6 Minute English
By BBC World Service
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Learn and practise useful English language for everyday situations with the BBC. Your weekly instruction manual for saying or doing something in English is published every Friday. Each programme is six minutes long and contains examples and explanations to help you improve your knowledge of the English language across a wide range of topics.
||6min: The story behind coffee: 16 Apr 15||Coffee is now the most popular drink in the world. But what about the economics and politics of coffee production? It's as complicated as getting the right flavour in your cup....||16 4 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||6min: The sun: 09 Apr 15||Rob and Neil put on their sunglasses to find out more about this special star and teach some related vocabulary. We promise you won’t be blinded with science!...||9 4 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||6min: The three-parent baby: 02 Apr 15||The UK has become the first country to approve legislation allowing the creation of babies with genetic material from three people. Listen to Neil and Harry's conversation and learn some related vocabulary....||2 4 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||6min: A threat to London's artwork?: 26 Mar 15||The National Gallery in London has banned selfie sticks. This ban follows other galleries around the world, including the Smithsonian in Washington. Neil and Harry discuss the reasons why selfie sticks are not wanted....||26 3 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
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