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Pinyin - Zhi and Ji

Level Newbie

China

There are some confusing Chinese words which are difficult for language learners to distinguish. Watch and find out how to pronounce "Zhi" and "Ji."

The British Monarchy - Unite for wildlife

Level Intermediate

United Kingdom

The Prince of Wales and The Duke of Cambridge talk about the unprecedented levels of killing of endangered species like elephants, which are killed at a rate of 100 per day. They also highlight...

Monsters of Liedermaching - Interview

Level Intermediate

Germany

Metallica? Ozzy? Who needs the Monsters of Rock when we have the Monsters of Liedermaching! This band’s songs are both smart...

Malerei - Katharina Kuczinski

Level Intermediate

Germany

The painter Katharina Kuczinski discusses how different viewers interpret her paintings differently.

Culcha Candela - Eiskalt

Level Intermediate

Germany

The official video for the song “Eiskalt” [Ice cold] by Culcha Candela. Culcha Candela is nominated for the

CHoE Rocker - Berliner oder Pfannkuchen? Was nu...

Level Adv-Intermediate

Germany

Is that a ‘Berliner’? And is it okay to eat it? The classic debate over the correct name of this pastry plays no small part in this funny video by

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Why Yabla?

  • Authentic Chinese

    Our videos are 100% native speakers, speaking in real Chinese.

  • Subtitles

    All videos are subtitled and translated. Captions make it easy to follow along if you get lost.

  • Slow Play

    Click the slow button at any time to slow down the audio.

  • Dictionaries

    Click any word to see a definition, and save to your flashcard list.

  • Control the Playback

    Navigate the video phrase by phrase. It always rewinds to the right spot.

  • Entertaining Content

    We have a wide variety of programming to keep you coming back for more.

Just $ 12.95 USD per month

Unlimited access to our growing library of 1550+ videos for less than the cost of a 15 minute lesson.