Do you ever wonder about how you turned out the way you are, or why some adults are more uptight than others, while others are fun and delightful? As cliche as it sounds, it all comes back to your childhood. Depending on the households we grew up in, some of us may cringe at the […]
Calling all parents who need a laugh break, hacks and advice you’ll actually use, and the viral stories you’ll hear about at the school drop-off. From kids dressing up their dads to reviewing maternity clothes, consider Playfull is your go-to playdate friends!
Austeja Landsbergiene, Ph.D., CEO and founder of a private chain of pre-schools in Latvia and Lithuania is an educator and visionary who thinks that the most important thing that parents have to give their children is unconditional love and childhood memories filled with parent kindness. Austeja is confident that by creating memories, not expectations kids […]
What’s in a name? Sometimes it’s just our imagination, and other times it’s an attempt at a political statement. Black names have been satirized and stereotyped for a long time, but they have a unique and downright surprising history. Azie and Evelyn discuss the history, culture, and influence on “black sounding names” for #SayItLoudPBS
Are Hispanic and Latino racial categories? Well, according the US Census they’re not. And with good reason! Just like the US, Latin America has an incredibly complex racial history and latinx in America represent this highly varied background. Of course this reality makes talking about race, ethnicity and whiteness in America even more confusing! So […]
Do you like playing games in English? The British Council have lots of educational games for you to play to improve your English. Read the instructions and have fun playing and practicing English. You can also post comments! Click here to access the games.
Improving your grammar is an important part of making progress in English. Johnny Grammar’s Word Challenge is a quiz for English learners to test common grammar and vocabulary forms that appear in everyday English. What’s the difference between “in time” and “on time”? What do you call a person who cuts a man’s hair? What […]
Listening is the foundation of improvement in your new language. Listen to and watch our most popular English learning podcasts and videos in LearnEnglish Audio & Video! The app is packed with lots of cool features like landscape video mode, an audio transcript and glossary. Improve your listening and learn new vocabulary on your mobile […]
Listen to everyday conversations recorded by native British English speakers in our LearnEnglish Podcasts series, and improve listening skills. Listen to podcast hosts Tess, Ravi, Adam and Jo chatting with different people and talking about different everyday topics, such as their favorite celebrities, making plans for the weekend, having a dinner party and which cities […]