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Published on March 5, 2014

Author: BritishWorld

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Summarising techniques (removing examples, ellipsis, joining clauses)
Language leader (Upper-Intermediate), Unit 8.5
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Summarising Language Leader (B2) Unit 8.5 Created by: Aida Rodomanchenko

Probably the biggest impact that the Internet has had is the way in which it has influenced social networking. The most frequently 'googled' word in the world recently was Bebo – the social networking site – followed by My Space. People can meet new friends through sites like these, they can renew old acquaintances through sites like Friends Reunited and they can also play games with each other in virtual worlds such as Second Life. This Internet-based, threedimensional virtual world is 'inhabited' by more than 6.6 million residents from around the world, and global companies such as Adidas and Toyota even have outlets there.

Probably the biggest impact that the Internet has had is the way in which it has influenced social networking. The most frequently 'googled' word in the world recently was Bebo – the social networking site – followed by My Space. People can meet new friends through sites like these, they can renew old acquaintances through sites like Friends Reunited and they can also play games with each other in virtual worlds such as Second Life. This Internet-based, threedimensional virtual world is 'inhabited' by more than 6.6 million residents from around the world, and global companies such as Adidas and Toyota even have outlets there.

Probably the biggest impact that the Internet has had is the way in which it has influenced social networking. The most frequently 'googled' word in the world recently was Bebo – the social networking site – followed by My Space. People can meet new friends through sites like these, they can renew old acquaintances through sites like Friends Reunited and they can also play games with each other in virtual worlds such as Second Life. This Internet-based, threedimensional virtual world is 'inhabited' by more than 6.6 million residents from around the world, and global companies such as Adidas and Toyota even have outlets there.

The Internet influences social networking ✔ People can meet new friends ✔ People can renew old acquaintances ✔ People can play games with each other Aida Rodomanchenko (aka BritishWorld)

Shortening techniques ● Removing examples ● Ellipsis ● Joining clauses

Shorten using techniques in brackets He left school at 16 with no qualifications and started his own business selling electrical goods out of the back of a van. (joining clauses)

Shorten using techniques in brackets He left school at 16 with no qualifications and started his own business selling electrical goods out of the back of a van. He left school, unqualified, at 16 and started his own business.

Shorten using techniques in brackets In the nineties and later he started buying and selling companies such as Sinclair, Betacom , Viglen and eventually sold Amstrad itself, at a profit. (removing examples)

Shorten using techniques in brackets In the nineties and later he started buying and selling companies such as Sinclair, Betacom , Viglen and eventually sold Amstrad itself, at a profit. In the nineties and later he started buying and selling at a profit.

Shorten using techniques in brackets Alan Sugar has now become a TV celebrity with his own TV series 'The Apprentice', which is a reality TV show where a group of young business people try to win an important position in Alan Sugar's company (joining clauses)

Shorten using techniques in brackets Alan Sugar has now become a TV celebrity with his own TV series 'The Apprentice', which is a reality TV show where a group of young business people try to win an important position in Alan Sugar's company Alan Sugar has now become a TV celebrity with his own TV series of young business people who try to win a position in his company

The eBay Company Ebay is a website where people can buy and sell goods – Why is it so popular? ● ● – Who sell there? ● ● – It is easy and cheap There are various goods sold: from valuable objects to something useless People sell to people Well-known companies sell to people Why has Ebay been criticise? ● ● ● Unethical sales Unscrupulous salespeople System of feedback

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