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Conversaciones en el parque - Cap. 1: No tengo mi teléfono.

Level Newbie

Mexico

A young woman who can't find her phone sits on a park bench to rifle through her purse. As she explores its contents, a nice guy sitting next to her tries to help her find the device.

English with Annette O'Neil - Colloquial Contractions

Level Newbie

USA

Annette explains what colloquial contractions are, and shows us three popular ones: "kinda," "wanna," and "gonna." She tells us where these words come from and how they're used in context.

Monsters of Liedermaching - Schnauze

Level Intermediate

Germany

The band Monsters of Liedermaching consider the various time-wasting realities of life.

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...

Jack Johnson - Love your Coast

Level Intermediate

USA

Interview by Sustainable Coastlines for Love your Coast: a collaborative ongoing project aimed at protecting and regenerating coastlines. Footage taken in Hawaii by Jack Johnson and his team in...

Sebastian Vettel - Weltmeisterparty

Level Adv-Intermediate

Germany

In this second part of the report about Sebastian Vettel’s return to his hometown Heppenheim after the formula one victory in Abu...

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