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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."

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...

Lionel - Strasbourg

Level Beginner

France

Lionel gives us a tour of Strasbourg, the largest city in France's northeast region. He shows us its beautiful canals, bridges, half-timbered houses, and squares, as well as its famous...

Wild Dolphin Foundation - Wild Dolphins, Waianae, 5/04

Level Intermediate

United Kingdom

Wild dolphins playing with a plastic bag and a camerawoman. A video by the Wild Dolphin Foundation.

Marisa en Madrid - Monumentos de Madrid

Level Adv-Intermediate

Spain

Marisa gives us a tour of Madrid, Spain's most historic and touristic monuments.

Stuntman Marko König - Auf der Karlsburg

Level Adv-Intermediate

Germany

Reporter Denise met with stuntman Marko König in Durlach and asked him about his work empowering teenagers, while she herself is shown to put mind over matter. A video by

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Why Yabla?

  • Authentic Chinese

    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.

  • Entertaining Content

    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.