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Why Are You Learning American English?i
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08/29/2014
Find out why people around the world are learning American English.
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Video Why Are You Learning American English?

Find out why people around the world are learning American English.
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Video Grammar Check: Can and May

Watch this video to learn when you should use the words "Can" and "May".
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Video How to Say "Goodbye" the American Way.

Learn different ways to say "Goodbye" like an American.
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Video Grammar Check: Much or Many

Find out how to use these two words correctly.
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Video American vs. British: Trunk vs. Boot

American English and British English, at times, use different words to describe the same thing. For example, Americans use the word “trunk” for the British term “boot.” Watch this show to find out more.
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Video Street Speak: Selfie

This series introduces words that people use in everyday conversation.
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Video Work Words: Vacancy

This series introduces words you use in business and professional communication.
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Video Common English Mistakes: The "Th" Sound

Watch this video for tips on pronouncing the "th" sound.
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Video Common English Mistakes: A, An or The?

Do you know when to use "a," "an" or "the" in a sentence? Watch this video and find out.
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Video English Words You Need To Know

We discuss five verbs that will help you as you learn English. Watch this video and find out what they are. Thursday, April 24, 2014
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Video How to Speak Like an American.

Watch the session of Talk2US and get tips and information on how to pronounce words like Americans.
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Video Are Women Treated Fairly In Your Country?

In honor of Women's History Month. we focus our discussion on how women are treated in various parts of the world. March 13, 2014

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