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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."

George Clooney - Nespresso. What else?

Level Intermediate

USA

Do you enjoy "double entendre"? If so, then take a look at this coffee commercial with George Clooney.

Manon et Clémentine - French INTRO

Level Intermediate

France

Are you a first time Yabla user? Manon and Clementine will walk you through the program and show you how easy it is to use.

Frisbee - Karlsruher Weihnachtsturnier

Level Intermediate

Germany

Yabla's star reporter Diane takes us on a tour of the team sport Ultimate Frisbee at the Karlsruhe Christmas Cup. If you are up for starting the day with frisbee and a cold beer, then you have...

Frank Zander - Hier kommt Kurt

Level Intermediate

Germany

The Berlin musician Frank Zander is known for his raspy voice and his black humor. Better watch out because: “Hier kommt Kurt” [Here...

El campeón de windsurf - Gollito en Adícora

Level Intermediate

Venezuela

Meet world champion windsurfer, Gollito Estredo, in Adicora, Falcon, Venezuela, who tells us about his experiences practicing his sport throughout the world.

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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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