Listening

Podacasts in English!

posted Apr 22, 2017, 12:11 PM by SPU-ELC English Language Centre

The following website is a very good website. You can listen to a large number of podcasts in English and learn a lot about language and culture. 

Ethical Shopping

posted Apr 22, 2017, 12:09 PM by SPU-ELC English Language Centre

Are you after value for money when you're shopping for fashion; or fashion that's made with values? 
Click here and learn a lot of new vocabulary about shopping! 

What word would best describe 2016?

posted Dec 23, 2016, 11:44 PM by SPU-ELC English Language Centre

"Perhaps we should try, before the year's out", writes Howard Jacobson, " to agree on the International Word of 2016 - the word that most describes where we've been these last 12 months". Why don't you write your description of the year down and listen to how some other people describe the year 2016!
Click here to listen to some other descriptions

A beach

posted Dec 17, 2016, 5:11 AM by SPU-ELC English Language Centre


Imagine a beach: a quiet place, with only the noise of the sea and the gulls in the background. It’s a hot day. There is just the sea, the sun, and the beach: a little paradise. Listen to how some people describe and learn a lot about beaches! Click here..

Moving!

posted Dec 10, 2016, 11:00 AM by SPU-ELC English Language Centre

Listen to the podcast which is about house-moving. Have a look at the activities and do them afterwards! 


Farming!

posted Dec 10, 2016, 10:56 AM by SPU-ELC English Language Centre

Stephen and Ashlie have trouble finding their way and Ashlie has a bit of a fright. Watch the video

Snowdon

posted Nov 12, 2016, 1:08 AM by SPU-ELC English Language Centre

Stephen and Ashlie arrive at the hotel in Snowdonia, but they don't have the same idea about how to relax! Click here to watch

Pets!

posted Oct 22, 2016, 6:57 AM by SPU-ELC English Language Centre

Is it true that the British are crazy about animals? Click here listen to a podcast and learn some new words. 

Countryside

posted Oct 14, 2016, 3:38 AM by SPU-ELC English Language Centre

Britain's countryside is great, rich with lakes, mountains and monuments. Richard goes to the Lake District first, before crossing the border to Wales. Click here to accompany Richard in his journey and learn more about Britain. 

Podcasts for Pre-intermediate students

posted Aug 24, 2016, 11:36 AM by SPU-ELC English Language Centre

The following are podcasts for learning English at pre-intermediate level. 


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