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For upper-intermediate learners

Did you know that pollution causes premature death all over the world? Learn about the main types of pollution and their associated health risks in this lesson.

Do you feel strongly about environmental issues? Do you wish you had the ability to express your opinions and concerns in English?

The following lesson will introduce you to some important vocabulary related to pollution. You will also get a chance to read an article and take three quizzes to test your understanding.

You can also practise using your new vocabulary by bringing the discussion topics to class or using them for journal or essay writing.