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Displaying 20 passages out of 550

A woman talks about her daily schedule.

B1 - Intermediate
1 Min 59 Sec
Medium

A woman talks about her dog, Sable, and her blind cat.

B1 - Intermediate
1 Min 31 Sec
Slow

A woman talks about her research work.

C1 - Expert
6 Min 5 Sec
Slow

A woman talks about singing in choirs.

B1 - Intermediate
2 Min 12 Sec
Medium

A young woman talks about a marching band in high school.

B2 - Advanced
1 Min 6 Sec
Fast
Jose's Interests

The speaker, a graduate student in political science, describes his main area of research interest.

C2 - Master
5 Min 24 Sec
Very Slow

The speaker tells about an experience with a friend.

B1 - Intermediate
1 Min 15 Sec
Fast

Kay introduces herself and makes some jokes about her memory.

A2 - Easy
1 Min 48 Sec
Slow

The speaker describes the impact of war in Southeast Asia.

B2 - Advanced
5 Min 1 Sec
Fast

The speaker recalls an event which illustrates the language barrier he has encountered coming to Great Br...

B1 - Intermediate
1 Min 29 Sec
Fast

The speaker talks about his experience learning Spanish and offers a critique of the teaching method he e...

B2 - Advanced
2 Min 55 Sec
Fast

Gofam explains how he learned English and how he became a professional interpreter.

B1 - Intermediate
3 Min 2 Sec
Slow

A woman talks about when she first learned to drive a car.

B1 - Intermediate
1 Min 19 Sec
Fast

A Chinese graduate student talks about her experience living and studying in the U.S.

B2 - Advanced
2 Min 36 Sec
Slow

A woman talks about the cotton farm in Mississippi where she was brought up as a child; she describes the...

A2 - Easy
3 Min 33 Sec
Slow

Ebony tells an unusual variation of the story of Little Red Riding Hood.

B2 - Advanced
5 Min 29 Sec
Medium

Scott tells a famous fairytale about a little girl who travels through the forest to visit her grandmothe...

B1 - Intermediate
3 Min 49 Sec
Medium

The speaker discusses raising livestock, such as cattle or camels, in the dry land areas of Africa.

C1 - Expert
8 Min 38 Sec
Medium

A French woman talks about her experience living and studying in Great Britain.

B1 - Intermediate
3 Min 53 Sec
Slow

A woman describes the island of Jersey.

B1 - Intermediate
3 Min 15 Sec
Medium