Tertiary Catalogue

English As an Additional Language


Episode 6: When Will It Be Over? (Gold)

Episode 6: When Will It Be Over? (Gold)

Fortune (Gold)

With time running out, Jimmy is forced into facing his past to deal with the present. This episode is aimed at upper intermediate to low advanced learners, and focuses on future continuous and perfect tense, and goodbyes.
Episode 5: Twists and Turns (Gold)

Episode 5: Twists and Turns (Gold)

Fortune (Gold)

Furious with Daniel's continued deceit, Jimmy confronts him with some uncomfortable facts. This episode is aimed at upper intermediate to low advanced learners, and focuses on using relative clauses and dealing with unwelcome questions.
Episode 4: Safe House (Gold)

Episode 4: Safe House (Gold)

Fortune (Gold)

With Jenny's life in danger, Jimmy decides to take a more direct approach to finding her. This episode is aimed at upper intermediate to low advanced learners, and focuses on using wish and offering to help.
Episode 3: The Clock Is Ticking (Gold)

Episode 3: The Clock Is Ticking (Gold)

Fortune (Gold)

Jimmy calls on an old friend for help and Daniel sinks further into trouble. This episode is aimed at upper intermediate to low advanced learners, and focuses on reported speech and phone calls
Episode 2: A Friend in Need (Gold)

Episode 2: A Friend in Need (Gold)

Fortune (Gold)

Daniel needs Jimmy's help but is unwilling to share his secrets. This episode is aimed at upper intermediate to low advanced learners, and focuses on past perfect tense and service encounters.
Episode 1: Help (Gold)

Episode 1: Help (Gold)

Fortune (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 6: When Will It Be Over? (Blue)

Episode 6: When Will It Be Over? (Blue)

Fortune (Blue)

With time running out, Jimmy is forced into facing his past to deal with the present. This episode is aimed at high elementary to pre-intermediate learners, and looks at future time and saying goodbyes.
Episode 5: Twists and Turns (Blue)

Episode 5: Twists and Turns (Blue)

Fortune (Blue)

Furious with Daniel's continued deceit, Jimmy confronts him with some uncomfortable facts. This episode is aimed at high elementary to pre-intermediate learners, and focuses on present perfect tense and suggestions.
Episode 4: Safe House (Blue)

Episode 4: Safe House (Blue)

Fortune (Blue)

With Jenny's life in danger, Jimmy decides to take a more direct approach to finding her. This episode is aimed at high elementary to pre-intermediate learners, and focuses on the modals 'have to' and should', and offering help.
Episode 3: The Clock Is Ticking (Blue)

Episode 3: The Clock Is Ticking (Blue)

Fortune (Blue)

Jimmy calls on an old friend for help and Daniel sinks further into trouble. This episode is aimed at high elementary to pre-intermediate learners, and focuses imperatives and phone calls.
Episode 2: A Friend in Need (Blue)

Episode 2: A Friend in Need (Blue)

Fortune (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
Episode 1: Help (Blue)

Episode 1: Help (Blue)

Fortune (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.
A Typical Day

A Typical Day

Basic English

Talk about what you do everyday, what you often do and what you never do.
Meeting People

Meeting People

Basic English

Simple ways to say hello and goodbye, introduce yourself, and use the right body language.
Giving Information

Giving Information

Basic English

Talk about yourself in more detail – ask for and give basic information.
How Do You Feel?

How Do You Feel?

Basic English

This video explores talking about your feelings and why you may feel a certain way. For example, how do you feel about family, friends, work, and vacations?
Can I Help?

Can I Help?

Basic English

Offer your help to other people – ask how you can help, ask what you can do.
Comparing

Comparing

Basic English

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?

Basic English

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

Family and Friends

Basic English

Describe family members and talk about friends and relatives. This episode contains six sections: language functions, grammar, everyday expressions, vocabulary, tips and speaking practice.
How Was Your Week?

How Was Your Week?

Basic English

This video explores what it means to talk about things that happened in the past, including the context of this morning, yesterday, last week, last month.
Let's Go

Let's Go

Basic English

This video explores what it means to make suggestions about what to do or where to go, as well as the acceptance or refusal of an invitation.
What Are You Going to Do?

What Are You Going to Do?

Basic English

This episode talks about plans for the future. What is going to happen – later today, tomorrow, next week, next year?
Asking for Help

Asking for Help

Basic English

This video explores how to ask others for help, directly and indirectly, and how to say why you may need help.
Apostrophes and Quotation Marks

Apostrophes and Quotation Marks

Punctuation Explained

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