Basic English Series 5

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Be Careful
Give warnings. Talk about what is safe or unsafe, and why. The Basic English learning package comprises 20 ground-breaking programs that combine psychology, linguistics and instructional design to engage learners…
Chatting
Chat with friends and people at work - what can you chat about, what questions could you ask? The Basic English learning package comprises 20 ground-breaking programs that combine psychology,…
Can I help?
Offer your help to other people - ask how you can help, ask what you can do. The Basic English learning package comprises 20 ground-breaking programs that combine psychology, linguistics…
What are you going to do?
Talk about plans for the future. What is going to happen - later today, tomorrow, next week, next year? The Basic English learning package comprises 20 ground-breaking programs that combine…

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