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Thursday the 31st of May, 2018
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THE ALPHABET GAME: 'E'

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Happy Thursday, everyone! Are you ready for day five of the Alphabet Game?

This year, we are offering some great prizes!

1st Prize: A six-month General-English online course valued at 220€. It includes the initial level test and guidance with an online tutor, including telephone contact and written tutorials.

2nd Prize: A three-month 'English-for-Work' online course valued at 120.00€. It includes the initial level test and guidance with an online tutor, including telephone contact and written tutorials. The winner can choose the type of course they prefer (English for Meetings; Making Presentations; Negotiating and Selling; Banking and Finance; Telephoning; Dealing with the Public; Writing; Applying for a Job; or Travelling).

3rd Prize: Fresh'n Rebel Rockbox CUBE Bluetooth speaker, valued at 30€.

To be eligible to win, remember there are a couple of things that you have to do. You can read the rules here: https://www.ziggurat.es/leccion_ingles/3228

Today's answer begins with the letter E.

Sentence: We saved a nest _____ for our retirement and to pay for our children's university studies. 

Here are some hints:

Hint 1: It's part of an idiom with the word "nest."

Hint 2: It means "money that has been saved for a special purpose."

If you know the answer, tell us on our Facebook or Twitter pages.

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Thank you and good luck!



Wednesday the 30th of May, 2018
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THE ALPHABET GAME: 'D'

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Hello everyone! You are doing so well with the Alphabet Game so far; keep up the good work! 

Today's answer begins with the letter D.

Sentence: I am _____ to inform you that you've been chosen for the position of manager. 

Here are some hints to help you. 

Hint 1: It is an adjective. 

Hint 2: It was part of a series of Daily Vitamins with the theme of beginning business letters or emails. 

If you know the answer, please tell us on our Facebook or Twitter pages.

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Twitter: https://twitter.com/EnglishDaily

Thank you and good luck!



Tuesday the 29th of May, 2018
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THE ALPHABET GAME: 'C'

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Welcome back, Alphabet Game players! Are you ready for today's challenge? Today's answer begins with the letter C. It may be a difficult one!

Sentence: They _____ _____ when they made this building, so we have a lot of problems with the electricity and the plumbing. I don't think they were installed properly. 

Here are some hints to help you:

Hint 1: Both of the missing words begin with the letter C.

Hint 2: This is an expression that means "to do something without care in order to finish it quickly."

Hint 3: This was a Daily Vitamin lesson in December of 2017. 

Do you know the answer? Post your answer on our Facebook or Twitter pages.

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As always, best of luck to you!



Monday the 28th of May, 2018
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THE ALPHABET GAME: 'B'

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Welcome back, everyone! It's day two of the 2018 Ziggurat Alphabet Game. If you're just joining us, I suggest that you read our post about the rules and prizes from last Thursday. Here is the link to that Daily Vitamin post:

https://www.ziggurat.es/leccion_ingles/3228

We have some great prizes for the winners this year!

Today's word begins with the letter B.

Sentence: My dad worked several _____-collar jobs: he was a factory worker and a farmer. 

Here's a hint: this is an idiom to describe jobs that require manual labour. 

Do you know the answer? Post your answer on our Facebook or Twitter pages.

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ZigguratLanguageServices

Twitter: https://twitter.com/EnglishDaily

Good luck!



Friday the 25th of May, 2018
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THE ALPHABET GAME: 'A'

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Happy Friday and welcome to our first day of the 2018 Alphabet Game! Are you ready to play?

At the end of each academic year, right before summer, we review the Daily Vitamin posts from the year by playing this game. This is how it works. Each day, we ask you to complete a sentence with a missing word. The missing word will be begin with that day's letter of the alphabet (first the letter A, then the letter B, etc.) and will also be from a Daily Vitamin post from this year. To participate in the contest, post your answer on Ziggurat's Twitter page or Facebook page. The 3 players with the most correct answers will win one of the three prizes. 

Before you participate, we ask you to do two things to be eligible to win: 

1) Follow Ziggurat on Twitter or Facebook (if you haven't already).
2) Share yesterday's post about the rules on your Twitter or Facebook account.

This year, we are offering some great prizes!

1st Prize: A six-month General-English online course valued at 220€. It includes the initial level test and guidance with an online tutor, including telephone contact and written tutorials.

2nd Prize: A three-month 'English-for-Work' online course valued at 120.00€. It includes the initial level test and guidance with an online tutor, including telephone contact and written tutorials. The winner can choose the type of course they prefer (English for Meetings; Making Presentations; Negotiating and Selling; Banking and Finance; Telephoning; Dealing with the Public; Writing; Applying for a Job; or Travelling).

3rd Prize: Fresh'n Rebel Rockbox CUBE Bluetooth speaker, valued at 30€.

Now that we have reviewed the rules, let's get started with Day One! The answer begins with the letter A. It is a way to end a business letter. Can you complete the sentence below

Sentence: _____ the best, 

Here's a hint: the missing word has three letters

Leave us your answer on our Facebook or Twitter pages and we will post the correct answer later.

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Twitter: https://twitter.com/EnglishDaily

Good luck!