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This Week In History

This Week In History

25 October 1917

Communists Depose Russian Rulers

Communists led by Vladimir Lenin bring down the Russian government.


  • Learn new vocabulary with the word checker – depose, communists, storm, provisional, break out.
  • Watch 2 videos of the event – the secret steps that happened before the revolution and secondly the beginning of the revolution.
  • Do the quiz to find out how much you have understood.

Vocabulary – How to Talk About the Weather in English · engVid

Vocabulary – How to Talk About the Weather in English · engVid

This video comes from Canada where there are 4 distinct seasons. It is the same in the United Kingdom except we don’t quite get as much snow.  The presenter is lively and entertaining and extends the basic vocabulary.  There is also a quiz to do after the programme. This is suitable for an intermediate and upper level of student.