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The Navvies - Follow me up to Carlow View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

Ireland

"Follow Me up to Carlow” is an Irish folk song, celebrating the famous victory of Irish “firebrand” Fiach McHugh O'Byrne and his countrymen, over a much larger force of English troops at the Battle of Glenmalure, which took place in 1580, high in the Wicklow Mountains. Carlow, from the title, was believed to have been an English fortress. Many of these lyrics will be hard to understand at first, even for a native English speaker. So try to follow along as best you can and enjoy the music!

White House Poetry Jam - James Earl Jones Performs Shakespeare View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

USA

Academy Award winning actor James Earl Jones performs a passage from Shakespeare's Othello at the White House Evening of Poetry, Music, and the Spoken Word.

Science - Surprising Applications of the Magnus Effect

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

United Kingdom

The Magnus effect is the commonly observed deviation of the spinning ball from a linear flight path. Watch this video to find out why this occurs and what implications it has.

The History of English - The Norman Conquest View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

United Kingdom

In 1066, William the Conqueror invaded Britain and brought with him fancy French words to add to the English language.

The Egoscue Clinic of Austin - Exercises for Knee Pain View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

USA

For the body and the mind: Try out some knee exercises and learn some new vocabulary related to posture and fitness. Enjoy!

The History of English - Shakespeare View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

United Kingdom

This video shows us that Shakespeare invented over 2000 new words and phrases, such as "eyeball," "anchovy," and "puppy."

NASA - Amazing Physics Experiment confirms Earth's Space-Time Vortex View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

USA

NASA has announced the results of an epic physics experiment which confirms the reality of a space-time vortex around our planet.

Planview and Kalypso - Partner to Drive Innovation

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

USA

Product portfolio management leaders integrate Nova methodology into Planview Enterprise and Planview PRISMS.

The Egoscue Clinic of Austin - Exercises for low back pain View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

USA

Rick and Theresa Mathes of the Egoscue Clinic in Austin, Texas, show us some simple exercises to do at home to help against lower back pain.

peta2 Interviews - Vegan Surfer Tia Blanco View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

USA

peta2: At only 16 years old, Tia Blanco is already one of the top women surfers in the world. Learn how her vegan diet has helped Tia surf her way to the top!

The Olympics - Leford Green (Jamaica) View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

Jamaica

Meet Leford Green, an up and coming hurdler who represented Jamaica at the 2012 London Olympics as a member of their highly successful track and field team.

Between Two Ferns - Tila Tequila View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

USA

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A Funny or Die video: Zach sits down with Tila Tequila who may become his new best friend and also welcomes another guest on the show who some people may recognize.

Business English - Taming Change View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

USA

Pat Durbin of Planview® is the co-author of the book Taming Change with Portfolio Management. He explains the basic concept and talks about the advantages for businesses when putting it to use.

Business English - Planview Open Suite View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

USA

Planview®, leading independent provider of Enterprise Portfolio Management Solutions introduces “Planview Open Suite”. Like no other Portfolio Management Provider Planview allows integration in a huge variety of existing systems.
This Video allows you to learn expressions from the areas of Project- and Resource Management.

Business English - Product Portfolio Management View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

USA

Planview Enterprise delivers visibility into and control of project portfolios, enabling you to efficiently prioritize work and make better decisions around request management, planning, and resource capacity. This video will teach you important expressions used in the field of Product Management.

Never Have I Ever - with One Direction View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Ireland, United Kingdom, USA

When One Direction went on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, she got them to play a game called “Never have I ever," in which they have to admit or deny having done certain things. The questions are prying and intrusive, and Ellen is quite happy to see the bandmates squirm in discomfort!

In a Nutshell - What if there was a black hole in your pocket? View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

United Kingdom

What would happen to you if a black hole the size of a coin suddenly appeared in your pocket? Let's find out!

Jonas Brothers - What A Man Gotta Do View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

USA

This "catchy, toe-tapping" song is a sort of love song, while the music video recreates a few movie scenes from the late seventies and eighties, such as Risky Business and Grease. The video also features Priyanka Chopra Jonas.

Oscar Nominated Short Films - New Boy - Part 1 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Ireland, Tanzania

Today is Joseph’s first day at his new school in his new country, Ireland. Things are very different to what he’s known before, and straight away, some of his fellow pupils start to make life difficult for him.

Oscar Nominated Short Films - New Boy - Part 2 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Ireland, Tanzania

Joseph’s bullies try to goad him into a playground fight, but Joseph has been through worse in his life, and stands his ground. Things look bleak, and their teacher has lost control of her class. Will Joseph find a way to fit in?

Pete Doherty - Last of the English Roses

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

United Kingdom

Previously the lead singer of The Libertines, Pete Doherty launched his solo career with this single on his album Grace/Wasteland. In his unique, rambling, and poetic style, he plays with words and meaning to take us back to his adolescence, and what it meant to grow up in England. The "English rose" in question is rumored to be a schoolboy crush, but everything is left open to interpretation.

8-Bit Philosophy - Does SCIENCE = TRUTH? (Nietzsche + Mega Man) View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

United Kingdom

The philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche questioned the ability of science to explain and give meaning to our world, daring us to think critically not only about religion, but science, and knowledge itself. Learn all about his ideas in this fun video inspired by vintage video games.

60-Second Adventures in Thought - Schrödinger's Cat View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

United Kingdom

Schrodinger’s hypothetical experiment involved putting an unfortunate cat into a box with a Geiger counter and a vial of deadly poison. Until the box was opened, the cat could be said to be alive, or dead… or possibly in both of these states simultaneously.

Rod Stewart - Tom Traubert's Blues (Waltzing Matilda) View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

United Kingdom

“Tom Traubert’s Blues” was written by American rocker Tom Waits and tells a story of alcohol abuse. The chorus comes from the famous Australian bush ballad “Waltzing Matilda.” which is itself a tale of vagrancy, hard times, and misadventure. This version is sung by British singer Rod Stewart.

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