• CPE exam skills: Listening Parts 1 & 2. Reading & UoE Parts 1-5.
  • Vocabulary: work out the meaning of new word/phrases in context.


  • Vocabulary:
    • Due to globalisation, lesser languages could fall by the wayside.
    • The fact that a party can be voted into power by a minority of the electorate calls into question the country’s electoral system.
    • As the saying goes, “Don’t count your chickens before they’re hatched.”
    • These measures are designed to dilute public fears about the product’s safety.
    • Men who do the cooking are something of a rarity in this society.
    • Parents can sometimes overemphasize the need for children to succeed in sports.
    • I’m very apprehensive about tomorrow’s meeting.
    • Studying for the test is on the top of my list for this weekend.
    • Koula helps performers hone their skills as dancers and singers.
  • Listening: CB p 138
  • Check HW WB pp 100-103


HW: WB pp 106-109 and a reading and writing task on Edmodo.