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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.

6 Minute English BBC

    • Education
    • 4.5 • 851 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.

    Preparing for the Beijing Winter Olympics

    Preparing for the Beijing Winter Olympics

    Artificial snow, coronavirus and controversy surround the Beijing Games starting soon.

    • 6 min
    Are personalised diets the best way to be healthy?

    Are personalised diets the best way to be healthy?

    We discuss how microbes matter when it comes to food, and teach some related vocabulary.

    • 6 min
    Inventing languages

    Inventing languages

    Learn about how languages get invented

    • 6 min
    Welcome to the 'metaverse'

    Welcome to the 'metaverse'

    We discuss how things like the metaverse and AI might influence how we live.

    • 6 min
    Do trees have memories?

    Do trees have memories?

    We discuss whether plants can 'remember' stressful situations, such as droughts or pests.

    • 6 min
    Algorithms

    Algorithms

    We talk about the maths formulas that are increasingly part of our lives.

    • 6 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
851 Ratings

851 Ratings

Hadi Yazdanian ,

6 Minute English Podcasts (BBC Podcasts)

I enjoy of listening to these podacasts they're very good for learning English.
You can improve your listening and your vocabulary.
And the 2 important benifits are having clean lyrics and short audios.
So everyone can listen to it and not taking your time much.

Azizeh ai ,

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Love this podcast!!

I enjoy listening to this podcast every single day while I’m driving to work. Various topics and very interesting. Also, really helpful for learning English.

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