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English for Life in the UK - How to Learn a Language

18 NOV 2021

We discuss our personal experiences of what works in learning a language, some of the research on language acquisition, how many people listen to the…

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English for Life in the UK - Theatre in the UK - Northern Broadsides

01 AUG 2021

We interview the Artistic Director of a national touring theatre company about what they do and how they work. We also talk about theatre in the West…

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English for Life in the UK - Regional Accents and Dialects in the UK

29 JUL 2021

We discuss and illustrate a number of the regional variations in how English is spoken in different parts of the U.K. including Yorkshire, Lancashire…

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English for Life in the UK - Soap Operas in the UK

12 JUL 2021

A soap opera is a tv or radio drama. We interview one of the writers and ask her to explain what is a ‘soap’, talk about some of the most popular soa…

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English for Life in the UK - Seeking Asylum in the UK, Part 2

24 JUN 2021

The history and work of our independent charity which specialises in support for asylum seekers and refugees. We hear the voices of some of our asylu…

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English for Life in the UK - Seeking Asylum in the UK, Part 1

04 JUN 2021

The right to asylum. How the process is supposed to work. Some of the challenges. The voices of experience from asylum seekers and refugees.

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