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This is the heartwarming moment a nursing home resident teared up after receiving a pillow printed with a photograph of his late wife. Ken was given the gift by a carer at the Thistleton Lodge care home.
01 July 2020U.S. Independence Day will be a subdued affair this year due to Coronavirus but celebrations will take place. The U.S. Department of State Bureau of International Information Programs decided to mark the event with a video available in English and eight other languages. It's a simple introduction to the event for students from A1+ (reading … Continue reading "Fourth of July in Lockdown"
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29 June 2020Jusqu’à récemment, je n’avais jamais pensé utiliser le Bitmoji sous forme de classe. Pourtant, dès 2016, je me mettais en scène avec un collègue dans le cadre d’un projet collaboratif, Flanders Lane et j’utilisais déjà Bitmoji. Depuis le mois de mai 2020, j’ai franchi un nouveau cap en rejoignant un groupe privé anglophone formant une … Continue reading " La classe Bitmoji"
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Some salons opened at midnight and pub service can resume, but people are urged to remain cautious.
Louise Arnold and Jennifer Wilson are believed to be the first couple to marry after measures eased.
Some salons opened their doors at midnight as lockdown restrictions in England were eased.