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Build your English vocabulary in six minutes. Every Monday join two of our presenters and hear about different ways to develop your vocabulary knowledge and skills.

Build your English vocabulary in six minutes. Every Monday join two of our presenters and hear about different ways to develop your vocabulary knowledge and skills.
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United Kingdom

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BBC

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Build your English vocabulary in six minutes. Every Monday join two of our presenters and hear about different ways to develop your vocabulary knowledge and skills.

Language:

English


Episodes

Pronouncing nouns and verbs

10/15/2018
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We discuss words that have the same spelling but are pronounced differently.

Duration:00:06:13

British and American English

10/8/2018
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What's the difference between a mobile phone and a cellphone?

Duration:00:06:15

Business jargon

10/1/2018
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Neil and Catherine explain some business jargon in just six minutes!

Duration:00:06:57

Pronouncing words that start with 'c'

9/24/2018
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When is 'c' pronounced /k/ and when does it have an /s/ sound? Listen to the programme.

Duration:00:07:00

Phrasal verbs and context

9/17/2018
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Neil and Catherine show you how to work out the meaning of some phrasal verbs.

Duration:00:06:54

Prefixes: 're', 'pre' and 'pro'

9/10/2018
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Recycle, precooked, proactive - Neil and Catherine talk about words with the prefixes.

Duration:00:08:44

Silent letters

9/3/2018
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Rob and Catherine look at this very important part of spoken and written vocabulary.

Duration:00:06:43

6 Minute Vocabulary: Academic Vocabulary

3/19/2018
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Neil and Finn's top tips for dealing with specialist vocabulary

Duration:00:06:18