Baubles and Christmas decorations
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Christmas has a long history and it has been celebrated by different people in many different ways. In the UK, having a special Christmas meal with family and friends is a very important custom for many.

Besides turkeys, what other traditional Christmas food do you know? In this video, get to know some of the traditionally served Christmas food in the UK, like mulled wine, mince pies, Christmas pudding, etc.

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Meet Magda Gorzynski who comes from Poland and is a student in London.

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It is the 22nd century and the world is very different. With new technologies, people can have the bodies that they want. See what happens when Mr Smith decides to change his body. 

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Meet Harry Wakefield - he is from London and is an IT systems consultant.

Elementary Podcasts
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In this episode Tess and Ravi talk to Gordon about his adventures making a documentary about whales. Their other guests talk about superpowers. You can also follow Carolina as she’s getting ready to go back to Venezuela for the summer holidays. Is she excited to go home for a visit?

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In the final episode of this season, find out about Magda's new job and how Sarah deals with her intrusive landlord. Harry has some surprising news and Johnny has a big decision.

Talk about: Losing weight
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Do you want to slim down? Get some tips from Annie as she has tried various ways of losing weight.

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Magda receives the result of her job interview, whilst Sarah continues to have problems with her house.

You're hired
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Watch Daniel and Sarah make their presentations to see who can impress Philip and Marcia the most.

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Can Magda get her dream job by following Johnny’s interview advice? Written by Chris Rose.

Talk about: Coventry City football team
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Check out when Neil started his love affair with the Coventry City football team.

A fried breakfast, coffee and orange juice
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The US election was held on November 4th 2008 with voters choosing between Democrat candidate Barack Obama and Republican John McCain.

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Interview advice from poor Johnny the injured footballer. Written by Chris Rose.

Elementary Podcasts
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In this episode Ravi is planning his holiday and tells Tess all about it. Their guests talk about running in the Lake District and special talents. You can also follow Carolina on her weekend trip away. Will everything go to plan?

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'I’ll be rich in 3 years!’ Johnny has a vision of where he will be going!

UK Culture: Population and Demographics
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Do you know how the UK is governed and who lives there? Watch the first of a new series of videos on UK life and institutions. 

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Nikos was an ordinary man. One thing that he did not believe in was superstition. But when so many things that are meant to cause bad luck started bringing him good luck, he began to wonder …

Talk about: Learning languages
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Simon talks about how he managed to learn five to six different languages in a fun and easy way.

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Joe the 4-year-old nephew - is he a pest or just a sweet little boy? Written by Chris Rose.

You're hired
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Marcia writes an email to one of the candidates giving them the news that they have not got the job.

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Alberto took one look at his new neighbours and knew that his life was going to get more difficult. There they were, two of them, as big and as noisy as their car – and smelly and stupid as well.

Talk about: Radiohead
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Check out Hermia's favourite music band - one which plays real music!

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Most historians use paper evidence, such as letters, documents and photographs, but archaeologists learn from the objects left behind by the humans of long ago, like bones and ceramics.

Professionals Podcasts - Products and brands
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Listen to a radio interview in which the future of the Martha Stewart brand is discussed.

UK Culture: What's a University Education Worth?
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Every year, it costs British students more and more to attend university. Students are graduating with larger and larger debts. So is a university degree really worth it?

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Henry is an astronomer. He is very excited because he thinks he might have discovered the beginning of a new star. But then he gets even more exciting news ... he’s going to be a father!

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Sarah will be kicked out of her flat soon and so everyone is on a mission… Written by Chris Rose.

Beating stress
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Do you know you can apply the 'STRESS' theory to reduce stress? Find out more from Emily.

Elementary Podcasts
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In this episode Ravi has hurt his leg and Tess persuades him to go to the doctor. Their guests talk about architect Zaha Hadid and complaining about bad service. You can also follow Carolina as she goes to the hairdresser. Will she get a new look?

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Harry sure is good at his job as he doesn’t come cheap! Written by Chris Rose.

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