06 décembre 2016

Never too late - A1

It is never too late to learn English. As long as you have good reasons and motivation to do so, you cannot but succeed. This story of an elderly deciding to learn the language is a good example of it. The video is in fact an advert for a very popular Polish online auction site, a sort of eBay. By the way, our learner made one single mistake. Can you spot it?  
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28 octobre 2016

No more hair on air with Ricky Gervais and Jimmy Fallon - B2

If you have never heard about Ricky Gervais, here is a good opportunity to enter the funny world of this multi-talented British man. Last week, Ricky was the guest of Jimmy Fallon's late show on NBC and he gave us a moment of laughs on his coming baldness. We encourage you to use this moment to improve your English comprehension.To extend this hilarious moment, you can also look at an older video with Ricky Gervais. At that time, the younger comedian was mocking his friend’s baldness. Justice prevailed! To learn more on Ricky... [Lire la suite]
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12 août 2016

Sharpen your comprehension skills through your favourite songs - B1

If English comprehension is one of your weaknesses and if you are bored with singing meaningless lyrics of your favourite hits, take a minute and click on the following link. Learn Languages with Music Videos, Lyrics and Karaoke!Enjoy learning languages for free playing with the music videos and filling in the lyrics of your favorite songs: English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Dutch, Turkish and more.http://lyricstraining.com This website allows you to play a video clip and to recognise words in the... [Lire la suite]
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09 août 2016

English comprehension with an asshole - B1

What would you imagine if we talked about the world’s biggest asshole? Maybe you would think of a colleague in your office, of your stepmother or of the noisy neighbours who won’t let you sleep at night. In a new campaign for Donate Life, the ultimate jerk is Coleman Sweeney. Discover his life and why he is described as such. To do so, you will perhaps need the vocabulary below. But before looking at it, try to understand the content from the context and images. to owe (here in the past tense, owed): to have to pay somebody for... [Lire la suite]
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