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The Premier Skills English podcast is a part of a project from the British Council and Premier League for people who are learning English and love football. If you want to know more visit the website https://britishcouncil.org/premierskillsenglish, or get in touch at premierskills@britishcouncil.org.

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The Premier Skills English podcast is a part of a project from the British Council and Premier League for people who are learning English and love football. If you want to know more visit the website https://britishcouncil.org/premierskillsenglish, or get in touch at premierskills@britishcouncil.org.

    Learning Vocabulary: Starting a business

    Learning Vocabulary: Starting a business

    In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Rich is starting a new business: a football-themed cafe. Jack and Rowan are not sure it's a good idea. The language focus is on phrases we use to talk about investment and phrases connected to marketing. In this week's task, we want you to write a mini business plan for an idea you have for a service or product. Don't forget to listen to the end of the podcast because we have a new football phrase for you to guess.
    Complete the lesson on Premier Skills English > Skills > Listen > Podcasts > Learning Vocabulary - Starting a business (https://premierskillsenglish.britishcouncil.org/skills/listen/podcasts/learning-vocabulary-starting-business)

    • 20 min
    Premier Vocabulary - Hard - In the bag

    Premier Vocabulary - Hard - In the bag

    Premier Vocabulary is a mini-podcast from Premier Skills English. In Premier Vocabulary, Rich and Jack talk about football English, one word at a time.

    • 3 min
    Premier Vocabulary - Medium - Underdog

    Premier Vocabulary - Medium - Underdog

    Premier Vocabulary is a mini-podcast from Premier Skills English. In Premier Vocabulary, Rich and Jack talk about football English, one word at a time.

    • 3 min
    Premier Vocabulary - Easy - Tackle

    Premier Vocabulary - Easy - Tackle

    Premier Vocabulary is a mini-podcast from Premier Skills English. In Premier Vocabulary, Rich and Jack talk about football English, one word at a time.

    • 3 min
    This week - Match fitness

    This week - Match fitness

    Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Laura, Rich and Jack talk about the latest action from the Premier League and have lots of football English for you to learn. Following the suspension of the Premier League, Rich, Jack and Laura take a look at some stories which are making the news this week.
    Complete the lesson on Premier Skills English > Skills > Listen > This week - Match fitness (https://premierskillsenglish.britishcouncil.org/skills/listen/week/week-match-fitness)

    • 12 min
    Understanding Grammar - The future in the past

    Understanding Grammar - The future in the past

    In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Rowan, Rich and Jack are talking about their plans for the weekend and then how their plans are disrupted by bad weather. The language focus is on how we talk about the future in the past. In this week's task, we want you to listen to three extreme weather forecasts and imagine how your plans change after listening to them. Don't forget to listen to the end of the podcast because we have a new football phrase for you to guess.
    Complete the lesson on Premier Skills English > Skills > Listen > Podcasts > Understanding Grammar: The future in the past (https://premierskillsenglish.britishcouncil.org/skills/listen/podcasts/understanding-grammar-future-past)

    • 16 min

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