Word on the Street

Do you want to improve your grammar and learn about the UK and its culture?

In this section, watch our Word on the Street video series for intermediate (CEFR level B1) or upper intermediate (CEFR level B2) learners. Watch clips with Ashlie and Stephen as they explore the UK, then watch teacher Rob explain the language they use.

You will improve your listening comprehension and develop your grammar and vocabulary. Each video has a transcript and interactive exercises to help you understand and use the language.

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07 Apr 2015

Weddings

What happens at a traditional Christian wedding in the UK? And what other types of wedding are there? Join Amandeep as she meets a young British couple on their wedding day.

16 Jan 2015

Live music

What's it like to be at one of Britain's many summer music festivals? Amandeep hangs around backstage with band British Sea Power, experiences festival life first-hand, and talks to festival goers about what it's like for them.

03 Jun 2013

Food in Britain

What do you think of as typical British food? Roast beef? Fish and chips? Tea and cakes? Or maybe there's more to British food than that? Check out this video to find out about what people in the UK are eating these days.

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