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December 2021

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November 2021

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Autumn is here! It is starting to feel pretty cold here in the UK and now the clocks have changed it gets dark so early. Let's use these long, cold evenings to practise your English skills!

October 2021 - it's starting to look a lot like Autumn!

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It's wonderful to see how the beach and the countryside change seasons. Use my pictures, or simply look around wherever you are and put pen to paper and practise your descriptive writing!

September! September! Remember?

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 September means 'back to school' for so many of us. Even if you left school a long time ago I am sure you always remember September as the end of the long summer holidays and that 'back to school' feeling!  It's certainly a good time to start planning your learning journey for improving your English skills! 

August - holidays and time to relax!

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August is a month when many of you are enjoying a break from work and taking the opportunity to relax, have fun and spend time with friends and family. Hope you are having a great time! 🌞🌞 Summer fun!🌞🌞 Did you know there are some idioms about holidays?  Here's a few for you to look at when you have time! See if you can use them in conversations. T ake a break - stop working and have a rest Take it easy - slow down and do as little as possible Get away from it all - stop working and go somewhere to change your routine Travel light - don't take too much luggage, just take the essentials Hit the road - start your journey Get the travel bug -  want to travel Be as brown as a berry - get a good sun tan  Recharge your batteries - get yourself more energy

July 2021! Sun, sand and time to relax!

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  Summer is the season of sun and fun! Lots of you go on holiday and take a rest from studying or working. It's the perfect time for doing some leisurely reading and learning some new vocabulary. If you are feeling creative you could even write your own story! Here's a simple writing frame to help get you started and you can take a look at some of the stories my students have written! Go to the page here!