Our English Classes

A blog for Maribel's students at EOI and CEP Granada

CEP B1 09.11.10

Posted by maribel on 10/11/2010

The failed Gunpowder Plot to assassinate James I and the ruling Protestant elite would, however unfairly, taint all English Catholics with treason for centuries to come. Who were the conspirators and what did they hope to achieve?

Find out more here. (recommended for history buffs)

Here you can listen to and read a  BBC Learning English programme on Guy Fawkes with explanations of words and expressions and a quiz.

 

Here is some advice on how to stop yourself from crying in public, in case you want to heed it.

Hamid Karzai crying:

Notice the echo question uttered by Elmo in the previous post.

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