6 Minute English

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Learn and practise useful English language for everyday situations with the BBC. A weekly instruction manual for saying or doing something in English is published every Thursday.

Sam and Georgina discuss the complicated relationship between language and gender.
Do you have a tattoo? We discuss body art and teach you some vocabulary.
Rob and Sam discuss internships and teach you related vocabulary.
Can you spot a lie? Oct. 10, 2019
Rob and Sam talk about the telltale signs and teach you some vocabulary. Honestly.
Sam and Rob hope you don't complain about the vocabulary they're going to teach you!
Has the position of your surname in the alphabet affected your life? Neil & Sam discuss.
We discuss if computers can recognise human emotions from the expressions on our face.
Is tourism harmful? Sept. 12, 2019
Everyone loves a holiday, but what damage can tourists do? Sam and Rob find out.
There's a new look which some people are calling 'scumbro'. But what does is mean?
Could we live without plastic? Rob and Neil discuss the progress that's being made.
Have you grown up with social media? You could belong to Generation Z.
High-vis fashion Sept. 27, 2018
How did clothes worn for safety end up on the catwalk?
The word 'snowflake' has been used as an insult. We discuss what it takes to be offended.
Rob and Dan discuss love and teach you new items of vocabulary in just 6 minutes!
How does being physically inactive affect your health? Dan and Catherine find out.
Rob and Neil discuss the popularity of street food and teach you six items of vocabulary.
Catherine and Neil talk about photography and teach you six items of related vocabulary.
Why do men want children? Catherine and Neil - a father - discuss and teach vocabulary!
Does being taller mean you earn more at work? Neil and Catherine discuss height.
Neil and Catherine chat about this curious animal and teach you six items of vocabulary.