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6 Minute English

BBC Radio

Learn and practise useful English language for everyday situations with the BBC. Your weekly instruction manual for saying or doing something in English is published every Thursday.

410 - Sounds that make you want to scream
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  • 410 - Sounds that make you want to scream

    Some sounds cause some people huge distress. Learn about 'misophonia' here.

    Thu, 28 Sep 2023
  • 409 - How fans talk about their passions

    Fandom is more than simply being a fan, and now it is developing its own language.

    Thu, 21 Sep 2023
  • 408 - Making male friends

    Do men find it harder than women to make close friendships? Neil and Beth discuss.

    Thu, 14 Sep 2023
  • 407 - Space-saving solar hacks

    How can we find space for new solar panels?

    Thu, 07 Sep 2023
  • 406 - The stories behind our names

    What can names tell us about our culture and history?

    Thu, 31 Aug 2023
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