05 juillet 2016

John Oliver & Last week tonight show - C1

John Oliver is an English-born comedian, political commentator, and also a well-known television host on an American cable TV show (HBO for the curious minded) called "Last Week Tonight" (click here for his in-depth biography). Despite it's humourous tone, this show is well-documented and accurate on all hot topics of the moment such as Brexit, American presidential running campaign, death penalty, doping, discrimination and many others. With summer on its way, if you want to keep up and stay sharp with today's factual terms, but... [Lire la suite]
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30 décembre 2015

Never confound plastic and rubber - B1

German man dies after blowing up condom machine - BBC NewsA German man died on Christmas Day after blowing up a condom dispenser with a homemade bomb in a botched robbery, police say. The 29-year-old and two accomplices attached the bomb to the vending machine in a quiet street before taking cover in their vehicle.http://www.bbc.com Useful vocabulary : to blow-up: to explode condom dispenser = condom machine, both are vending machines botched: badly done robbery: a theft perpetrated by force or threat of force or by putting... [Lire la suite]
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