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.
Why are prices going up?
We discuss inflation and economics and teach related vocabulary.
English for dating online
We discuss language that gets used for dating online and new language that is emerging.
Man vs beast: Who is more efficient?
We discuss the advantages of the design of the human body, and teach you vocabulary too.
Are you following your dreams?
Hear about two people who dared to follow their dreams and are happy to have done so.
Do emojis make language better?
Are emojis turning us into lazy writers?
Being a beauty influencer
Hear about women who are using social media to change attitudes to beauty