Improve your English vocabulary and speaking with this ‘all about language’ 6 Minute English compilation from BBC Learning English! One hour of listening practice to help improve your English listening and learn LOTS of new vocabulary! There are 11 episodes and each contains authentic listening practice, funquiz questions, analysis of new vocabulary and looks at how to use these words in real-life contexts!
✔️ 00:00 How do you learn to speak a language?
✔️ 06:14 Why do we text instead of talking?
✔️ 12:18 Does your name start with the wrong letter?
✔️ 18:20 The decline of the apostrophe
✔️ 24:25 Cultural differences and body language
✔️ 30:17 For the love of foreign languages
✔️ 36:35 How to talk about conspiracy theories
✔️42:40 Using ‘x’ for kisses
✔️ 48:45 Debating veganism: how to change someone’s opinion
✔️ 54:55 The history of ‘hello’
✔️ 1:01:00 Why is it called ‘mother tongue’?