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Billie Eilish wins 'big four' at Grammys: BBC News Review

Billie Eilish has become the youngest person to win the four biggest awards at the Grammys. Learn new vocabulary to talk about this news story. Singer, Billie Eilish took home best new artist, record of the year, song of the year and album of the year at this year’s Grammys.
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Vocabulary:
makes history
does something significant that has not been done before
• Neil Armstrong made history by landing on the Moon.
• History was made when the sprinter broke the world record.

cleans up
wins everything
• Joker could clean up at the Oscars.
• The gymnast Simone Biles cleaned up at the 2016 Olympics.

scoops
wins (several awards)
• Billie Eilish scooped five awards.
• Unknown director scoops international film festival award.

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