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'''Pre-Intermediate (CEFR A2), Intermediate (B1), Upper Intermediate (B2) and Advanced (C1)'''.
 
'''Pre-Intermediate (CEFR A2), Intermediate (B1), Upper Intermediate (B2) and Advanced (C1)'''.
  
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'''Index to Ready Lessons: Grammar'''
  
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'''Grammar                                  Level                   Topic/Title                         Link'''
  
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Agreement/Disagreement + modal verbs         Intermediate           Argue Better                         https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_480
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Agreement & Disagreement, Managing a Discussion Upper Intermediate   Politics & Religion
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                                                                          Argue Even better                 https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_517
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Articles                                 Intermediate           Capitalism
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                                                                          What is Capitalism?                 https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_484
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Collocation                                 Intermediate           Climate Emergency
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                                                                          The rich, the poor, and the earth https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_504     
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Collocations                                 Upper Intermediate   Tax avoidance Tax                 https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_498
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Comparative correlative – the more… the more Intermediate           Happiness
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                                                                          Money
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                                                                          The More Money We Have         https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_478
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Comparative & Superlative of adjectives         Upper Intermediate   World Peace
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                                                                          World Peace                         https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_515
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Comparing
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Questions                                 Elementary           Languages                         https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_473
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Comparison                                 Pre-Intermediate   Fundamentalism
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                                                                          Fundamentalism and the UK         https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_483
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Comparison                                 Pre-Intermediate   Other Countries                 https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_483
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Complaint language                         Upper Intermediate   Mining
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                                                                          Problems                         https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_517
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Conditionals: all/any                         Upper Intermediate   World News
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                                                                          News around the world         https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_509
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Conditional:  first conditional for options Intermediate+           Climate emergency, Health
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                                                                          Care, the Climate, and Grammar https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_528
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Conditionals – first, second, third         Upper Intermediate   Charities and NGOs                 https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_478
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Conditional: second conditional for hypotheses Intermediate           Photos
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                                                                          Letter from Dhaka                 https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_519
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Conditional: second conditional/hypotheses Intermediate           Food
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                                                                          Wild food                         https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_529
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Conditionals: second conditional for hypotheses Upper Intermediate   World Peace                          https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_515
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Conditional: second conditional for hypotheses Upper Intermediate   Veganism
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                                                                          Vegan World                         https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_521
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Conditionals: third conditional for criticism Intermediate           Rana Plaza and Trade Unions         https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_495
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of past actions
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Conditional: third conditional Intermediate                           Protest
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                                                                          Protests                         https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_464
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Conditional: zero, first, second         Upper Intermediate   Health
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                                                                          Health for the world                 https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_457
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Contrast linkers                         Intermediate+           Contrasts                         https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_528
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Contrast linkers                         Intermediate           Pollution
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                                                                          The Air we Breathe                 https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_526
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Contrast linkers                         Intermediate           Conservation
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                                                                          Conservation – good or bad?         https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_524
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Error correction                         Intermediate+              Disability
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                                                                          We are able                         https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_467
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Generalisation language                         Upper Intermediate   Gender Differences 
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                                                                          Women and Men                 https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_506
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Get used to                                 Intermediate           Education                         https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_479
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I wonder + why/if/what/how
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                                        Intermediate           Activism
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                                                                          What is Courage?                 https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_500
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Modal verbs                                 Intermediate           Climate Emergency
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                                                                          Extinction Rebellion          https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_523
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Modal verbs of Advice                         Intermediate           Climate Emergency
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                                                                          Should we…?                         https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_523
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Modal verbs –  could/should/must for obligation Pre-Intermediate   Climate Emergency
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/necessity/possibility                                                    Climate Talks                 https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_487
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Modal verbs: have to, can, can’t         Pre-Intermediate   Human Rights
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for obligation & permission                                                Sport                         https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_490
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Modal verbs - obligation/no obligation         Intermediate           Voting                         https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_481
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Modals: should, ought to, why don’t we?         Intermediate           Rich or poor?                 https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_459
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Passive                                         Intermediate+           Animals
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                                                                          The animals we need                 https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_529
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Passives                                 Upper Intermediate   World News
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                                                                          Short News Stories from 2016         https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_499
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Passives: all/any                         Upper Intermediate   World News
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                                                                          News around the world         https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_509
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Passive: present simple                         Intermediate           Animals
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                                                                          Turkeys, bees, and whales         https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_462
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Past simple: narrative                         Intermediate           Taking the knee
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                                                                          Kneeling                         https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_498
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Past Simple & Present Perfect Simple         Intermediate           Veganism
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                                                                          Vegetarianism
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                                                                          Cowspiracy                         https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_485
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Past Simple – regular and irregular - narrative Pre-Intermediate   Women
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                                                                          Women and Clothes                 https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_484
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Past simple – regular and irregular verbs      Pre-intermediate+   Equality
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for narrative/history                                                   Equality in History                 https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_504
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Prediction language – lexical expressions      Upper Intermediate   Robotics
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                                                                          The Future with Robots         https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_507
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Present Continuous & Present Perfect         Intermediate           Modern Slavery
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                                                                          No to Modern Slavery                 https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_496
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Present Simple: habits, states,                Elementary           Plastic                      https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_516
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scientific facts
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Punctuation, Spelling, Error Correction         Intermediate           World Energy                  https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_480
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Questions: past simple                         Upper Intermediate   Marielle Franco
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                                                                          Marielle Franco                 https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_510
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Questions – past and present simple      Intermediate           Women’s Rights, Afghanistan
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                                                                          Jamila Afghani                 https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_506
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Questions – wh- + present simple         Pre-Intermediate   Languages
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                                                                          English for Peace                 https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_492
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Questions: yes/no                         Intermediate           Migration
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                                                                          Who to Save?                  https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_524
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Requests                                 Intermediate           Refugees, Afghanistan
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                                                                          The Mother of Education         https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_495
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so + adjective that…                         Pre-Intermediate   Burkina Faso
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                                                                          Water                         https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_494
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Tenses – Present Simple, Past Simple,          Pre-Intermediate   Refugees
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Present Perfect                                                           Stories – Helping Refugees         https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_489
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Tenses review                                 Intermediate           Gold                                 https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_475
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Used to                                         Intermediate           Smoking
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                                                                          Health
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                                                                          India
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                                                                          Fighting for India’s Health         https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_482
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Verbs
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Prepositions 
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Articles                                 Upper Intermediate   Forests, illegal logging
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                                                                          Where are the forests going?         https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_472
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I wonder + why/if/what/how                      Intermediate           Activism     
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                                                                  What is Courage?                 https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_500
  
