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Life goals (342)
Swedish speaker talks about what he'd like to achieve



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Famous achievers (512)
Seven famous people who have significant achievements: Lady Gaga, Mark Zuckerberg, Deng Xiao Ping, JK Rowling, Mother Theresa, Lee Lai Shan, Neil Armstrong


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General English course books (adults)

New Cutting Edge Upper Intermediate students' book book cover New Cutting Edge Upper Intermediate students' book 
Peter Moore   Sarah Cunningham   
Module 5 Unusual achievements  Pages 52 - 53  Unusual achievements
Reading text about five peope with remarkable achievements.
Module 5 Unusual achievements  Page 57   Speaking Task
Students listen to people talking about achievements and then work in groups to prepare a short talk on an achievement (invention / political advance etc.) they consider significant.

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