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Nini and Tim - 2 - His First Date

Level Newbie

China

On their first date, Tim asks Nini about her family background and life.

Sylia - Il Mio Canto Libero

Level Beginner

Italy

Noemi Bossolo, known professionally as Sylia, sings the song that Lucio Battisti made famous. The lyrics to the song were written by Mogol, a...

The Apartment - Maggie's visit

Level Beginner

USA

Julia and Rachael are young American women living in Berlin. Maggie, a friend of theirs from the United States, is coming for a visit. They are pretty excited about Maggie's arrival.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 1

Level Intermediate

Colombia

Toda la vida ("All My Life") is the soundtrack which opens the Colombian version of the American hit series "The Wonder Years." The song is a cover of a hit Italian song,Tutta La...

Culcha Candela - Votet für Culcha

Level Intermediate

Germany

The two Berliners Paul and Kalle call on everybody to vote for Culcha Candela because the Comet 2010 Awards are just around the corner....

Why Arctic sea ice - melting matters

Level Intermediate

United Kingdom

Arctic sea ice is a key component of our global climate system. Scientists have observed that our polar ice is melting at an alarming rate. Dire consequences may ensue for man, beast and our...

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