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Fußballverein Hochstetten - Wir lagen vor Madagaskar

Level Beginner

Germany

The Hochstetten football club sings the German folk song "Wir lagen vor Madagaskar" about a doomed group of sailors.

German Intro - Jenny

Level Intermediate

Germany

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

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...

Venezuela - La tradición de los quince años

Level Intermediate

Venezuela

As the fifteenth birthday of young girls in Venezuela and most other Latin American countries marks a special rite of passage into womanhood, it is traditional for the family to throw them a big...

Garbage Warrior - pre-Screener

Level Adv-Intermediate

United Kingdom

A greeting by Michael Reynolds, Earthship Biotecture and THE Garbage Warrior. See more at garbagewarrior.com – and order the DVD.

Anna e Marika - Trattoria Al Biondo Tevere

Level Adv-Intermediate

Italy

Marika and Anna take us to a famous restaurant on the banks of the Tiber River in Rome. Tune in to discover what's so special about it. (It has to do with movies and movie stars.) And... maybe...

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