Cours de conversation en anglais : Wednesday 16th and Thursday 17th August 2017


Built to fail?

Do manufacturers design technology so that it eventually fails? Or is it just that consumers expect less these days? Neil and Catherine explore our relationship with buying new technology and teach you six items of useful vocabulary.

This Week’s Question

How much electronic waste is thrown away every year globally?

  1. a) 420 tonnes
  2. b) 4.2 million tonnes
  3. c) 42 million tonnes

Listen to the programme to find out the answer.