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Debra's Family

Debra talks about her family.

A2 - Easy
1 Min 47 Sec
Medium

A student discusses his point of view on implementing democracy in societies where there are multiple eth...

B2 - Advanced
3 Min 14 Sec
Very Slow

The speaker discusses the phenomenon of desertification in the West African Sahel region.

C1 - Expert
7 Min 14 Sec
Medium
Diane's Housemates

Diane talks about sharing a house with roommates.

B1 - Intermediate
2 Min 11 Sec
Fast
Disney World

A young student talks about a trip to Disney World.

B1 - Intermediate
1 Min 52 Sec
Medium

A young woman talks about the people of California.

B1 - Intermediate
1 Min 19 Sec
Medium
DNA Engineering

The lecturer describes the main discoveries that have led to modern day genetic engineering.

C2 - Master
5 Min 19 Sec
Medium

The speaker describes a side trip to see dolphins in the Mekong river.

B2 - Advanced
2 Min 6 Sec
Fast
Donald Angus MacLean

A woman tells a story about Donald Angus MacLean and his illicit whiskey.

B1 - Intermediate
5 Min 34 Sec
Slow

A young Indian man describes Dostoevski's book "Crime and Punishment" and compares it to other well-known...

B2 - Advanced
2 Min 20 Sec
Slow
Dyslexia

A young man talks about a condition he has called dyslexia.

B1 - Intermediate
6 Min 10 Sec
Medium
Earless Hooichi

This is a story about a young singer and storyteller who tells his stories to some unusual people.

A2 - Easy
8 Min 24 Sec
Very Slow
Easter Bunnies

Scott talks about Easter and some American customs, relating an amusing incident that took place one East...

B1 - Intermediate
3 Min 16 Sec
Medium
Easter Island

A woman talks about the inhabitants of Easter Island in the Pacific Ocean.

B2 - Advanced
3 Min 51 Sec
Fast

Ebony, a young college student, provides a rather long, rambling self-introduction.

B1 - Intermediate
5 Min 43 Sec
Medium
Ebony's First Love

Ebony talks about her first teenage love and how it ended suddenly.

B2 - Advanced
3 Min 59 Sec
Fast

Ebony talks about the things she likes and the things she doesn't like.

A2 - Easy
1 Min 10 Sec
Slow

Ebony talks about her school career and how much she loved school.

B1 - Intermediate
3 Min 32 Sec
Fast

A Ukrainian man discusses the economic problems of the Soviet Union (U.S.S.R.) and how they have affected...

B2 - Advanced
3 Min 48 Sec
Medium
Elder Hostel

Selma talks about herself and her family and explains elder hostels.

A2 - Easy
1 Min 25 Sec
Slow