As always, Tess and Ravi are back to talk about something people think is typically British. Today it’s the Beatles and pop music in English.

What about you? Has listening to songs helped you learn English? What are your favourite songs? Let us know!

The Premier League is the most-watched football league in the world! Watch interviews with players talking about moving to the UK, do the interactive exercises and leave a comment.

Join Ashlie, Stephen and their friends on a double-decker bus tour of London and see Stephen’s close encounter with a famous clock and bell.

Join Amandeep in battle and find Rob’s help with grammar, lots of exercises, transcripts and lots more!

This fast-moving video series is about the things that make Britain great. Watch the videos, do the exercises and leave your comments!

There are twelve episodes, with two videos each, on a wide variety of topics. Enjoy!

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