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Coming to the UK - House-hunting

3/16/2019
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In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Rich needs to rent a place to live in the UK. The language focus is on the words and phrases you need when looking around a flat that you want to rent. We also focus on vocabulary connected to describing rooms and household items. Your task is to describe the type of falt or house you would like to rent in the UK. Don't forget to listen to the end of the podcast because we have a new football phrase for you to guess, too. Enjoy! Complete the...

Duration:00:16:37

Matchweek 30 - Neck and Neck

3/12/2019
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Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Jack and Rich talk about the latest action from the Premier League. They keep you up to date with our prediction competition and have lots of football English for you to learn. Complete the lesson on [Premier Skills English podcasts > This week > Matchweek 30 - Neck and...

Duration:00:09:22

Communication Skills - How things work

3/8/2019
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In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Jack explains to Rich how something works. The language focus is on the type of language we use when explaining how things work. We also focus on linking words and vocabulary connected to the internet. Your task is to explain how something from the worlds of science, technology or sport works. Don't forget to listen to the end of the podcast because we have a new football phrase for you to guess, too. Enjoy! [Complete the lesson on Premier...

Duration:00:12:03

Matchweek 29 - Leapfrog

3/5/2019
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Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Jack and Rich talk about the latest action from the Premier League. They keep you up to date with our prediction competition and have lots of football English for you to learn. Complete the lesson on [Premier Skills English > Podcasts > This week > Matchweek 29 -...

Duration:00:08:35

Matchweek 28 - Tucked Away

2/28/2019
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Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Jack and Rich talk about the latest action from the Premier League. They keep you up to date with our prediction competition and have lots of football English for you to learn. [Complete the lesson on Premier Skills English > Podcasts > This week > Matchweek 28 - Tucked...

Duration:00:08:28

Matchweek 27 - Stalemate

2/27/2019
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Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Jack and Rich talk about the latest action from the Premier League. They keep you up to date with our prediction competition and have lots of football English for you to learn. [Complete the lesson on Premier Skills English > Podcasts > This week > Matchweek 27 -...

Duration:00:08:47

Speaking Skills: Reacting to news

2/21/2019
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In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Rich interrupts Jack and has some good news to tell him. The language focus is on phrases we use to interrupt people in formal and informal situations and also the language we use to respond to good news. Your task is to tell us about a time you shared some good news. Don't forget to listen to the end of the podcast because we have a new football phrase for you to guess, too. Enjoy! [Read the transcript and complete the lesson at Premier Skills...

Duration:00:18:09

Communication Skills: Polite Requests

2/16/2019
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In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Rich is calling the ticket office at Liverpool football club to buy some match tickets. The language focus is on polite requests and some of the words and phrases you need when making a formal phone call to a business. Your task is to imagine that you are a team leader in a call centre and you need to give your team some customer service training. Don't forget to listen to the end of the podcast because we have a new football phrase for you to...

Duration:00:18:11

Matchweek 26 - Hit for Six

2/14/2019
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Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Jack and Rich talk about the latest action from the Premier League. They keep you up to date with our prediction competition and have lots of football English for you to learn. [Complete the lesson on Premier Skills English > Podcasts > This week > Matchweek 26 - Hit for...

Duration:00:09:22

Matchweeks 24 & 25 - Looking Rosy

2/6/2019
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Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Jack and Rich talk about the latest action from the Premier League. They keep you up to date with our prediction competition and have lots of football English for you to learn. [Complete the lesson on Premier Skills English > Skills > Podcasts > This week > Matchweeks 24 & 25 - Looking...

Duration:00:09:08

Speaking Skills: Negotiating

1/24/2019
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In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Jack and Rich play the roles of a director of football and a player's agent in order to discuss the transfer of a player to a new club. The language focus is on the skills and phrases you need when you are negotiating. Your task is to describe a situation when you had to negotiate something. Don't forget to listen to the end of the podcast because we have a new football phrase for you to guess, too. Enjoy! [Visit Premier Skills English to read...

Duration:00:16:26

Matchweek 23 - Seventh Heaven

1/21/2019
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Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Jack and Rich talk about the latest action from the Premier League. They keep you up to date with our prediction competition and have lots of football English for you to learn. [Read the transcript and complete the lesson on Premier Skills English > Podcasts > This week > Matchweek 23 - Seventh...

Duration:00:09:20

Understanding Grammar: Continuous forms

1/17/2019
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In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Jack invites RIch to his new house and they talk about some of the challenges you face when you move. The language focus is on continuous forms and how we use them to talk about things that happen again and again as well as over a temporary period of time. Your task this week is to tell us about a time you moved house or school or changed jobs. Don't forget to listen to the end of the podcast because we have a new football phrase for you to...

Duration:00:16:05

Matchweek 22 - Smash and grab

1/14/2019
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Welcome to **This Week** from _Premier Skills English_, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In **This Week**, Jack and Rich talk about the latest action from the Premier League. They keep you up to date with our prediction competition and have lots of football English for you to learn. [Complete the lesson on Premier Skills English > Podcasts > This week: Matchweek 22 - Smash and...

Duration:00:08:34

Learning Vocabulary: The language of arguments

1/10/2019
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In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Jack and Rich talk about the language of arguments. They explore the language we use when we are angry or annoyed and also look at the phrases people use to respond to people who are angry. Your task this week is to add new language you learn in this podcast to a dialogue we give you. Don't forget to listen to the end of the podcast because we have a new football phrase for you to guess, too. Enjoy! [Complete the lesson on Premier Skills English...

Duration:00:13:13

Matchweek 21 & FA Cup - A giant-killing

1/8/2019
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Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Jack and Rich talk about the latest action from the Premier League. They keep you up to date with our prediction competition and have lots of football English for you to learn. [Complete the lesson on Premier Skills English > Podcasts > This week > Matchweek 21 & FA Cup - A...

Duration:00:08:28

Matchweeks 19 & 20 - Stumble to defeat

12/31/2018
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Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Jack and Rich talk about the latest action from the Premier League. They keep you up to date with our prediction competition and have lots of football English for you to learn. [Complete the lesson on Premier Skills English > Skills > Listen > Podcasts > This week > Matchweeks 19 & 20 - Stumble to...

Duration:00:07:35

Matchweek 18 - Business as usual

12/26/2018
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Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Jack and Rich talk about the latest action from the Premier League. They keep you up to date with our prediction competition and have lots of football English for you to learn. [Complete the lesson on Premier Skills English > Skills > Listen > Podcasts > This week > Matchweek 18 - Business as...

Duration:00:08:59

Learning Vocabulary - Christmas in the UK

12/21/2018
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In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Jack and Rich talk about Christmas in the UK. Rich and Jack are both preparing for the Christmas holidays, but one of them is much more traditional than the other. Learn about some of the traditions and customs in the UK at Christmas time and learn some of the more unusual words connected to a British Christmas. Your task this week is to tell us about what you know about Christmas in the UK and tell us about a celebration or custom in your...

Duration:00:14:52

Matchweek 17 - A stroke of luck

12/18/2018
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Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Jack and Rich talk about the latest action from the Premier League. They keep you up to date with our prediction competition and have lots of football English for you to learn. Complete the lesson on [Premier Skills English > Skills > Listen > Podcasts > This week > Matchweek 17 - A stroke of...

Duration:00:08:13