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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Can You Guess Where These Beautiful Natural Places Are? (Part 2)

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Can You Guess Where These Beautiful Natural Places Are? (Part 2) The lesson includes a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, WH Questions, evaluating statements, true or false questions, and an answer key.

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Detective Nora and the Ancient Statue (Story, Glossary, Exercises, and Answer Key)

Download our newest booklet for English teachers and learners (intermediate level). It contains a detective story, glossary, exercises, and answers. It's free to download if you share the page! :-)

Plot Summary: Nora and William, fellow students, travel to Mexico for an international conference, but their short trip turns into a surprising crime scene, which they now must solve! Read the story and follow the clues to try and solve the mystery.

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Fun Facts About English - Part 2

The English language is popular all over the world. English has a rich history dating back to 5th century AD, and it has changed over time. English continues to change every day. Did you know that some silent letters were purposefully added to words? Did you know that one English word has over 400 definitions? Here are more interesting facts about the English language.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Israel, the Holy Land, Part 2

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Israel, the Holy Land, Part 2. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Israel, the Holy Land

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Israel, the Holy Land. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Unique Holidays People Celebrate Around the World

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Unique Holidays People Celebrate Around the World. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: World's Largest Countries

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: World's Largest Countries. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Interesting Dining Manners in Different Cultures

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Interesting Dining Manners in Different Cultures. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Dogs, Our Loyal Friends, Part 3

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Dogs, Our Loyal Friends, Part 3. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Winter Holidays Around the World

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Winter Holidays Around the World. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Dogs, Our Loyal Friends, Part 2

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Dogs, Our Loyal Friends, Part 2. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: The World's Most Beautiful Natural Wonders

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: The World's Most Beautiful Natural Wonders. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: The Oldest Cities in the World

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: The Oldest Cities in the World. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Tokyo, the City of Cherry Blossoms

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Tokyo, the City of Cherry Blossoms. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Dogs, Our Loyal Friends

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Dogs, Our Loyal Friends. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Can You Guess Where These Beautiful Natural Places Are?

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Can You Guess Where These Beautiful Natural Places Are? The lesson includes a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, WH Questions, evaluating statements, true or false questions, and an answer key.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Interesting Traditional Marriage Customs around the World, Part 2

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Interesting Traditional Marriage Customs around the World, Part 2. This lesson includes a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, WH Questions, evaluating statements, true or false questions, and an answer key.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Interesting Traditional Marriage Customs around the World

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Interesting Traditional Marriage Customs around the World. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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English Reading Comprehension Texts and Exercises by Really Learn English

Here you can find many interesting lessons with reading texts (and photos for illustration) in intermediate English, followed by reading comprehension exercises. Exercises include: Vocabulary Questions, Collocation Questions, Wh Questions (who, what, when, where, how, etc.), Evaluating Statements, True or False Questions

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Beauty Rituals around the World

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Beauty Rituals around the World. This lesson includes a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, WH Questions, evaluating statements, true or false questions, and an answer key.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Rio de Janeiro, the Marvelous City

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Rio de Janeiro, the Marvelous City. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Interesting Word Origins in the English Language, Part 2

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Interesting Word Origins in the English Language, Part 2. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Bitcoin, the Currency of the Future

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Bitcoin, the Currency of the Future. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Delicious Desserts from Four Continents, Some of the World's Most Famous Desserts

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Delicious Desserts from Four Continents, Some of the World's Most Famous Desserts. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Boston, the Home of US History

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Boston, the Home of US History. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Tbilisi, the Food Capital

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Tbilisi, the Food Capital. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Monaco, the Casino City

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Monaco, the Casino City. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: The World's Most Beautiful Islands – Five Wonders of Nature

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: The World's Most Beautiful Islands – Five Wonders of Nature. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Interesting Word Origins in the English language

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Interesting Word Origins in the English language. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Types of Cookies and Their Special Names, Part 2

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Types of Cookies and Their Special Names, Part 2. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Types of Cookies and Their Special Names

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Types of Cookies and Their Special Names. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Berlin, the Reunited City

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Berlin, the Reunited City. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Cats, Our Curious and Fluffy Pets

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Cats, Our Curious and Fluffy Pets. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: A Guide to South American Cuisine

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: A Guide to South American Cuisine. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Thessaloniki, the Aegean Secret

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Thessaloniki, the Aegean Secret. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Kiev, Eastern Europe's Secret

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Kiev, Eastern Europe's Secret. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Bucharest, the Little Paris

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Bucharest, the Little Paris. This lesson includes a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Barcelona, Gaudi's Masterpiece

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Barcelona, Gaudi's Masterpiece. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Belfast, the Street Art Harbor

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Belfast, the Street Art Harbor. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: London, the Crown of Europe

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: London, the Crown of Europe. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Istanbul, between Europe and Asia

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Istanbul, between Europe and Asia. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: New York, the Empire State

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: New York, the Empire State. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Vientiane, the Buddhist Gem

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Vientiane, the Buddhist Gem. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Rome, the Eternal City

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Rome, the Eternal City. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Vienna, the City of Culture

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Vienna, the City of Culture. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Comprehension Text and Exercises: Lisbon, the City of Explorers

English Reading Comprehension Text and Exercises for English Learners and School Students. This reading text is about: Lisbon, the City of Explorers. Exercises include a reading passage, vocabulary questions, collocation questions, wh Questions, evaluating statements, and true or false questions.

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Seem vs. Seam - What Is the Difference? (with Illustrations and Examples)

This lesson explains the difference between SEEM and SEAM: illustrations, definitions, examples, tips, practice story, final quiz, and answers. SEEM and SEAM sound alike and are spelled almost the same, but these two English words refer to two entirely different things.

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Lightening vs. Lightning - What Is the Difference? (with Illustrations and Examples)

This lesson explains the difference between LIGHTENING and LIGHTNING: illustrations, definitions, examples, tips, practice story, final quiz, and answers. LIGHTENING and LIGHTNING are two English words which can be easily confused, because they are spelled and sound almost exactly the same. Let's examine the meanings of these two sound-alike words (homonyms), because that one little E makes all the difference!

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Alternately vs Alternatively - What Is the Difference? (with Illustrations and Examples)

This lesson explains the difference between ALTERNATELY and ALTERNATIVELY: illustrations, definitions, examples, tips, practice story, final quiz, and answers. The words ALTERNATELY and ALTERNATIVELY are easy to confuse. Both of these words are long. And they are very similar. But they do not sound the same, and they do not mean the same thing. It is important that you do not confuse these words. How can you avoid confusing these two words? Let's look at some examples to help you learn the distinction.

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