 
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Index to Ready Lessons: Grammar

Grammar Level Topic/Title Link

Agreement/Disagreement + modal verbs Intermediate Argue Better https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_480

Agreement & Disagreement, Managing a Discussion Upper Intermediate Politics & Religion

                                                                          Argue Even better	                https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_517

Articles Intermediate Capitalism

                                                                          What is Capitalism?	                https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_484


Collocation Intermediate Climate Emergency

                                                                          The rich, the poor, and the earth	https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_504       
       

Collocations Upper Intermediate Tax avoidance Tax https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_498

Comparative correlative – the more… the more Intermediate Happiness

                                                                          Money
                                                                          The More Money We Have	        https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_478

Comparative & Superlative of adjectives Upper Intermediate World Peace

                                                                          World Peace	                        https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_515

Comparing Questions Elementary Languages https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_473

Comparison Pre-Intermediate Fundamentalism

                                                                          Fundamentalism and the UK	        https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_483

Comparison Pre-Intermediate Other Countries https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_483

Complaint language Upper Intermediate Mining

                                                                          Problems	                        https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_517
 

Conditionals: all/any Upper Intermediate World News

                                                                          News around the world	        https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_509

Conditional: first conditional for options Intermediate+ Climate emergency, Health

                                                                          Care, the Climate, and Grammar	https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_528

Conditionals – first, second, third Upper Intermediate Charities and NGOs https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_478

Conditional: second conditional for hypotheses Intermediate Photos

                                                                          Letter from Dhaka	                https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_519

Conditional: second conditional/hypotheses Intermediate Food

                                                                          Wild food	                        https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_529

Conditionals: second conditional for hypotheses Upper Intermediate World Peace https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_515


Conditional: second conditional for hypotheses Upper Intermediate Veganism

                                                                          Vegan World	                        https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_521

Conditionals: third conditional for criticism Intermediate Rana Plaza and Trade Unions https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_495 of past actions Conditional: third conditional Intermediate Protest

                                                                          Protests	                        https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_464
 

Conditional: zero, first, second Upper Intermediate Health

                                                                          Health for the world	                https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_457

