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Euromaxx city - A Visit to Oxford, England

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

United Kingdom, USA

The city of Oxford is home to some 150,000 residents and a famous seat of learning, the oldest English-speaking university in the world. Although the exact date of its founding isn't known, it is said that local priests and monks were first taught in monastery schools in the area in the eleventh century.

NorthEasternTV - What Are Northeastern Students Doing for Valentine's Day?

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

USA

Northeastern University is located in the U.S. city of Boston, where it gets quite cold in the winter! Find out what the students are planning for Valentine's Day weekend.

Horrible Histories - Scary Schools - Part 4 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

United Kingdom

Some of the schools in Georgian England were very rough places! In this video, a prospective pupil and his parents get caught up in a full-scale schoolboy rebellion while on a tour with the headmaster. They even encounter flying masonry and gunfire!

Horrible Histories - Scary Schools - Part 3 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

United Kingdom

After Victoria became Queen, English children’s names became really weird. A girl called Never… a boy called Toilet… For one poor teacher, taking the class register is almost impossible!

Horrible Histories - Scary Schools - Part 2 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

United Kingdom

Not long ago, in Welsh schools, the pupils weren’t allowed to speak their native language, Welsh! There was no choice but to learn English. In the Victorian classroom, learning is dull and repetitive, but today’s lesson is not going exactly as the teacher has planned.

Lele Pons - I Hate Homework View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

USA

Lele panics when one last crucial homework assignment is due. Might having a tutor help her? Or attending a student study group? Surely she can’t get away with not handing it in… but she is desperate enough to try!

Horrible Histories - Scary Schools - Part 1 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

United Kingdom

Even if you're not the biggest fan of school, you've got to admit it's better than the historical schools depicted in this series! They certainly had some questionable moral codes and weird punishments...

Lele Pons - How to Avoid Taking a Test View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

USA

Lele and her classmates try all the tricks in the book to avoid taking a test, but their teacher is wise to their games, and, as it turns out, has a few tricks of her own up her sleeve.

Lele Pons - First Day of College View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

USA

"Eleonora "Lele" Pons Maronese is a Venezuelan-American Internet celebrity, YouTuber, actress, singer, dancer, model, and former host of the Mexican TV series La Voz. In this short comedic film, she is having a pretty rough first day of college.

The Apartment - The Date - Part 3 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

USA

Rachael and Maggie have some doubts about telling Julia what they saw on one of their walks. In terms of language, this segment nicely captures how often the word “really” is used in conversation.

The Apartment - The Date - Part 2 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

USA

Thomas invites Julia to a cafe. She's nervous beforehand and almost calls it off, but Rachael and Maggie help her maintain her confidence and pick out a nice outfit.

The Apartment - The Date - Part 1 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

USA

Rachael, Julia, and Maggie talk about a fun party they attended the night before. Julia may even have found a boyfriend.

The Apartment - Problems - Part 3 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

USA

Maggie decides to intervene, and finally the girls are encouraged to stop sulking and talk about their issues.

The Apartment - Problems - Part 2 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

USA

It turns out that Rachael is also unhappy, and Maggie is feeling more and more uncomfortable about being in the middle of things.

The Apartment - Problems - Part 1 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

USA

Living together can be challenging, even for good friends. Maggie, as a guest and friend, can't help but notice that Julia is feeling frustrated about something.

The Apartment - Maggie's Visit - Part 3 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

USA

The three friends have breakfast together, do some catching up, and muse about the future. Who knows, will they all end up living together in Berlin one day?

The Apartment - Maggie's Visit - Part 2 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

USA

The three girls are happy to be reunited, and Maggie gets settled into the apartment. She feels lucky to have such good friends.

The Apartment - Maggie's Visit - Part 1 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

USA

Julia and Rachael are young American women living in Berlin. Maggie, a friend of theirs from the United States, is coming for a visit. They are pretty excited about Maggie's arrival.

Ask An American - COLLEGE, UNIVERSITY and HIGH SCHOOL in the U.S. - Part 2 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

USA

Dana explains everything you wanted to know about community college, as well as how difficult it is to switch majors once you've started. Your remaining questions about universities in the United States will surely be answered, and make sure you stick around for the blooper reel at the end!

Ask An American - COLLEGE, UNIVERSITY and HIGH SCHOOL in the U.S. - Part 1 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

USA

Is there a difference between college and university in the United States? What about high school? All that and more is explained in this video!

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