English for Law

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    What Is Law?

    About this Video

    A lecturer explains what law is by giving some simple examples.

    Key Learning Points

    • defining a concept
    • giving examples
    • Advantages and Disadvantages of the Jury System

      About this Video

      Members of a jury use common sense to decide if an accused person is guilty or innocent of a crime.

      Key Learning Points

      • weighing pros and cons
      • describing the jury system
      • The Problem of Jury Selection

        About this Video

        The jurors who decide in a court of law are individuals who come from different walks of life.

        Key Learning Points

        • identifying problems
        • explaining the role of a jury
        • Three Different Types of Court

          About this Video

          Learn more about the three different types of court in the English legal system.

          Key Learning Points

          • summarizing important facts
          • making comparisons
          • Quiz Words from These Videos

            About this Quiz

            Quiz yourself on 20 words and phrases from this unit.

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