What is Big City Small World?
Big City Small World is an audio soap opera. Soap opera is a term used to describe a fictional radio or television programme that often follows the lives of a group of people. The storyline for the soap often spans several episodes and each show ends with a promise that the storyline will be continued in the next episode.
Are the characters based on real people?
No, they are not – they are purely fictional.
Are there any learning activities with the audio?
Yes, for each episode there will be some comprehension questions, vocabulary and grammar exercises, and of course a complete transcript of the episode.
What should I do if I don't understand something?
Leave a comment asking a question about the part you don't understand and one of the LearnEnglish Team will try to help you.