Which do you think are the most important civil rights?
The wheel is the foundation of most transport.
What do you think was the most important invention of the Industrial Revolution?
Do you remember the civil rights movement of the 1960s?
Nick has made a lot of progress at school.
People will always campaign for social justice.
The biggest problem after a natural disaster is the spread of disease.
Meeting my husband was the biggest turning point in my life.
Can you think of any famous human rights activists?
Regular exercise increases your chances of living longer.
The pilot had to make an emergency landing.
in Betracht ziehen
We're considering having another baby.
Humans are closely related to chimpanzees.
She’s too weak to feed herself.
Red meat is a good source of protein.
Do you agree with the sport of fox hunting?
Children tend to have better imaginations than adults.
It's one of the most imaginative books I've ever read.
Actors have to be very good at memorising their lines.
Some complicated ideas are easier to learn if they are written in verse.
The level of adult literacy in this country is very high.
The government has promised to spend more on education.
This castle was built to defend the island against invaders.
Life would have been different if we hadn’t invented the steam engine.
It's a good idea to have anti-virus software installed on your computer.
Do you agree with human cloning?
Studying genes is a very exact science.
The United Nations was formed in 1945.
The baby weighs 12 pounds.
Unlike me, she’s very intelligent.
Chinese ships had rooms which were watertight.
She's just got a proofreading job for a big publisher.
I made an error in my calculations and failed the test!
We’re trying to analyse what went wrong.
We went to different shops to compare prices.
We could hear the neighbours arguing.
Some sections of the motorway are very busy.
With your partner, brainstorm everything you know about the Industrial Revolution.
The invention of printing was a turning point in how humans communicated with each other.
You should always be very careful when handling gunpowder.
I've got a compass app on my mobile phone.
I’ll drive – you take the map and navigate.
I'm absolutely facinated by space exploration.
They hope to increase trade with China.
All westward flights from Atlanta airport have been cancelled.
The 1980s were a time of great political change.
Pirates were always trying to increase their riches by attacking other ships.
I strongly disagree with testing cosmetics on animals.
sich an jemanden wenden
The idea of working abroad really appeals to me.
His advice strongly influenced my decision.
Vampire films are very popular at the moment.
We were prevented from entering the museum because we arrived too late.
We are living in the age of technology.
In which decade were you born?
The film is set in the post-war era.
The meetings take place once a fortnight.
How did you celebrate the millennium (=when the year 1999 became 2000)?
We started this company a quarter-century ago.
Who do you think is the biggest music icon of the 1970s?
It's my job to analyse the shopping trends of the British population.
It was a memorable day for everybody who attended.
When did you come back from holiday?
von selbst funktionieren
She comes from a big family, so being a mother herself comes naturally to her.
die Richtung weisen
Could you give me directions to the post office, please?
My dad gave me instructions over the phone about how to prepare the meal.
The dog came in from the garden and made a mess of our white carpets!
Do you think time travel will ever be possible?
All theoretical physicists shre the same dream: time travel.
She looks very youthful for her age.
She had a beautiful, unlined face.
Ben dragged his sledge through the snow.
The Normans conquered England in 1066.
How much has humanity really changed in the last 1,000 years?
Do ghosts really exist?
I came first in the race and won a £10,000 prize!
This morning our boss gave us a talk about the company's progress.
eine Pause machen
We'll have a one-hour break for lunch after this talk.
das Leben genießen
Did you have a good time at the party last night?
eine Entscheidung treffen
Have you made a decision about whether to sell your house or not?
Last year our company made a profit of £2.2 billion.
I think firefighters are incredibly brave.
Martin Luther King was a very charismatic speaker.
This is a company with an exemplary record on environmental issues.
Leonardo da Vinci was an extremely innovative man.
Jones is an inspirational figure in Welsh rugby.
MC Escher was an incredibly original artist.
Clive is a highly successful businessman.
Police appealed for witnesses after a woman was kidnapped at gunpoint.
Can you think of any famous freedom fighters?
This summer, I'm doing a road trip across the US with five of my friends.
What is the world's largest continent by area?
ich habe keine Ahnung
How many emails do you send every day?' 'I haven't a clue. At least twenty.'
I'm fairly sure I'll be able to finish the project by then.
I'm about seventy-five percent certain that I remembered to lock the door, but I'd better go back and check.
Michelangelo was the sculptor who created 'David'.
My son was fascinated by dinosaurs when he was little.
Apparently, the best way to clean a red wine stain is with white wine!
The victims are currently in hospital receiving medical treatment.
Would you ever do a parachute jump?
She was elected President.
The Titanic sank after hitting an iceberg in 1912.
We refuse to talk to terrorists.
Every person is unique.
This new car is very similar to the previous model.
Roman emperors used to believe they had divine power.
Some people use cosmetics to try to give themselves eternal youthfulness.
Her latest creation is a bronze sculpture of a horse.
You need to be realistic about your chances of winning.
All men are mortal.
The pyramids of Egypt are awe-inspiring achievements
The Eiffel Tower was an amazing feat of engineering for its time.
The car crashed into a stone wall.
alles andere als normal
Michelangelo's talents were far from ordinary.
Sarah has aspirations of becoming a vet.
The book's about a hero on his quest to rescue the princess from a dragon.
Bethan goes to chapel every Sunday.
St Paul's Cathedral in London has a huge dome as part of its roof.
She loved dressing up and wearing priceless jewels.
This crown belonged to a Viking king.
I sent my parents a postcard of the famous New York skyline.
He has a tempestuous relationship with his mother.
The two teams had always been rivals.
She struggled with her husband's demons of addiction and alcoholism.
He gave a talk about the imperfect world that we live in.
When I was at university, I had a summer job as a farm labourer.
He seems a good, honest man.
Being a stonecutter was a very difficult job.
He likes being a tour guide, but it's very lowly-paid.
I’m not enjoying the course, but I’ll persevere with it.
Most great artists have a vision which they try to create.
Eating chocolate all day, every day is my idea of heaven!
The novels of Jane Austen are classics of English literature.
That book was fantastic – it really made it's mark on me.
The document was compiled by the Department of Health.
My friend and I are going to set up a wiki for fans of alternative music.
All competition entries must be received by the 15th October.
Do you know anyone who can play the sitar?
Who's your favourite composer of classical music?
Believe it or not, she used to be a circus performer!
The company is building the centre in collaboration with the Institute of Offshore Engineering.
Dennis has decided to focus full time on his photography.
Bruce Lee was a kung fu master.
She made her money writing film scores in Hollywood.
We’ve discussed this before on numerous occasions.
The new president is committed to improving human rights in his country.
How many American presidents have been assassinated?
She declared her intention to stand for president.