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18th Century Economic Development

A man talks about the history of 18th-century economic development.

B2 - Advanced
11 Min 50 Sec
Very Slow

Jennifer tells a story about a close encounter with a crocodile in Tanzania.

B2 - Advanced
2 Min 38 Sec
Fast

The speaker compares two works written by two different authors on the subject of children of the ninetee...

B2 - Advanced
8 Min 23 Sec
Medium

A student doing a Master's Degree in Developmental Practices talks about how studying emergencies and hum...

B1 - Intermediate
0 Min 54 Sec
Medium
A Family Restaurant

Colleen talks about her part-time job working in a restaurant called Chuck E. Cheese's.

A2 - Easy
0 Min 37 Sec
Slow

A French woman describes her experience learning and speaking English.

B1 - Intermediate
5 Min 27 Sec
Medium

Scott talks about how Australian aborigines have changed the rules of soccer to fit in with their culture...

B1 - Intermediate
3 Min 28 Sec
Medium

A woman talks about some property she owned in the mountains of California.

B1 - Intermediate
2 Min 33 Sec
Medium
A Journey from Hell

The speaker tells about an eventful, and very stressful, journey from Kiev to the United States.

B2 - Advanced
4 Min 2 Sec
Fast
A Long Drive Home

Ebony describes a scary experience she had when driving through a storm early one morning.

B2 - Advanced
5 Min 2 Sec
Fast

A Japanese woman talks about how she was treated as a young girl and how her mother reacted to her succes...

B1 - Intermediate
5 Min 15 Sec
Very Slow

A man talks about himself and a concert he recently attended.

B1 - Intermediate
3 Min 17 Sec
Medium
A New Job

The speaker got a new job entering data into computers.

B2 - Advanced
0 Min 59 Sec
Medium
A New Sister

A young woman talks about recently discovering that she has a half-sister.

B1 - Intermediate
2 Min 6 Sec
Medium
A Political Prisoner

The speaker talks about her work for an organization called Amnesty International.

B1 - Intermediate
1 Min 15 Sec
Medium
A Run Around London

The speaker talks about going on a run in London.

B1 - Intermediate
0 Min 47 Sec
Medium
A Self-Introduction

A man introduces himself and talks about the people sharing his house.

A2 - Easy
1 Min 38 Sec
Medium

A man shares a brief history of West Africa and the changes brought by European traders three to four hun...

B2 - Advanced
3 Min 0 Sec
Slow
A Son for the Devil

A woman tells a tale about a fiddler, his son, and the devil.

B1 - Intermediate
6 Min 35 Sec
Medium
A Special Vacation

Stephanie talks about taking a vacation to Ecuador, where she married her boyfriend.

A2 - Easy
1 Min 55 Sec
Slow