Our textbook and this supplementary website draw on multiple issues connected to history, economics, sociology, political science and other related fields. In all this, the overall goal of the work is to teach you how to master the English language for use in your further education and working life.
October in history
okt 12 2007: Gore wins the Nobel Peace Prize
okt 16 1854: Oscar Wilde is born
okt 18 1867: The USA acquires Alaska
okt 21 1805: The Battle of Trafalgar
okt 22 1962: The Cuban Missile Crisis
Today, almost one and a half years before the American presidential election of November 2020, the mass media are already full of news about the coming contest.
It’s over three years since the British electorate said yes to leaving the European Union.
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