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.
January in history
jan 1 1973: The UK joins the EEC
jan 4 1965: TS Eliot dies
jan 9 2007: Steve Jobs introduces the iPhone
jan 15 1559: Elizabeth I is crowned
jan 26 1788: British convicts land at Sydney Cove
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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