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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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.

Latin Quarter - No Rope As Long As Time

Difficulty: intermediate English Country: United Kingdom

British band Latin Quarter formed in 1983 and released six albums, the subject matter of their songs often expressing their strong political views. The title of this song "No rope as long as time" was a saying of black South Africans meaning no amount of oppression could halt their eventual freedom. The band reunited in 2011, twenty-one years after splitting up, and has since released two more albums.

INXS - By My Side

Difficulty: intermediate English Country: Australia

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

Jessica - Vacation Plans

Difficulty: intermediate English Country: USA

Jessica is planning a trip to the Grand Canyon and is trying to find reasonably priced accommodation.

They Might Be Giants - Seven

Difficulty: intermediate English Country: USA

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

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!

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.

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