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Matchweek 34 - Long-range strike

4/16/2019
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Welcome to **This Week** from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In **This Week**, Jack and Rich talk about the latest action from the Premier League. They keep you up to date with our prediction competition and have lots of football English for you to learn. Complete the lesson on [Premier Skills English > Skills > Listen > Podcasts > This week > Matchweek 34 - Long-range...

Duration:00:09:20

English & Enterprise - Brainstorming

4/13/2019
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In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Jack and Rich start a new mini-series of podcasts called **_English & Enterprise_**. For the next four podcasts, they will introduce lots of words and phrases (functional language) that are used in business. The topic in this episode is 'brainstorming' and the language focus is 'making suggestions'. Rich and Jack work for a tech company and have been asked to think of lots of ideas for a new football product the company can sell. Your task is to...

Duration:00:15:25

Matchweek 33 & FA Cup: Extra-Time

4/9/2019
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Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Jack and Rich talk about the latest action from the Premier League. They keep you up to date with our prediction competition and have lots of football English for you to learn. Complete the lesson on [Premier Skills English > Skills > Listen > Podcasts >This week > Matchweek 33 & FA Cup:...

Duration:00:10:26

Coming to the UK: Seeing a doctor

4/6/2019
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In this week's **Premier Skills English Podcast**, Rich goes to see the doctor. The language focus is on the words and phrases that will help you make an appointment at your local doctor's surgery and speak to your doctor in the UK. Your task is to describe a common illness or injury. Don't forget to listen to the end of the podcast because we have a new football phrase for you to guess, too. Enjoy! Complete the lesson on [Premier Skills English > Skills > Listen > Podcasts > Coming to the...

Duration:00:20:51

Matchweek 32 - Own Goal

4/2/2019
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Welcome to **This Week** from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In **This Week**, Jack and Rich talk about the latest action from the Premier League. They keep you up to date with our prediction competition and have lots of football English for you to learn. Complete the lesson on [Premier Skills English > Skills > Listen > Podcast > This week > Matchweek 32 - Own...

Duration:00:09:46

Coming to the UK: Getting from A to B

3/28/2019
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In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Rich is going on a day trip to Brighton from his new house in London. Jack tells him the best way to get there by public transport. The language focus is on the words and phrases that will help you when travelling by public transport in the UK. Your task is to tell us about public transport in your country. Don't forget to listen to the end of the podcast because we have a new football phrase for you to guess, too. Enjoy! Complete the lesson on...

Duration:00:20:34

Coming to the UK - Getting a mobile phone

3/22/2019
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In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Rich has moved to the UK and needs a mobile phone deal. There are lots of deals to choose from! The language focus is on the words and phrases you need to speak about mobile phones and the different types of mobile phone contracts you can buy in the UK. Your task is to tell us about the mobile phone deals that are available in your country. Don't forget to listen to the end of the podcast because we have a new football phrase for you to guess,...

Duration:00:17:27

Matchweek 31 & FA Cup: Back to the Drawing Board

3/19/2019
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Welcome to **This Week** from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In **This Week**, Jack and Rich talk about the latest action from the Premier League. They keep you up to date with our prediction competition and have lots of football English for you to learn. Complete the lesson on [Premier Skills English > Podcasts > This week > Matchweek 31 & FA Cup: Back to the Drawing...

Duration:00:11:18

Coming to the UK - House-hunting

3/16/2019
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In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Rich needs to rent a place to live in the UK. The language focus is on the words and phrases you need when looking around a flat that you want to rent. We also focus on vocabulary connected to describing rooms and household items. Your task is to describe the type of falt or house you would like to rent in the UK. Don't forget to listen to the end of the podcast because we have a new football phrase for you to guess, too. Enjoy! Complete the...

Duration:00:16:37

Matchweek 30 - Neck and Neck

3/12/2019
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Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Jack and Rich talk about the latest action from the Premier League. They keep you up to date with our prediction competition and have lots of football English for you to learn. Complete the lesson on [Premier Skills English podcasts > This week > Matchweek 30 - Neck and...

Duration:00:09:22

Communication Skills - How things work

3/8/2019
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In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Jack explains to Rich how something works. The language focus is on the type of language we use when explaining how things work. We also focus on linking words and vocabulary connected to the internet. Your task is to explain how something from the worlds of science, technology or sport works. Don't forget to listen to the end of the podcast because we have a new football phrase for you to guess, too. Enjoy! [Complete the lesson on Premier...

Duration:00:12:03

Matchweek 29 - Leapfrog

3/5/2019
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Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Jack and Rich talk about the latest action from the Premier League. They keep you up to date with our prediction competition and have lots of football English for you to learn. Complete the lesson on [Premier Skills English > Podcasts > This week > Matchweek 29 -...

Duration:00:08:35

Matchweek 28 - Tucked Away

2/28/2019
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Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Jack and Rich talk about the latest action from the Premier League. They keep you up to date with our prediction competition and have lots of football English for you to learn. [Complete the lesson on Premier Skills English > Podcasts > This week > Matchweek 28 - Tucked...

Duration:00:08:28

Matchweek 27 - Stalemate

2/27/2019
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Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Jack and Rich talk about the latest action from the Premier League. They keep you up to date with our prediction competition and have lots of football English for you to learn. [Complete the lesson on Premier Skills English > Podcasts > This week > Matchweek 27 -...

Duration:00:08:47

Speaking Skills: Reacting to news

2/21/2019
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In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Rich interrupts Jack and has some good news to tell him. The language focus is on phrases we use to interrupt people in formal and informal situations and also the language we use to respond to good news. Your task is to tell us about a time you shared some good news. Don't forget to listen to the end of the podcast because we have a new football phrase for you to guess, too. Enjoy! [Read the transcript and complete the lesson at Premier Skills...

Duration:00:18:09

Communication Skills: Polite Requests

2/16/2019
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In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Rich is calling the ticket office at Liverpool football club to buy some match tickets. The language focus is on polite requests and some of the words and phrases you need when making a formal phone call to a business. Your task is to imagine that you are a team leader in a call centre and you need to give your team some customer service training. Don't forget to listen to the end of the podcast because we have a new football phrase for you to...

Duration:00:18:11

Matchweek 26 - Hit for Six

2/14/2019
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Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Jack and Rich talk about the latest action from the Premier League. They keep you up to date with our prediction competition and have lots of football English for you to learn. [Complete the lesson on Premier Skills English > Podcasts > This week > Matchweek 26 - Hit for...

Duration:00:09:22

Matchweeks 24 & 25 - Looking Rosy

2/6/2019
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Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Jack and Rich talk about the latest action from the Premier League. They keep you up to date with our prediction competition and have lots of football English for you to learn. [Complete the lesson on Premier Skills English > Skills > Podcasts > This week > Matchweeks 24 & 25 - Looking...

Duration:00:09:08

Speaking Skills: Negotiating

1/24/2019
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In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Jack and Rich play the roles of a director of football and a player's agent in order to discuss the transfer of a player to a new club. The language focus is on the skills and phrases you need when you are negotiating. Your task is to describe a situation when you had to negotiate something. Don't forget to listen to the end of the podcast because we have a new football phrase for you to guess, too. Enjoy! [Visit Premier Skills English to read...

Duration:00:16:26

Matchweek 23 - Seventh Heaven

1/21/2019
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Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Jack and Rich talk about the latest action from the Premier League. They keep you up to date with our prediction competition and have lots of football English for you to learn. [Read the transcript and complete the lesson on Premier Skills English > Podcasts > This week > Matchweek 23 - Seventh...

Duration:00:09:20