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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."

Nature Preservation - Sharkwater Trailer

Level Beginner

USA

The trailer for this documentation shows the mistreatment of sharks by humans. We are reminded that sharks also form a part of nature and as such play an important role and need to be

Culcha Candela - zieht Bilanz

Level Intermediate

Germany

Culcha Candela has a new album, which includes all of the old and new hits. "The Best" is the name of the just-released "best of" album. The Berlin band Culcha Candela has existed for almost...

Greentraveller - The Mendip Hills, Somerset

Level Intermediate

United Kingdom

This is a travel video exploring a part of Somerset, a county in southwest England. It's an ideal vacation spot for people interested in walking, cycling, and eating the delicious local cheese...

Yabla Ad - Sarah - 30 seconds

Level Adv-Intermediate

Germany

Sarah explains a few of the benefits of learning a language with Yabla.

Business English - Difficulties with coworkers and contracts

Level Adv-Intermediate

United Kingdom

Now that Julia fixed the problem with the client caused by her coworker’s mistake, she has the tough job of explaining to her boss what happened. Julia is smart enough to walk the fine line...

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