July 12, 2014 01:19 UTC

Featured Story

John Kerry and Xi Jinping

Audio US, China Discuss Cyber Security, Chinese Territorial Claims

The two sides appeared to make little progress on a number of security and economic issues. Some see economic cooperation as important to improved relations. | In the News More


Learning English Videos

Your JavaScript is turned off or you have an old version of Adobe's Flash Player. Get the latest Flash player.
International Migrants Sent Home $400 Billion Last Yeari
X
07/11/2014
Money sent home by international migrant family members can be a "lifeline."
Video

Video International Migrants Sent Home $400 Billion Last Year

Money sent home by international migrant family members can be a "lifeline."
Video

Video Oil Boom in North Dakota Crowds Classrooms

The schools are dealing with a larger and continually changing student population.
Video

Video Electricity Could Ease Some Brain Disorders

Researchers are using electricity on the brain to reduce the effects of Parkinson's disease.
Video

Video American Farmers Raise Alpacas for Fun and Profit

The animals can produce high quality wool that, at least one farmer says, can be sold profitably.
Video

Video Music Industry Builds Support Through Technology

Social media and changes in the live performance experience are creating new ways to advertise artists’ music.

Word of the Day

Question image

Security (noun)

Follow us

Talk2US

Your JavaScript is turned off or you have an old version of Adobe's Flash Player. Get the latest Flash player.
How to Say "Goodbye" the American Way.i
X
07/11/2014
Learn different ways to say "Goodbye" like an American.

Practice With Us

Join TALK2US Thursday, July 17th, between 15:30 and 16:15 UTC (11:30am to 12:15pm in Washington, D.C.) to practice your conversational English speaking.

We record calls for YouTube, our website and social media, so please try to call with a webcam.

To participate, send a Skype contact request to VOALearningEnglish