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Learn and practise useful English language for everyday situations with the BBC. A weekly instruction manual for saying or doing something in English is published every Thursday.

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    • Education
    • 3.8 • 8 Ratings

Learn and practise useful English language for everyday situations with the BBC. A weekly instruction manual for saying or doing something in English is published every Thursday.

    Can AI have a mind of its own?

    Can AI have a mind of its own?

    Hear about the software engineer who became 'friends' with his computer.

    • 6 min
    Climate change: Are there too many people?

    Climate change: Are there too many people?

    Does the size of your carbon footprint depend on where in the world you were born?

    • 6 min
    The hidden life of buffets

    The hidden life of buffets

    We discuss buffet meals and the history behind them and teach related vocabulary.

    • 6 min
    Songwriting

    Songwriting

    We discuss the art of songwriting – combining lyrics and music to make a hit song.

    • 6 min
    United against food waste

    United against food waste

    According to the UN, one third of the food we grow is thrown away. How can we stop this?

    • 6 min
    3D printers

    3D printers

    We look at the role of 3D printers in medicine, and teach you some related vocabulary.

    • 6 min

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