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★Facebook Live Broadcast★

We held a ★special★ Facebook live broadcast this week where you had an opportunity to ask Chris, Sally, Neil and Tina, our online educator team, your questions about the course and language learning.

The Facebook live broadcast was held on Friday 22nd May at 1pm UK time on the British Council LearnEnglish Facebook page.

Thanks to everyone who posted questions on this step and to everybody who joined us live. Your participation helped to make this live event a great success. Please reply to any of the questions on this step with your ideas and suggestions.

If you don’t use Facebook or you can’t join us for the broadcast you can watch a video of the event on this step. You can also find the recording on Facebook here.

Below are links to resources mentioned in the recording.

Practise and improve your speaking skills with activities for different levels

Practise writing in English with these writing activities at different levels

Understanding IELTS: Writing - a free online course

Activities to practise your listening, reading, writing and speaking skills

Record yourself, listen and record again on Speakpipe

Help with grammar here and here

Texts and videos to help you learn about UK culture and practise English

Teaching for Success: Lesson and Teaching a course for English language teachers


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