English for Beginners

at National Media Museum This page has Easy English phrases for beginners.   Does your mother want to learn English? Help her. Download these audio files for her.   Does your grandfather want to learn English? Help him. Download these audio files for him.       Easy English 1 […] Read more »

Easy English – Help Your Friends and Family

at National Media Museum This page has Easy English phrases for beginners.   Does your mother want to learn English? Help her. Download these audio files for her.   Does your grandfather want to learn English? Help him. Download these audio files for him.       Easy English 1 […] Read more »

Actually I was Born in Hawaii

Have you ever met a Mormon? Did you know they are very efficient language learners? Listen to Mark speak with a Mormon on a mission in Cambodia. Read more »

I am a Japanese Korean

Misun is a Japanese Korean from Osaka. Her parents were both born in Japan, too. She cannot get a Japanese passport, but instead has a Korean one. Mark interviews her in this recording. Read more »

Chinese Revolution

Did you know that the main protagonists of the Chinese revolution, Mao Zedong and Chiang Kai-Shek, were related? Find out how in this conversation between an American and an Australian. Read more »

People and Places – Miriam 1 – Where are you from?

[audio:miria1.mp3] Download audio file (miria1.mp3) at Aktiv Phil Mark: Where are you from Miriam? Miriam: I am from the Philippines. I was born in Manila, actually. Mark: Right. Miriam: … in 1961 Mark: Your parents are from Manila also? Miriam: No, my mother and father, actually; they come from two […] Read more »