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Pinyin - Chi and Qi

Level Newbie

China

There are some confusing Chinese words which are difficult for language learners to distinguish. Watch and find out how to pronounce "Chi" and "Qi."

Jessica and Liz - in a Restaurant

Level Beginner

United Kingdom

Jessica and Liz demonstrate how to order food at a restaurant. Enjoy!

Radici nel Cemento - Alla Rovescia

Level Intermediate

Italy

The Radici nel Cemento [Roots in Concrete] are an Italian reggae group from Fiumicino (Rome), who appeared on the Italian reggae...

Monsters of Liedermaching - Atomfreies Kraftwerk

Level Intermediate

Germany

The German band Monsters of Liedermaching sing the song "Nuclear-free Power Plant" — a serious topic performed with perfect charm!

The Voice of China - Huayin Laoqiang Opera - Tan Weiwei

Level Intermediate

China

On The Voice of China, Tan Weiwei performs a song she composed with a Laoqiang music group from Huayin.

Watt’s In - Stromae : Papaoutai Interview Exclu

Level Adv-Intermediate

Belgium

Singer-songwriter Stromae walks us through his personal creative process and the many choices he has to make to create his beautiful songs, such as the one you will hear in the background called...

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