Cours de conversation en anglais : Wednesday 6th and Thursday 7th March 2019


Curbing our plastic addiction

We use plastic in every part of our lives so could we live without it? Rob and Neil discuss the dilemma of going plastic free and hear why Britain’s shopping culture makes it hard to do. Listen to 6 Minute English and learn some useful vocabulary along the way.

This week’s question:

The first synthetic plastic – that’s plastic made entirely from man-made materials – was created over 100 years ago. Do you know what its brand name was? Was it…

  1. a) Bakelite
  2. b) Lucite
  3. c) Formica

Listen to the programme to find out the answer.