se acredita proteger e guiar uma pessoa em particular. DAR LEMBRANÇAS…
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Shortened Words

EXPAT PESSOA MORANDO EM OUTRO PAÍS There are lots of American expats in Rio.Há muitos americanos morando no Rio. Expat é uma forma abreviada da palavra inglesa expatriate, que simplesmente designa alguém que foi morar em outro país ou viaja para o exterior por…
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Interview with - Paulo Dantas

Jack Scholes: You are a teacher, teacher trainer, author, and conference speaker and you are also an Education Technology expert. How, when and why did you first become interested in Education Technology? Paulo Dantas: I’ve always been fascinated by the use of…
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Compounds - Slang

SMARTY-PANTS INDIVÍDUO QUE TEM A PRETENSÃO DE ENTENDER DE TUDO; SABICHÃO, METIDO, CONVENCIDO OK, smarty-pants, you explain then. OK, sabichão, explique você então. Para designar quem sempre tenta parecer mais inteligente (smart) que os outros, usa-se também smart…