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In Chinese - Festival Food

Level Newbie

China

To celebrate the Mid-Autumn festival, people eat moon cakes. How do you say it in Chinese?

Spanish INTRO - Karola

Level Beginner

Spain

What in the world is Yabla? Karola explains it to you, and all in in under two and a half minutes! Don’t worry if you don’t speak Spanish, it’s all subtitled and captioned, with plenty of...

Lydia Explains - Weekdays, Seasons and Months

Level Beginner

China

Lydia teaches us the weekdays, the seasons and the months in Chinese.

Business English - Difficulties with coworkers and contracts

Level Intermediate

United Kingdom

Julia has now been promoted to lead a new markets campaign team, but with promotion comes new responsibilities. Unfortunately, one of her team members has made a mistake which could cost the...

Charles Moore - Sailing the Great Pacific Garbage Patch

Level Intermediate

United Kingdom

Capt. Charles Moore of the Algalita Marine Research Foundation was the first to discover the Great Pacific Garbage Patch -- an endless floating mass of plastic trash and debris. In this...

Business English - Difficulties with coworkers and contracts

Level Intermediate

United Kingdom

Julia has now been promoted to lead a new markets campaign team, but with promotion comes new responsibilities. Unfortunately, one of her team members has made a mistake which could cost the...

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  • Subtitles

    All videos are subtitled and translated. Captions make it easy to follow along if you get lost.

  • Slow Play

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

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