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by Chernova

The photosynthesis and cellular respiration are the revolutionary processes that fueled the evolution of life on Earth. Photosynthesis and cellular respiration are in some ways opposites, they share certain characteristics. Photosynthesis is a series of chemical reactions that uses the energy of...
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by Emilia Krajewska

Phrasal verbs consist of a verb and another word or phrase. It creates a new verb with a new meaning, which can be confusing to many students. The following exercises will help you to remember which verbs go with which words and what their new meaning is.
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by conf1992

Effective skills of presenting information and public speaking are required in almost any field.
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by James Peacock

Certain errors of grammar, spelling and punctuation tend to be repeated in several papers.  The following exercises are designed to help you prevent these errors occurring again in future assessments.
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by Sample learning...

Over the past summer, the youth version of the Süddeusche Zeitung, jetzt.de has encouraged young people to send post cards of their favourite places to one of the newspaper’s authors, whose name is Peter. They were asked to give three good reasons why other people should visit that place...
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by Sample learning...

In most of the courses at university, students are required to take exams. Students are expected to either complete the more traditional method of exams - the unseen paper - or in some cases complete a seen paper or other type of examination. Universities continue to test students by examination...
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by Nuria

Now that you are familiar with the formation of the present tense of regular verbs, you need to practise the present tense of irregular verbs. This document IRREGULARVERBS will help you to remember some of the irregular verbs you have already used. You might want to keep that document at hand while...
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by mick parkin

During your studies at university you may at some point have to give a presentation on a given subject. It is important that this is not only prepared well in terms of content and structure, but also delivered in a competent manner. A badly prepared and delivered presentation is like a badly...
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by mick parkin

When giving an academic presentation, it is important to focus your topic on a specific area. A common mistake that people make is to choose a topic which is too wide or too complex for the allocated time or the target audience. You should focus on one specific area of the topic and present...
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by mick parkin

The introduction is the first part of your presentation so it is very important to get off to a good start. You need to make a good impression and grab the audience’s attention. You also need to end with a strong conclusion which gives the audience something to think about.