The Death Penalty

The death penalty Resources for improving your language skills through the issue of capital punishment Activity 1: Vocabulary Important vocabulary for discussing this issue:the death penaltythe death sentencecapital punishmentthe ultimate punishmenta life sentenceto be sentenced tolenientto be executedto be hangedto murder / a murdererviolent crimeto rape a rapista deterrent / to deter / deterrenceretributionethicalmoralrehabilitate / … Read more

Example academic essay: The Death Penalty

Example academic essay This page shows a whole essay as an example of how to structure your content Example academic essay: The Death Penalty. This essay shows many important features which commonly appear in essays. Should the death penalty be restored in the UK? The restoration of the death penalty for serious crimes is an … Read more


Resources Features of academic English Academic writing skills Academic listening skills Academic speaking skills Academic reading skills Academic vocabulary Study guides from English for University. Com Grammar Dictionaries IELTS Academic English activities around the topic of the death penalty Bookshop Top outgoing links Book reviews University orientation materials News sites in English New word form … Read more

What is the difference between a report and an essay?

What is the difference between a report and an essay? What is the difference between a report and an essay? Good question! If I had a pound every time a student had asked me that question I’d be a rich man! There are important differences in format (the way they are laid out) but the … Read more