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Lydia erklärt - die Uhrzeit

Level Newbie

Germany

Lydia explains patiently and slowly how to tell the time in German. Have fun!

Bibione - Torneo del frisbee

Level Beginner

Italy

Aline talks to us from the beach at Bibione, a town near Venice. She's playing in an ultimate Frisbee tournament, which she also helped organize.

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 Human Body - The Head

Level Beginner

China

Lydia teaches us how to talk about body parts in Chinese, about the head and face in particular.

Garbage Warrior - pre-Screener

Level Adv-Intermediate

United Kingdom

A greeting by Michael Reynolds, Earthship Biotecture and THE Garbage Warrior. See more at garbagewarrior.com – and order the DVD.

Die Superbullen - DJ Jey Interview

Level Adv-Intermediate

Germany

DJ Jey is at the premiere of German comedy Die Superbullen [The Supercops], a movie...

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