Easy English 200 – Speaking and Listening – Introduction

[audio:talking1.mp3] Download audio file (talking1.mp3) at National Library Scotland This is a different type of lesson. There is no transcript. Listen carefully. Answer the questions. Answer the questions aloud. If you don’t understand the first time, listen again and again until it becomes easy and natural. Listen until you can […] Read more »

Bilingual – English and Chinese – 4

[audio:chinese4.mp3] Download audio file (chinese4.mp3) Use this post to learn English and Mandarin at the same time. I am forty-six. I am forty-six too. I don’t believe you. How old are you? How old are you really? I am forty-six. No! Yes! When were you born? I was born in […] Read more »

Himalayan Hike – 1 – Hiring a Guide

[audio:Himalayan Hike1.mp3] Download audio file (Himalayan Hike1.mp3) at irp Mark and Axel from Australia teamed up with Luis from Spain and Alex from France to hike to Malana in Himachal Pradesh. Gilles helped them negotiate the price and conditions of a guide over the mountain pass. Gilles: You must be […] Read more »

WH Questions or Information Questions

We use WH words to ask WH questions. WH words are: How? For example “How tall was he?” Click the link to listen to the conversation. Find the question and the answer. Here is another one. “How is your tea?” Click the link to hear the conversation. Find the question […] Read more »

Bilingual – English and Thai – 1

[audio:thai1.mp3] Download audio file (thai1.mp3) When Hiromi went to Thailand, she learned a few Thai phrases. She used this podcast to learn English and to learn Thai at the same time. You can do the same thing. Hello. (Thai) What is your name? (Thai) How are you? (Thai) Can you […] Read more »