Short listening activity about the great inventor, Thomas Edison - ESOL level (B1/2)
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Language Level: Upper Intermediate (CEFr B2)
Ten fun facts about the English language with worksheet #ESOL #EFL
It partly depends on what you define as a ‘word’. Different writing systems do this indifferent ways.
Chinese, for example, is a single language in terms of its written form.
Spoken Chinese, however, it is a family of languages or dialects.
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English Language Level: Intermediate+ CEFR: B1/B2/C1
Exams: First Certificate, IELTS, Cambridge Advanced