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Fußballverein Hochstetten - Blau und Weiß

Level Beginner

Germany

There are many local soccer clubs in Germany, and even smaller towns such as Hochstetten are well-organized with loyal fans. Here, a group sings their official song.

Fußballverein Hochstetten - Wir lassen uns das Singen nicht verbieten

Level Beginner

Germany

Football may have brought them together, but the members of this sports club have other talents too! In this video, they sing "Wir lassen uns das Singen nicht verbieten," a hit from schlager...

Meaning of Happiness - Short Film

Level Beginner

China

Three people discuss the the meaning of happiness. For some it's living a good life and flourishing; for others it's the little things.

Chinese Daily Life - Happy Chinese

Level Intermediate

China

Susan has taken the breakfast sign from a store. What do you think she will do with it?

Nature Preservation - The Gulf Stream & Climate Change

Level Intermediate

USA

Learn about the role of the sea in global warming. The global conveyer belt is part of the large-scale ocean circulation that is driven by differences in the density of the ocean waters. It...

Orishas - Entrevista Canal Plus

Level Adv-Intermediate

Cuba, Spain

The Cuban band Orishas went all the way from starving artists to well fed ambassadors of Latin Hip Hop. Let’s listen in as even Spaniards ask for some explanation of the Cuban slang and cultural...

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