Contrast linkers Intermediate+ Contrasts https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_528

Contrast linkers Intermediate Pollution

                                                                          The Air we Breathe	                https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_526
                                 

Contrast linkers Intermediate Conservation

                                                                          Conservation – good or bad?	        https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_524

Error correction Intermediate+ Disability

                                                                          We are able	                        https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_467

Generalisation language Upper Intermediate Gender Differences

                                                                          Women and Men	                https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_506


Get used to Intermediate Education https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_479

I wonder + why/if/what/how Intermediate Activism

                                                                          What is Courage?	                https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_500	

Modal verbs Intermediate Climate Emergency

                                                                          Extinction Rebellion          	https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_523
        

Modal verbs of Advice Intermediate Climate Emergency

                                                                          Should we…?	                        https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_523

Modal verbs – could/should/must for obligation Pre-Intermediate Climate Emergency /necessity/possibility Climate Talks https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_487

Modal verbs: have to, can, can’t Pre-Intermediate Human Rights for obligation & permission Sport https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_490


Modal verbs - obligation/no obligation Intermediate Voting https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_481

Modals: should, ought to, why don’t we? Intermediate Rich or poor? https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_459

Passive Intermediate+ Animals

                                                                          The animals we need	                https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_529

Passives Upper Intermediate World News

                                                                          Short News Stories from 2016	        https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_499

Passives: all/any Upper Intermediate World News

                                                                          News around the world	        https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_509

Passive: present simple Intermediate Animals

                                                                          Turkeys, bees, and whales	        https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_462

Past simple: narrative Intermediate Taking the knee

                                                                          Kneeling	                        https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_498

Past Simple & Present Perfect Simple Intermediate Veganism

                                                                          Vegetarianism
                                                                          Cowspiracy	                        https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_485

Past Simple – regular and irregular - narrative Pre-Intermediate Women

                                                                          Women and Clothes	                https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_484

Past simple – regular and irregular verbs Pre-intermediate+ Equality for narrative/history Equality in History https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_504


Prediction language – lexical expressions Upper Intermediate Robotics

                                                                          The Future with Robots	        https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_507

Present Continuous & Present Perfect Intermediate Modern Slavery

                                                                          No to Modern Slavery	                https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_496

Present Simple: habits, states, Elementary Plastic https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_516 scientific facts


Punctuation, Spelling, Error Correction Intermediate World Energy https://eewiki.newint.org/index.php?title=Issue_480

Questions: past simple Upper Intermediate Marielle Franco

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Requests Intermediate Refugees, Afghanistan

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FREEDOM FOOD - a 2hr Intermediate + lesson (from March / April issue 530) - including speaking, reading, vocabulary, writing and language of suggestions and (dis)agreement:

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WOMEN AND PEACE.- a 1-hr Intermediate + lesson (from May / June Issue 531) - including reading, gap-fill and speaking

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TRUTH OR LIES - a 1 - 2hr Intermediate + lesson (from March / April issue 530) - including speaking, reading, vocabulary and formal letter writing

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THE ANIMALS WE NEED.- a 1-2 hr Intermediate + lesson (from January / February Issue 529) - including reading, vocabulary, grammar (passive) and writing

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NATURE.- a 1-2 hr Intermediate + lesson (from January / February Issue 529) - including quizzes, ordering sentences and words, reading, speaking and making posters / banners / leaflets

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HELP NATURE!.- a 1-2 hr Pre-intermediate + lesson (from January / February Issue 529) - including quiz, vocabulary, ordering words, reading, matching and making protest banners

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WILD FOOD.- a 1-2 hr Intermediate + lesson (from January / February Issue 529) - including speaking, grammar (hypothetical conditional) reading and writing (an article)

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PLANET FARM.- a 1-2 hr Intermediate + lesson (from January / February Issue 529) - including speaking, reading, vocabulary and writing (formal letter)

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CARE, THE CLIMATE, AND GRAMMAR.- a 1-2 hr Intermediate + lesson (from November / December Issue 528) - including speaking, reading and grammar (conditionals)

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CONTRASTS.- a 2 hr Intermediate + lesson (from November / December Issue 528) - including speaking, reading, grammar (linkers of contrast) and error correction

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FOOD PROJECTS.- a 2 hr Intermediate + lesson (from November / December Issue 528) - including speaking, vocabulary, reading and writing

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