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.

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Giving directions - with Lauren and Matt

Difficulty: intermediate English Country: United Kingdom

If you've ever been lost in the city and in need of assistance, then this video may just what the doctor ordered! Lauren helps Matt navigate his way around the streets of London and find his way from point A to point B. We hope this video from England is helpful!

TEDxVienna - Never Forget Where You Live

Difficulty: advanced English Country: Austria

What does the Holocaust have to do with us, anyway? In part one, Roderick Miller, the chair of the nonprofit organization Tracing the Past, gives a talk at TEDxVienna about the Holocaust and contemporary Europeans' perception of the space they live in.

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!

Sherlock Holmes - The Case of the Cunningham Heritage

Difficulty: intermediate English Country: United Kingdom

After his return from Afghanistan, Dr. Watson meets Sherlock Holmes and is recruited as his assistant. Together they investigate a murder, with a young lady as the prime suspect. Holmes finds the real murderer and learns his motive.

Katie Melua - Nine Million Bicycles

Difficulty: intermediate English Country: United Kingdom

Listen to this catchy and very well-known tune “Nine Million Bicycles” by British singer Katie Melua.

They Might Be Giants - Seven

Difficulty: intermediate English Country: USA

Here’s another fun clip from the American alternative band They Might Be Giants’ 2009 Grammy award winning children’s album Here Come the 123s!

Why Yabla?

Authentic English

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

Subtitles

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.

Dictionaries

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.

Flashcards

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

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