Ducks Get their Own Traffic Lane in London

“Duck Lanes” have been installed in London, Manchester and Birmingham, England.  The lanes are along canal areas where ducks usually live. The idea is to help people be more aware of the space, and to share the road with the ducks. The “Duck...

C1 Essay

How to write a C1 level essay for the Cambridge Advanced exam. This article will be split into 6 parts:  1) Example Questions 2) How the essay is graded 3) How to plan the essay – what to write about 4) Example Answers 5) Useful grammar and vocabulary 6) Tips...

How To Write an Article

This guide is aimed at writing an Article for the Cambridge First Certificate (B2) and Advanced (C1) exams. The advice might not be appropriate for other exams. In the exam you’ll usually be asked to write an article for a magazine- this means that the style should be...

Eurovision: Two Countries Guilty of Cheating?

Last night the Eurovision Song Contest was watched by millions of people worldwide. The singing contest even went live in China for the first time. There have been complaints for years about the competition being ‘too political’ and that countries vote...

Like Game of Thrones? You’ll LOVE this

What happens when Coldplay writes songs for a musical version of Game of Thrones? Magic happens. Watch the full video on Youtube here As part of Red Nose Day, a day when people give money to charity, the cast of Game of Thrones decided to have a little fun with the...