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Read texts with a UK focus. Learn about UK culture and practise your reading at the same time.
Ramadan is the Muslim holy month. So, what goes on during Ramadan and what does it mean? Young Muslims from the UK tell us what Ramadan means to them.
How much do you love your mobile phone? Could you live without it? Find out what British teenagers, parents and teachers say about the subject!
Big dresses, huge cars, smart suits and lots of fun ... What exactly is a school prom and how is it taking over from the school disco?
Do people have lots of holidays where you live? Where do they go and what do they do? Read more to find about holidays in the UK!
It is the most famous sporting competition in the UK and football's oldest competition. It's watched by millions of people. Read more to understand Britain's obsession with the FA Cup final.
Are you good with money? Read the text to find out about British teenagers and their cash!
There are so many ways to discover, buy and listen to music. What's the best way? Read more to find out about the exciting music culture in the UK!
Do you have your lunch at school or do you go home for lunch? School dinners (lunch is also called dinner!) is a hot topic in the UK. Find out why in this article.
In the UK, schools close for two weeks at Easter time. Read on to find out more about how Easter is celebrated in Britain.
Mmm ... do you fancy a tasty bag of crisps? Or how about a yummy chocolate bar? British people love their snacks. Find out more about some popular British snacks. Don't read if you're hungry!
At 4.24 p.m. on July 22nd a baby was born in London. But not just any baby! This baby boy is a prince and will probably one day be the King of England.
Love them or hate them, tattoos are really popular nowadays in the UK. What do you think of tattoos?
There is graffiti in almost every city in the world. Read this article to learn more about Britain's most famous graffiti artist.
We all do it! But do we get enough sleep? Read on to find out if you are sleep deprived.
He was the greatest writer in the English language and is known around the world. But how much do you really know about William Shakespeare and his life?
Wearing a red nose for a day may seem like a strange way to raise money for charity. However, it seems to work in Britain.
Slang is very informal language which is often used by young people. It's hard to keep up to date with slang, but this article will help you learn a few words that your teacher may not know!
Dragon dances, acrobats, fireworks, a parade ... London is buzzing with excitement at Chinese New Year. Find out what you can do to join in the excitement!
Have a good look around you this November. Do you notice that more men have moustaches? It may be because it's Movember! Read more about this unusual charity event here.
Do you want to know what people do on the biggest party night in the UK? Read on to find out.
Is Northern Ireland beautiful? Do Irish people speak Irish? And what exactly is Gaelic football? Read about Northern Ireland and find out!
Nowruz is the Persian New Year celebration. It takes place in the spring. Read this article and find out how people celebrate this important day.
How do you make sure you stay safe online? Everyone who uses the internet needs to know how to use it safely. Read about online safety in the UK.
Mmm ... did someone say pancakes?! Read about Pancake Day and learn how to make this delicious treat for yourself.
Do you prefer cats or dogs? Pets are an important part of many British families.
In the UK, only around 44% of 18- to 24-year-olds vote in General Elections. Are you interested in politics, or do you change the TV channel when politicians appear on the screen?
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