6 Minute Vocabulary

BBC  |  Podcast, ±6 min episodes every 4 days
Build your English vocabulary in six minutes. Every Monday join two of our presenters and hear about different ways to develop your vocabulary knowledge and skills. Our presenters include Finn, Emma, Rob, Neil, Sophie and Alice. They are there to teach you new vocabulary and to test your language knowledge and they'll do it all in just six minutes.
19
JUN
Do you ever meet up with your friends at the shopping centre? In English 'meet up with' is an example of a multi-word verb
12
JUN
Some adjectives can end in either -ic or -ical, depending on their meaning. Rob and Catherine explain more about them and chat about hobbies and interests
05
JUN
'Terrified', 'fantastic', 'amazing' - these are strong adjectives. They might be difficult to learn but they can make your English more interesting
29
MAY
They might do the same job but many jobs have different titles depending on whether a man or a woman is doing it - such as policeman and policewoman or actor and actress
29
MAY
They might do the same job but many jobs have different titles depending on whether a man or a woman is doing it - such as policeman and policewoman or actor and actress