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    IELTS Listening – Top 14 tips!

    Hello. My name is Emma, and in today’s lesson, I am going to teach you my top tips for the IELTS listening module. Okay? So, before I teach you these tips, you might be wondering: “What’s the IELTS listening module?” Well, the IELTS is a test and one part of the test is listening. So, in the listening section, you’re going to have 40 questions where you’re going to listen to some conversations for about 30 minutes, and then you’ll have 10 minutes to transfer your answers over to another sheet. So, in total, it’s 40 minutes; 30 minutes for listening, 10 minutes for writing down your answers. Okay, now…

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    Breaststroke/Butterfly Stroke Instruction (swim technique lesson) #swimlesson #breaststroke #fly

    Alright breaststroke, the first thing about breaststroke it is by far the slowest stroke So your streamline your speed, all the momentum that you can get in breaststroke is really at a premium because the stroke itself is so slow. The stroke is not dominated by the upper body like it is in all three of the other strokes. It’s dominated by the lower portion of the body–from the kick The kick provides almost all the thrust So you’ve got to have that in your mind going into the stroke in order to really become a successful breaststroker You’ve got to get the focus off of providing a whole bunch…

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    Ellen’s Helping Out with Homework!

    – SOME PEOPLE REALLY ENJOY THE HOLIDAYS. I’LL TELL YOU WHO DOESN’T: STUDENTS. BECAUSE THEY GET STRESSED OUT. MIDTERMS ARE HAPPENING. SO YOU KNOW ME, I’M ALWAYS TRYING TO HELP. I ASKED THEM IF THEY SEND ME THEIR HOMEWORK QUESTIONS, I’LL HELP ‘EM ‘CAUSE I HAVE A SEGMENT, HOMEWORKER HELPERER. – [singing] A, B, C. EASY AS ONE, TWO, THREE. AS SIMPLE AS DO, RE, MI. A, B, C. ONE, TWO, THREE. BABY, YOU AND ME, GIRL. EASY AS ONE, TWO, THREE. AS SIMPLE AS DO, RE, MI. – NO, NO TIME. NO TIME FOR FUN. RECESS IS OVER. HERE IS THE FIRST QUESTION I RECEIVED. THIS IS FROM JARED…