The Christmas Number One

One of the less-well known Christmas traditions in the UK is the countdown to the Christmas « number one »: which song will be number one in the charts for Christmas? It may seem surprising but the British take a great interest in the charts, more so than any other country in the […]

The Ebola outbreak

The Ebola outbreak is currently in the news and even more so now that several cases have been detected in the USA. What exactly is Ebola? Is there a cure to this deadly disease? How can countries work together to reduce the risk of the disease spreading? Ebola – or […]

Scottish Independence referendum

The Scottish independence referendum takes place on September 18th 2014. The voters will be asked one question: « Should Scotland be an independant country? » The result of the referendum should be known on the 19th September. Today a poll (sondage) shows the « yes » side in the lead for the first time. Many people […]

Dernière ligne droite…..

Quelques liens pour vous aider dans vos révisions de dernière minute! Good luck for the final part of your exams 😉  (pour l’ancienne épreuve mais il y a beaucoup d’expressions utiles quand même!)  

Les principaux mots de liaison

all the same malgré tout, quand même after all après tout Also, … De plus, … / De même, … (préférer: moreover) as a consequence en conséquence, par conséquent as a matter of fact en fait as a result en conséquence besides d’ailleurs but mais by the way soit dit […]