Welcome to 2003. If you've been away the last couple of weeks, you will
have missed six new Instant Lessons. Make sure you check the Recent Lessons page:
Here are this week's new resources:
Workbook - Upper-Intermediate - "Heady Scents"
your nose shopping! Listen as two friends make plans. Skills: Listening and vocabulary.
Pre-Intermediate Instant Lesson – "No Driver’s License"
A German motorist who was sentenced to prison for repeatedly driving without a
license was caught yet again driving just moments after leaving the court!
Intermediate Instant Lesson – "I'm From Got Milk?"
Biggs, California is not "Got Milk?"... After a week which saw the small
community catapulted into the international spotlight after it considered changing
its name to "Got Milk?" to mark the 10th anniversary of a milk marketing
campaign, city elders turned down the proposal.
Instant Lesson - "Homeless Problem"
Faced with the worst homeless
crisis in New York's history, officials are considering whether cruise ships tied
up at city docks could be used as temporary housing.
- "'Antarctica' and 'Arctica'? "
Anna answers a question from
New Zealand: "Why is 'Antarctica' used, but I never hear 'Arctica'?"
Weekly Warmer - "Moving On"
This warmer is a loud and
enjoyable way to review topics and vocabulary. And it only takes 5 minutes.
the new resources here.
Quote of the week:
"Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get."
- Dale Carnegie.