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Spaces and exchanges

The American Dream

What is the American dream? The American dream is the notion that the American social, economic, and political system makes success possible for every individual. Someone who manages to achieve their version of the American dream is said to be « living the dream ». Many people criticize the idea of the American dream because they say that it is impossible for everyone to be […]

Global migrants

  In this episode of 6 Minute English, Rob and Jennifer talk about why people move around the world to find work. These people are known as « global migrants ». Some 214 million people are international migrants, living in a different country from the one in which they were born. There […]

Food in Britain

How much is today’s British cuisine influenced by its multicultural population? We have all heard about the traditional British dishes such as fish and chips, roast beef and yorkshire pudding, roast lamb and mint sauce, bacon and eggs, but British cuisine is changing. If you walk round London you will […]

Definition of spaces and exchanges

An exchange is the act of  giving or receiving something in substitution for something else. In today’s modern-day world these exchanges can take several forms:  economic – work exchanges, exchange of goods, trading across borders,  cultural – exchange of ideas, information, education,  movement of people – immigration, student exchanges, gap years…  Our modern-day world is changing quickly […]