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Whitechapel Gallery - the artists’ gallery for everyone.

Whitechapel Gallery - the artists’ gallery for everyone.

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Preliminary English Test (PET): Practice Tests and Exercises from Flo-Joe Welcome to Flo-Joe's new preparation area for the Cambridge Preliminary English Test (PET). Here you'll find information about the exam, practice tests, vocabulary exercises and grammar activities to help you succeed in your exam preparation. Come back regularly as we'll be adding more materials every week! Each week on Flo-Joe Hayward Gallery See all events taking place in Hayward Gallery Hayward Gallery has a long history of presenting work by the world's most adventurous and innovative artists. For free entry to all exhibitions become a Southbank Centre Member.

Leadenhall Market - Things to do - City of London A modern retail centre set within a historical Victorian market place. Leadenhall Street, Gracechurch Street and Lime Street, EC3V 1LT (Google Map) Use TfL Journey Planner for public transport options. PennSound Peter Jaeger Performed by the Yehudi Menuhin Music School, 2016 Posted 2/23/2017 Here's is the latest addition to our author page for poet and critic Peter Jaeger to get your toes tapping for the coming weekend. Daniel Penny, winner of the BBC's young composer of the year award in 2015, set Peter Jaeger's poem "Sub Twang Mustard" to music. The piece is performed here by members of the Yehudi Menuhin Music School and trombone soloist John Kenny, under the direction of John Cooney.

23 facts about the Shard A worker looks up at the Shard. Photograph: Lefteris Pitarakis/AP • The Shard is 309.6 metres (1,016ft) high. • The building reached its top height on 19 June. Tate Modern Southwark (Jubilee Line, 600 metres approx Blackfriars: District and Circle Line, 800 metres approx St Paul’s: Central Line, 1,100 metres approx. Routes 45, 63 and 100 stop on Blackfriars Bridge Road Routes RV1 and 381 stop on Southwark Street Route 344 stops on Southwark Bridge Road Blackfriars 300 metres from the South exit; 800 metres from the North exit. London Bridge 1,100 metres approx. Top 10 Restaurants and Bars for Dining in London’s Shoreditch East London is drawing chefs like a superconducting magnet. They are following the creatives and other young professionals who have moved to the area, which is also home to Silicon Roundabout—the U.K. hub for Web businesses. Shoreditch is at the center of all this. There are many fine bars and restaurants among the design studios. My favorite places for food are Clove Club and Lyle's, plus Rochelle Canteen with its simple dishes, low prices, and shared tables. If you meet anyone really hip, they may tell you it's over and that the in crowd has moved farther east, to Hackney.

Preliminary (PET) Look at practice tests so you know all the task types. Do lots of general reading practice in class and at home, especially the kinds of texts used in the Cambridge English: Preliminary test. Keep a vocabulary notebook to write down new words and make notes about how to use each word. Home of Charles Darwin (Down House) With its unique place in the history of science, Down House, the home of Charles Darwin, is one of the major visitor attractions in the South East. See the study where Darwin wrote 'On the Origin of Species', still as it was when he worked here, and stroll through the extensive gardens that so inspired the great scientist. Equally fascinating are the glimpses you get into the life of the Darwins in the family rooms.

The 13 best places to eat in Shoreditch Looking for a great restaurant in one of the coolest areas in East London? Then check out our guide to the best places to eat in Shoreditch! Also, don’t miss out on the 10 best restaurants in Dalston – one of our other favourite areas in East London. MAGASIN The name « MAGASIN » is linked to the history of the building in which it is located. The National Contemporary Art Centre is housed in a 3000 m2 industrial hall built in 1900 by the Gustave Eiffel workshops for the Paris World Fair. Bought by Bouchayer-Viallet Ltd from Grenoble, working in the area of hydroelectric equipment, the iron structure was dismantled, transported and reassembled. The Architecture The art centre’s architectural plan was designed by the architect Patrick Bouchain. The design team opted for a small scale intervention on the building.

English Grammar Tests for ESL Students - English Grammar Practice Quizzes (B) = Beginner; (I) = Intermediate; (A) = Advanced VERB TENSES (Tests/Quizzes): Commands (Imperative) 1 (A)Commands (Imperative) 2 (A)Simple Past/Past Continuous? General history The British Museum was founded in 1753, the first national public museum in the world. From the beginning it granted free admission to all 'studious and curious persons'. Visitor numbers have grown from around 5,000 a year in the eighteenth century to nearly 6 million today. The eighteenth century: origins of the British Museum The origins of the British Museum lie in the will of the physician, naturalist and collector, Sir Hans Sloane (1660–1753).