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Explore large structures and what it takes to build them with BUILDING BIG™, a five-part PBS television series and Web site from WGBH Boston. Here are the main features of the site: Bridges, Domes, Skyscrapers, Dams, and Tunnels. The Labs Try your hand at our interactive engineering labs. The Challenges Take on the challenges of building big. Wonders of the World Databank Explore our databank of big structures. Local Wonders Investigate big structures near you. Who Builds Big? About the Series Learn more about the shows, and see a chat with David Macaulay. Educators' Guide How to use the Web site, with hands-on activities. Shop Building Big DVDs and books from David Macaulay available at Site Tour Learn more about the features in this site. Site Map The whole site at a glance. Web Credits Feedback Help Related:  I U T gram et voc REACTIONS What is a chemical reaction? Examples of chemical changes, physical changes, and some gray areas. Chemical equations of chemical reactions.Balancing equations. Balancing ionic equations with polyatomic ions. Balancing combustion (burning) equations. Balancing by overview. A chemical reaction is material changing from a beginning mass to a resulting substance. A chemical equation is a way to describe what goes on in a chemical reaction, the actual change in a material. Back to the top of Reactions. Chemical reactions, also called chemical changes, are not limited to happening in a chemistry lab. A silver spoon tarnishes. Ag2S An iron bar rusts. 2 Fe2O3 Methane burns. An antacid (calcium hydroxide) neutralizes stomach acid (hydrochloric acid). CaCl2 + 2 H2O Glucose (simple sugar) ferments to ethyl alcohol and carbon dioxide. 2 C2H5OH (ethyl alcohol) + 2 CO2 Alcohol plus oxygen becomes vinegar and a molecule of water. Here are some examples of changes that are NOT chemical reactions. Easy. or

Macmillan Business The Business Podcasts are interviews focusing on working life in the UK. The podcasts offer authentic listening practice for you to use with – or recommend to – your business English students. Episode 1: Nils, on working life in the UK – Pre-intermediate Download Listening Worksheet Tapescript Episode 2: Marta, on working life in the UK – Pre-intermediate Download Listening Worksheet Tapescript Episode 3: Boris, on working life in the UK – Upper Intermediate Download Listening Worksheet Tapescript Episode 4: Linda, on working life in the UK – Intermediate Download Listening Worksheet Tapescript Episode 5: Alex, on working life in the UK – Upper Intermediate Download Listening Worksheet Tapescript Episode 6: Armand, on working life – Advanced Download Listening Worksheet Tapescript Episode 7: Francesca, on working life – Pre-intermediate Download Listening Worksheet Tapescript Episode 8: Bea, on working from home – Advanced Download Listening Worksheet Tapescript Download Listening Worksheet Tapescript Download Listening

ESL Resources - RESCOL 2 - Topics - List of pages - New sites - Archives How do I get to the zoo? How do you get to the zoo? Vocabulary I. Revision Video II. Locations III.Now look at the map below and complete the dialogs. Pat: Excuse me. Jim: It's Town Hall. Pat: Thanks. Jim: It's the Korean restaurant. Pat: That's great! Jim: Yes, there's one Palm Street and Queen Avenue. Pat: How convenient! Can you tell me where the theater is? Jim: Sure. Pat: Is it the newsagent and the school? Jim: Excactly, right the chemist. Directions IV. 1. B: It's on the right across from the police station. B: Turn left and go straight down 5th. B: Go to the corner of 3rd. B: Turn left on Main St. and go past the City Court. 2. B: Turn left on Oak Street. B: Go past City Park and turn right on 4th. B: Turn left and goo the corner of 1st. B: It's on the right. 3. B: Turn right on 5th. B: Go past State college. B: Go two blocks on 5th. B: Turn left and go straight down Oak St.

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