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They Might Be Giants - Alphabet of Nations

Level Newbie

USA

The band They Might Be Giants constructed a song with lyrics consisting just of the names of countries, so this is a great chance to...

Corneille - Comme un fils

Level Newbie

Canada

After finding early success in his native Rwanda in ’93, Corneille was forced to flee his country. “Comme un fils” (“Like a Son”) is...

Schools and Organisations - Yabla in the Classroom

Level Beginner

USA

High school students in Connecticut describe their experiences using YABLA to learn Spanish. Includes as background music the Argentinian band Los Enanitos Verdes singing their song “Cuanto...

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.

Frank Zander - Hier kommt Kurt

Level Intermediate

Germany

The Berlin musician Frank Zander is known for his raspy voice and his black humor. Better watch out because: “Hier kommt Kurt” [Here...

Ultimate Frisbee - Oli erklärt das Spiel

Level Intermediate

Germany

Oli from the Karlsruhe Gummi Bears explains the fast paced game of

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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

    Click the slow button at any time to slow down the audio.

  • Dictionaries

    Click any word to see a definition, and save to your flashcard list.

  • Control the Playback

    Navigate the video phrase by phrase. It always rewinds to the right spot.

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    We have a wide variety of programming to keep you coming back for more.

Just $ 12.95 USD per month

Unlimited access to our growing library of 1550+ videos for less than the cost of a 15 minute lesson.