Read texts with a UK focus. Learn about UK culture and practise your reading at the same time.

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Ramadan is the Muslim holy month. So, what goes on during Ramadan and what does it mean? Young Muslims from the UK tell us why Ramadan is important to them.

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We all need to buy stuff from time to time. But do we think about how our shopping affects people, animals and the environment? Here's how you can love fashion and the world we live in.

Watch videos with a UK focus. Learn about UK culture and practise your listening at the same time.

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Richard visits Tate Britain art gallery and meets British computer game developers to explore British creativity, past and present.

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London is the shopping capital of the world. But what makes shopping here so great? Join Richard on a shopping trip to find out!

In this section you can watch animated videos of five of Shakespeare’s most famous plays. You can also read short stories and poems written by British authors.

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Would you like to go on a cruise? This short story is set on a cruise ship and has a very funny ending.

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Have you ever seen any photos of your parents when they were younger? Did they look like you?

Watch short films created by young people in the UK and practise your listening at the same time.

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Delicious, healthy food, without any waste! But would you eat it if it had been in the bin? Watch this video to find out more about the Real Junk Food project.

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Everyone thinks Chloe’s life is easy just because she gets good marks at school. Life is very different for her neighbour Craig. At school the other students laugh at him and at home his dad is always telling him off, but one day Chloe discovers Craig’s special talent …

Read articles adapted from the British Council's science magazine, Cubed. Learn about the world of science and research in the UK and practise your English at the same time.

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We've seen bionic robot-men in films for many years but is fiction now becoming a reality?

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Have you ever seen a starfish? Did you know that starfish contain a liquid that may hold a clue for treatments for some diseases? Read the article to find out more. ?

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