I’ve posted podcasts from this American Life before. I think they do an excellent job telling stories. This one is told by two sisters who take a road trip to learn about the history of their Native-American ancestors who walked the Trail of Tears.
Between 1838 and ’39, the US army uprooted 16,000 people from their homes, rounded them up in stockades, and marched them across the country. 4,000 died. Click here to learn more about the story. Remember, at the top of the webpage you have the option of reading the transcripts while listening. Enjoy!
Vowel sounds can be very difficult in English as there are several different sounds. Use this chart to learn the long, short and other vowel sounds. Remember most online dictionaries will have the option of listening to the pronunciation of a word.
Carlos had to give an important talk to the international community. Carlos didn’t sign up for English so he made a fool of himself by having someone else talk for him. Don’t be like Carlos. Sign up for English classes today!!
“Every worker here has a family, but the only thing that matters is that we get the vegetables to Germany or the UK.” -Ali, Click here to read more on what’s happening in the south of Spain and see photographs and drone footage.