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Meaning of Happiness - Short Film

Level Beginner

China

Three people discuss the the meaning of happiness. For some it's living a good life and flourishing; for others it's the little things.

Assigning Videos - to the Students

Level Beginner

USA

In this video teachers learn how they can create assignments for their students and how they can review their student’s progress.

Chinese New Year - An Explanation of this Annual Celebration

Level Intermediate

China

How do the Chinese celebrate Chinese New Year? What are the special customs that one must learn? Let Mengjiao go through them with you!

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...

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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