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English Intro - Annette

Level Newbie

USA

Annette will take you through the basic functions of Yabla, including video playback, captions, and games. Enjoy!

Lecciones con Carolina - Mirar, ver, y buscar

Level Beginner

Venezuela

Carolina, a Venezuelan Spanish teacher, teaches us the difference between the Spanish verbs, "mirar" (to look at/watch), "ver" (to see) and "buscar" (to look for) and gives us examples of...

Dixieland - La voce del pancino

Level Beginner

Italy

Dixi goes to a party to celebrate spring, where his hungry little tummy gets plenty of attention. In Italian, a hungry tummy growls, using the verb "brontolare." Both a "growl" and a...

Greenpeace: The Arctic Sunrise - Meet the Cook

Level Intermediate

United Kingdom

Come aboard Greenpeace's ship the Arctic Sunrise. Meet Wendy, the ship's cook, as she describes her work and the ship's mission of helping protect our planet's oceans.

Frisbee - Karlsruher Weihnachtsturnier

Level Intermediate

Germany

Yabla's star reporter Diane takes us on a tour of the team sport Ultimate Frisbee at the Karlsruhe Christmas Cup. If you are up for starting the day with frisbee and a cold beer, then you have...

Monsters of Liedermaching - Wir warten

Level Intermediate

Germany

The band Monsters of Liedermaching perform in Leipzig and tell us what we can expect out of life. What are you waiting for? Watch it for yourself!

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