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Pinyin - Shu and Xu

Level Newbie

China

There are some confusing Chinese words which are difficult for language learners to distinguish. Watch and find out how to pronounce "Shu" and "Xu."

Promotional - Introduction

Level Beginner

USA

This video will introduce you to the Yabla Player and how to use it. It focuses on key features such as integrated dictionaries, slow play, navigation and the Yabla Game.

Lucas' Hobbys - Achterbahn und Bungee

Level Intermediate

Germany

Lucas Steier shares his love of extreme sports, with us. We see up close what it is like to test the largest roller coaster in Europe and jump from a bungee cord set up in the Swiss Versaska...

DIVA-Verleihung - Earth Award: die grüne Diva

Level Intermediate

Germany

At the 2009 German entertainment industry Diva Awards the Diva Earth Award or “green Diva” was awarded by the German cinematographer Michael Ballhaus. This prize was awarded for the first time...

Escuela Don Quijote - En el aula

Level Intermediate

Spain

A consejo is “a piece of advice” and the verb aconsejar is “to advise.” Here in the Don Quijote...

Dissolve inc. - Generic Brand Video

Level Intermediate

USA

Kendra Eash wrote a poem entitled “This Is a Generic Brand Video” and the folks at Dissolve then made a video from it. Ever get the feeling you've been ripped off? Welcome to Madison Avenue, and...

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    Our videos are 100% native speakers, speaking in real Chinese.

  • Subtitles

    All videos are subtitled and translated. Captions make it easy to follow along if you get lost.

  • Slow Play

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