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What is the history behind Halloween?

What is the history behind Halloween?

When most people think of Halloween, they think of trick or treating, costumes and family friendly activities. There is, however, a long history behind Halloween. Both Christian and pagan practices have evolved into Halloween as we know it today.

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8 fun ways to practise your English skills at home

8 fun ways to practise your English skills at home

Many people read and listen to music and podcasts for pleasure, and doing activities you enjoy will reinforce your English language skills. Here is our pick of free or inexpensive resources and activities.

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Useful expressions for negotiating

Useful expressions for negotiating

For successful negotiations you need to consider the personalities of the people involved, their culture, and their level of English. Using diplomatic language to build a relationship and reach a compromise is vital. Here are expressions you can use during each stage of the process.

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TOLES: English skills exam for lawyers

TOLES: English skills exam for lawyers

From handling international cases to communicating with clients from other countries, lawyers will often need to work in English at some point in their career. Being able to show off your skills with an internationally recognised certificate will give you the advantage when applying for new jobs or a promotion and will reassure clients that they are in safe hands.

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