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Series: English as an Additional Language or Dialect


A Typical Day

A Typical Day

Talk about what you do everyday, what you often do and what you never do.
Annoyances and Complaints

Annoyances and Complaints

This programme aims to initiate conversations about complaints using appropriate lexis, sentence structure and grammar points. Particular emphasis is placed on the complaints that students might have at school, in shared accommodation, at home,...Show More
Apostrophes and Quotation Marks

Apostrophes and Quotation Marks

Some of the most misused and misunderstood pieces of punctuation are also the smallest. This programme provides a practical review of two important punctuation marks - apostrophes and speech marks. We begin with the troublesome apostrophe - its...Show More
Asking for Help

Asking for Help

This video explores how to ask others for help, directly and indirectly, and how to say why you may need help.
Can I Help?

Can I Help?

Offer your help to other people – ask how you can help, ask what you can do.
Capitals, Commas, Full Stops, Question and Exclamation Marks

Capitals, Commas, Full Stops, Question and Exclamation Marks

Many people have problems using punctuation marks correctly. Recent technological developments such as email, text messages and online instant messaging have required many English expressions to be simplified and shortened, prompting many people...Show More
Colons, Semicolons, Brackets, Dots and Dashes

Colons, Semicolons, Brackets, Dots and Dashes

Punctuation is something many people have trouble getting their heads around. This programme provides a comprehensive guide to proper punctuation. We examine some common punctuation errors and pitfalls, and explain how to improve our written...Show More
Comparing

Comparing

This video explores the differences between what is the same and what is different, which is better and which is more important?
Do You Like Them?

Do You Like Them?

This video explores what it means to talk about what you like, what you don't like, and asking other people what they like.
Episode 01

Episode 01

This programme shows how the English language works, and how it is used in Australia for finding things out, getting things done, and just talking to other people. In this programme, we use everyday English as it is spoken in Australia. It is...Show More
Episode 02

Episode 02

This programme shows how the English language works, and how it is used in Australia for finding things out, getting things done, and just talking to other people. In this programme, we use everyday English as it is spoken in Australia. It is...Show More
Episode 03

Episode 03

This programme shows how the English language works, and how it is used in Australia for finding things out, getting things done, and just talking to other people. In this programme, we use everyday English as it is spoken in Australia. It is...Show More
Episode 04

Episode 04

This programme shows how the English language works, and how it is used in Australia for finding things out, getting things done, and just talking to other people. In this programme, we use everyday English as it is spoken in Australia. It is...Show More
Episode 05

Episode 05

This programme shows how the English language works, and how it is used in Australia for finding things out, getting things done, and just talking to other people. In this programme, we use everyday English as it is spoken in Australia. It is...Show More
Episode 06

Episode 06

This programme shows how the English language works, and how it is used in Australia for finding things out, getting things done, and just talking to other people. In this programme, we use everyday English as it is spoken in Australia. It is...Show More
Episode 07

Episode 07

This programme shows how the English language works, and how it is used in Australia for finding things out, getting things done, and just talking to other people. In this programme, we use everyday English as it is spoken in Australia. It is...Show More
Episode 08

Episode 08

This programme shows how the English language works, and how it is used in Australia for finding things out, getting things done, and just talking to other people. In this programme, we use everyday English as it is spoken in Australia. It is...Show More
Episode 09

Episode 09

This programme shows how the English language works, and how it is used in Australia for finding things out, getting things done, and just talking to other people. In this programme, we use everyday English as it is spoken in Australia. It is...Show More
Episode 1

Episode 1

Emma Oakley treks into the wilderness, heading for Skippers Pass. On her hike she unexpectedly meets a mysterious young woman. Sophie, and is invited to go with her to a hidden swimming hole.
Episode 10

Episode 10

This programme shows how the English language works, and how it is used in Australia for finding things out, getting things done, and just talking to other people. In this programme, we use everyday English as it is spoken in Australia. It is...Show More
Episode 1: Help (Blue)

Episode 1: Help (Blue)

Jimmy Fortune receives an unexpected phone call from a past life. This episode is aimed at high elementary to pre-intermediate learners, and focuses on 'WH' questions and requests.
Episode 1: Help (Gold)

Episode 1: Help (Gold)

Jimmy Fortune receives an unexpected phone call from a past life. This episode is aimed at upper intermediate to low advanced learners, and focuses on modals of deduction and speculation, and requests.
Episode 1: Regret

Episode 1: Regret

Will wakes up in a darkened interview room handcuffed to a chair. Who brought him here and what do they want?
Episode 2

Episode 2

Things take a strange and unsettling turn for Emma after Sophie disappears while they are swimming together.
Episode 2: A Friend in Need (Blue)

Episode 2: A Friend in Need (Blue)

Daniel needs Jimmy's help but is unwilling to share his secrets. This episode is aimed at high elementary to pre-intermediate learners, and focuses on past simple tense and service encounters