Posted by katy | 31 August 2016

In this video from Shell, Zhang Kaixi talks about her experiences at an event for engineering students to discuss energy solutions. She also explains why she wants to work in...

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Posted by katy | 30 August 2016

Carlo Rovelli talks about his book, Seven Brief Lessons on Physics, in this video from Penguin Books. The vocabulary focus is on nouns connected to big ideas, e.g. experience, knowledge,...

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Posted by katy | 30 August 2016

Doris Salcedo talks about the history of Bogota in Colombia in this video from the Guardian and the Tate. She explains how her art helps people to think about the...

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Posted by katy | 30 August 2016

Ama Boateng talks to a volunteer teacher in Ghana in this video from Al Jazeera. The vocabulary focus is phrases connected to news reports, e.g. Critics say…, The worry is…,...

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Posted by katy | 30 August 2016

South Sudanese athletes talk about preparing for the Olympics and escaping the war in their country in this video from the BBC. They talk about what it means to represent...

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Posted by katy | 30 August 2016

In this video from the BBC, swimmer Yusra Mardini talks about joining Team Refugee and escaping the war in Syria. The vocabulary focus is language for describing something important to...

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Posted by katy | 30 August 2016

In this video from Game Reactor TV, Nadya Zhuk talks about a computer game called Goliath with robots made out of scrap materials. She explains how the game works during...

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Posted by katy | 30 August 2016

Category: Fashion Level: Elementary Type of International English: French In this lesson, we learn about winter clothes in Paris – the fashion capital of the world! Caroline de Maigret is...

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Posted by katy | 30 August 2016

Category: Sports Level: Elementary Type of International English: South Korean (and Norwegian) In this lesson, we learn about the Olympic Village in Lillehammer, in Norway. We meet Yuna Kim, an...

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Posted by katy | 30 August 2016

Moiz talks about life as a software engineer in this video from Texas Instruments . He explains what he does and why he likes his job. The vocabulary focus is...

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