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Caralie and Annie - Get to know each other

Level Beginner

USA

Caralie is at Annie’s apartment and they are chatting. They don’t know each other very well so they are curious about what the other person is like.

Ti racconto una fiaba - Il Principe Ranocchio

Level Beginner

Italy

"The Frog Prince" is a famous fairy tale—nothing new! But what an opportunity to learn and practice the passato remoto! In everyday conversations this tense is rare in much of Italy,...

Wild Dolphin Foundation - Wild Dolphins, Waianae, 5/04

Level Intermediate

United Kingdom

Wild dolphins playing with a plastic bag and a camerawoman. A video by the Wild Dolphin Foundation.

The History and Future of Everything - Time

Level Intermediate

USA

Did you know that the T-Rex dinosaur is closer to us in time than to its distant ancestor, the Stegosaurus? Watch this amazing video for the fastest history of the universe ever told!
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Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 1

Level Intermediate

Colombia

Los Años Maravillos incorporates genuine archival news footage, giving us a sense of what it was like to live in Colombia in the mid 1980s. In this segment, we see reports regarding the...

Voyage en France - Montmorency

Level Intermediate

France

Daniel takes us to Montmorency, a historic town in the Paris region that dates all the way back to the ninth century. Among many other attractions, the town features a public garden dedicated to...

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