Tuesday, 21 January, 2014 - 14:17
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by KatieP

Listening to the radio is something which I really like to do.

Monday, 20 January, 2014 - 19:23
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by DanielT

When I was young, I dreamed of becoming many things. Sometimes, I wished I was an astronaut going up into space, finding new planets and jumping around in a cool space suit.

Monday, 20 January, 2014 - 17:50
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by ReganS

Having spent a lot of time there, I will always consider Cornwall to be one of my favourite places in the world.

Monday, 20 January, 2014 - 11:51
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by TeresaC

My parents are useless with anything remotely technological. Computers, printers, cameras, mobile phones, iPods … you name it, they can’t use it!

Sunday, 19 January, 2014 - 14:21
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by ReganS

It is no secret that the French have a great appreciation for food and one of my favourite things about living here in France is vast array of beautiful food on offer.

Sunday, 19 January, 2014 - 00:01
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by JoR

In the past, many people regularly kept personal diaries, where they recorded the day’s events and their observations.

Saturday, 18 January, 2014 - 08:36
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by TeresaC

Valentine’s Day is celebrated in the UK on February 14th. It is a celebration of love between husbands and wives, boyfriends and girlfriends and sometimes just friends together!

Friday, 17 January, 2014 - 15:33
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In the Christmas holidays, I went to the cinema with a group of friends to see the second film in the Hobbit series, directed by Peter Jackson.

Thursday, 16 January, 2014 - 11:01
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by BronyaD

Recently in the United Kingdom a new fad has been growing ever more popular – ‘the Wellington boot’. We also use the names ‘welly boot’ and ‘wellies’ for short.

Thursday, 16 January, 2014 - 10:58
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by BronyaD

The University of Glasgow has to be one of my favourite places of all time.

Wednesday, 15 January, 2014 - 15:40
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Can you imagine anything better than having your own little pet to play with all the time? That’s what I thought when my flat-mates and I got a pet cat!

Wednesday, 15 January, 2014 - 13:54
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I have arrived back in Paris after a fabulous Christmas and New Year with my family back in the UK.

Tuesday, 14 January, 2014 - 10:59
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by ZoeS

I have always listened to tails of the magical German Christmas, however this year was the first time I have been able to experience it for myself.

Tuesday, 14 January, 2014 - 01:23
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by IainG

Here in the south of Colombia the city of Pasto, has just finished celebrating “el Carnaval de Negros y Blancos” – the “Black and White Carnival”.

Monday, 13 January, 2014 - 17:21
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by MehramS

After the holiday period the beginning of the New Year can seem to get off to a slow and somewhat lethargic start.

Sunday, 12 January, 2014 - 20:41
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by GraceE

Many people used to consider art to be paintings of fields with flowers, portraits of old-fashioned men in top hats, or pictures of bowls of fruit.

Saturday, 11 January, 2014 - 19:52
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by AlysW

Even after living in Spain for over a year, I love the fact that I am still discovering strange cultural differences between this country and the UK.  The latest one may seem rather unexpected, but

Friday, 10 January, 2014 - 11:41
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by KatieP

Sherlock Holmes is a fictional detective who, since his creation in 1887 by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, has appeared in many books, films, TV series and also games.

Wednesday, 8 January, 2014 - 20:27
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by TeresaC

January is my least favourite month in the year. In England, Christmas has passed, the weather is rainy, cold, and dark, and summer feels like a long way away.

Wednesday, 8 January, 2014 - 13:10
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by GraceL

"New year, new me" is a phrase you often hear in the UK on the first of January. It is very common to start a new year's resolution on this day.

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