The Authentic Way to Study English

Learn English by watching English videos in an online video player designed for language learners.

Watch as Irene shows you how to use the Yabla Player.

Try These Sample Videos

As a subscriber, you get access to our growing video library of 850+ videos.

Flight of the Conchords - Business Time

Difficulty: intermediate English Country: New Zealand

The award-winning New Zealand comedy duo Flight of the Conchords started off with a BBC radio series, but now have an American TV series of their very own. Watch Bret McKenzie and Jemaine Clement perform their hilarious song "Business Time".

Alaska Revealed - Tidal bores, icebergs and avalanches

Difficulty: intermediate English Country: USA

Join stand-up paddlers Robby Naish, Kai Lenny and Kevin Langeree on an incredible SUP tour through some awe-inspiring scenery Alaska has to offer. Sit back and enjoy the ride!

Alanis Morissette - Ironic

Difficulty: intermediate English Country: Canada

Alanis Morissette wrote this song for her third studio album Jagged Little Pill. The lyrics present several situations which are said to be “ironic”, which has led to debates about whether any of them fit the accepted meaning of irony.

Greenpeace: The Rainbow Warrior III - Meet the Captain

Difficulty: intermediate English Country: USA

Meet the captain of the environmental group Greenpeace’s recently launched ship “The Rainbow Warrior III”. He describes the vessel, his love for sailing and his commitment to preserving our planet. Enjoy!

English 101 - Twelve useful verbs

Difficulty: beginner English Country: USA

Caralie demonstrates the use of 12 useful, everyday verbs. Do you know them all?

INXS - By My Side

Difficulty: intermediate English Country: Australia

Experience the Australian rock legends INXS live with their song “By My Side”.

Why Yabla?

Authentic English

Our videos are 100% native speakers, speaking in real English.


All videos are subtitled and translated. Captions make it easy to follow along if you get lost.

Slow Play

Click the slow button at any time to slow down the audio.


Click any word to see a definition, and save to your flashcard list.

Listening Game

Test your skills with a fill in the blank listening game.

Entertaining Content

We have a wide variety of programming to keep you coming back for more.

Control the Playback

Navigate the video phrase by phrase. It always rewinds to the right spot.


The words that you don't know are automatically saved to a personalized word list so you can study them later.

“My favorite thing about Yabla is the ability to pause, go back, go forward... I like to listen to the whole video and then go back and look at it carefully and study the words. Also having the definitions pop up when you click a word is awesome.”
— D. Barlow, Brandon, MS

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