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In the merry month of May
When green leaves begin to spring,
Little lambs do skip like fairies,
Birds do couple, build, and sing.
A swarm of bees in May
Is worth a load of hay;
A swarm of bees in June
Is worth a silver spoon;
A swarm of bees in July
Is not worth a fly.
Learn English in May

AM/PM Session - 20 November 2018 - Cafes banning wifi

NatashaTNatashaT Posts: 1,172 Teacher
We read an article about why some cafes are banning wifi:

http://www.bbc.com/capital/story/20170224-some-cafes-are-banning-wi-fi-to-encourage-conversation


Vocabulary Top 10:

gig economy - a labor market with more short-term contracts or freelance work instead of permanent jobs

quirky - unusual especially in an interesting or appealing way

buck the trend - to oppose or resist what everyone else is doing

shun - to avoid (someone or something)

open-plan - having or consisting of a large room that is not divided into smaller rooms or areas

inherent - belonging to the basic nature of someone or something

hark back to - to return to or remember something in the past; to look or seem like something in the past

to coin - to create (a new word or phrase) that other people begin to use

nudge - to encourage (someone) to do something

cross section - a small group that includes examples of the different types of people or things in a larger group



Do you think wifi should be available in all cafes?
Do you think people should be allowed to work in a cafe?

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