6 Minute English podcast; a reliable and an easy way to practice English


There are thousands of resources on the internet to help English learners enhance their English skills. Actually, it varies from a learner to another regarding the way they practice their English. For instance, there are learners who prefer to watch movies, read stories, listen to songs and etc., However, there are some who are more into listening to podcasts to elevate their English language skills. Thus, I am introducing you to one of the best podcasts by BBC Learning English, which is 6 Minute English.

6 Minute English is a long-running series about current topics with new vocabulary, produced by  BBC Learning English presenters. The English the BBC 6 Minute English staff employ is an opportunity for English learners to catch up with the latest English words and phrases. In fact, learners will learn 'must have' phrases that can be employed in everyday conversations. With the fabulous words and phrases you learn from this podcast, you can surprise your friends, excite your teachers and please your parents.

How to use this podcast?

You can access the podcast via this link http://www.bbc.co.uk/learningenglish/english/features/6-minute-english. Basically, you need to click on one of your favorite topics. A new page with the desired podacst will be opened. In order to be able to listen to the podcast, you can listen and follow the transcript online or you can use it offilne through downloading both the PDF file and the audio file.

Enjoy 6 Minute English!

Written by Sardar A. Hussein