This podcast is designed to give English students extra practice by discussing events, history, culture and language.
Sports - past, present and future!
Listen carefully to learn more about the history of sport and some lesser known facts. Make your own predictions about the way sports might change in the future.Attributions: astronaut breathing, count of three, crowd boo and heckles and bird poop...
All about Asia - Singapore!
Singapore is an amazing place. Practise your English by listening to facts, tips and cultural information about this unique city state which hosts Vivaling`s head office. Attributions metal gong - soundbible.com Chinese gong - Daniel Simon. flushing...
Never give up!
There are many things that make learning a language difficult. Take inspiration from stories of persistance and follow 3 tips to improve your resistance and reach your goals!Audio attribution - sad trombone by Joe Lamb, barking labrador by Daniel...
Slang - and how to use it
Slang is informal language - it changes all the time. Learn some interesting slang words and also some notes of caution about how (and how not) to use them. attributions TV static - Mike Koenig soundbible.comTraffic jam - Yo mama soundbible.com
All about South Africa
Learn some facts about this amazing country where many Vivaling English coaches come from. Listen to recommendations for cool places to visit in South Africa and about curious expressions used in South African English.
Yes, please. No, thank you. How to be polite in English.
Being polite shows respect for others and makes people happy. But how polite should we be? What language should we use to be polite? Learn how to be polite in English with 5 handy tips.