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We've seen lots of you with the correct answers, so well done! 

1. Turn down - they are asking if the level of the heater can be lowered
2. Turn away - security are refusing entry to people without a ticket
3. Turn in - she will go to bed early tonight

How many did you get?

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Happy #throwbackthursday! Today, we’re taking a look back at the very first video in our English in a Minute series! We are taking you back to December 2017 where Kee taught you all about the differences between having an appointment and meeting someone. 

#tbt
#Grammar #Vocab https://t.co/ZiuVM2j6SY

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The correct answer is 𝐜) 𝗪𝐨𝐨𝐨 𝐡𝐨𝐨𝐨𝐨!
That’s what Danny MacAskill says at 49 seconds.
𝐈𝐧𝐭𝐞𝐫𝐣𝐞𝐜𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐬 are mostly sounds we make to express sudden emotions such as surprise, delight, displeasure, disappointment, pain, things like that.

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When was the last time you had a half-baked idea?

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Well done to everyone who said b) a half-baked idea.  Yes, if you have an idea that is poorly though out, 
we can say it is 'half-baked'. 'Half-baked' gives us the idea of something that is unfinished or still raw. It is used quite negatively.

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We can say "Unless you wear a scarf, you'll catch a cold" or "You'll catch a cold unless you wear a scarf".  

Well done to the many of you who got that right!

For more on how to use UNLESS: https://t.co/64X4JchwYn

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-ing
-ing adjectives describe the thing that makes a person feel something

I was bored because the lesson was boring.
This music is relaxing. I feel very relaxed.
This party is so exciting! I'm glad I came!

Here's Sam to explain more: https://t.co/rJoXC7COxT

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Well done to everyone who said 'bored'. 

English has many adjectives that end in -ed or -ing, but there is a difference in meaning.

-ed
-ed adjectives describe how a person is feeling

I was bored because the lesson was boring.
This music is relaxing. I feel very relaxed.

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𝐍𝐨𝐭 𝐦𝐲 𝐜𝐮𝐩 𝐨𝐟 𝐭𝐞𝐚 - not the type of thing you like
𝐍𝐨𝐭 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐚𝐥𝐥 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐭𝐞𝐚 𝐢𝐧 𝐂𝐡𝐢𝐧𝐚 - not for any price
𝐀𝐬 𝐠𝐨𝐨𝐝 𝐚𝐬 𝐚 𝐜𝐡𝐨𝐜𝐨𝐥𝐚𝐭𝐞 𝐭𝐞𝐚𝐩𝐨𝐭 - totally useless

Do you know any other 'tea' idioms?

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The 𝐩𝐚𝐬𝐬𝐢𝐯𝐞 𝐯𝐨𝐢𝐜𝐞 is used when the person or the thing affected by the main verb becomes the focus.

𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐢𝐧𝐭𝐞𝐫𝐧𝐞𝐭 is used by millions of people every day.
𝐌𝐚𝐧𝐲 𝐡𝐨𝐮𝐬𝐞𝐬 𝐢𝐧 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐯𝐢𝐥𝐥𝐚𝐠𝐞 were destroyed by the storm.
https://t.co/BjIRBKOeXc

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Hi everyone! 🔥 Are you ready for today's quiz? 💪This is a classic grammar question and looks at the difference between adjectives that end in -ed and -ing! Choose the correct answer to fill the blank: 
"I'm really _______ in my current job. I'm going to look for a new one".

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