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Build your English vocabulary in six minutes.
Every Monday join two of our presenters and hear about different ways to develop your vocabulary knowledge and skills.

6 Minute Vocabulary BBC

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    • 4.3 • 361 Ratings

Build your English vocabulary in six minutes.
Every Monday join two of our presenters and hear about different ways to develop your vocabulary knowledge and skills.

    Irregular verbs

    Irregular verbs

    Choose, chose, chosen... We talk about verbs that don't follow the -ed pattern.

    • 6 min
    Reporting verbs

    Reporting verbs

    Learn about verbs that we use when we talk about what someone else has said.

    • 6 min
    False friends

    False friends

    Embarrassed - or pregnant? Words you think you know but mean something else in English.

    • 6 min
    Words with 'ough'

    Words with 'ough'

    Cough, thought, enough, although: Learn how to pronounce words with 'ough'.

    • 6 min
    Easily confused words

    Easily confused words

    Boring or bored? Learn about words that look similar but have very different meaning.

    • 6 min
    Suffixes: -less and -free

    Suffixes: -less and -free

    Is this a smoke-free or a smokeless workplace? Learn the difference!

    • 6 min

Customer Reviews

4.3 out of 5
361 Ratings

361 Ratings

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BBC

Very helpful

souravtechie ,

Much needed exercise

Well I must say this podcast is really helpful for exercising our brain to enhance our vocabulary skills. We usually miss out certain things when we speak and this podcast is going to help us rectify those. If you haven’t yet listened to it, you probably should now!

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