Learning English for China

Learning English for China

Improve your English listening skills, learn useful phrases and find out about life in the UK. This weekly podcast contains some of the best audio from bbcukchina.com, designed especially for Mandarin Chinese speakers who are learning English.

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  • Q&A: Past simple vs present perfect: 30 Apr 15

    Thu, 30 Apr 15

    7 mins

    26 days remaining

    What did you do last Sunday? Should you say 'I did some gardening' or 'I've done some gardening'? Find out the answer in today's Q&A of the Week.

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  • Q&A: Restore, refresh, renew and renovate: 23 Apr 15

    Thu, 23 Apr 15

    7 mins

    19 days remaining

    Expand your vocabulary fast by learning the prefix 're' as in restore, refresh, renew and renovate.

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  • Q&A: Implement vs enforce: 16 Apr 15

    Thu, 16 Apr 15

    6 mins

    12 days remaining

    These two words are useful when it comes to rules we follow in society.

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  • Q&A: For example vs for instance : 09 Apr 15

    Thu, 9 Apr 15

    5 mins

    5 days remaining

    How often do you use the phrase “for example” in your everyday life? Is there another way of saying “for example”? Find out more in this programme

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