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BBC Learning English Resources

BBC's free English language learning site. A few of the features you can use include:

  1. 6-Minute English: Audio that introduces you to new vocabulary and language concepts.
  2. The English We Speak: Demonstrates how to use idioms and common English expressions. 
  3. News Review: Learn the English vocabulary behind today's major news stories. 


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News and Magazines

Find U.S. and international news sources through the UW Libraries E-Newspapers guide