Watch YouTube videos and improve your English at the same time. There are exercises, transcripts and worksheets to help you understand.

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picture from A Brief History of Writing

We do it every day, on paper, on our phones and on computers. But, what do you know about the history of writing? Watch this clip to find out more.


Do you have any special family recipes? Watch this video about a Scottish teenager who has created an international business from his Gran's jam recipe.

We have our own YouTubers! They talk about everything and anything and we add subtitles and transcripts to help you improve your English as you watch. Post a comment to join in the discussion.

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Take a tour around London with our YouTuber, Sophia!


Asha shares ten things that always make her smile, no matter what! What makes you smile?

Play games, have fun and improve your English vocabulary at the same time.

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Are you a football fan? Try this game to see how many football words you know in English. Can you beat the goalkeeper? Good luck!


How many words can you Sushi Spell in two minutes? Take the sushi from the moving belt to spell as many words as you can. 

Write captions for the funny photos.

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It's another bizarre photo. Can you write a caption for it? 


What can you say about this very bizarre photo of a leafy office worker?! 

Guess what the photos are and write your answers below.

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This week's picture is something that is alive. Many people don't like them. Do you?


Look closely! Can you see what this week's picture is?

Read stories and articles for your level of English.

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OK, so Mo and Terry have fallen out. But should Mo tell a teacher about her friend's cheating?  


Wild animals in cities can cause lots of problems. From baboons to squirrels, you'll learn a lot more about the problems some cities face in this article.

Listen to our audio fiction series, The Survivor. The audio is at three different levels so you can choose the one that’s right for you.

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Agent Sanders is investigating a robbery. She needs to find the stolen money. This is the third episode of The Survivor.


Two months before the plane crash .... episode two of The Survivor starts in the FBI offices.

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