Magazine - Grameen Bank
18

"I felt ashamed of myself for being part of a society which could not provide even twenty-seven dollars to forty-two hardworking, skilled human beings," so Muhammed Yunus started his own bank.

Elementary Podcasts
147

Persuading people to do things, Zaha Hadid, comparing things, complaining about bad service, Carolina goes to the hairdresser's, a joke, comparatives, telling the time.

Professionals Podcasts - Viral marketing
20

Listen to part of a radio programme where people are talking about viral marketing.

Poems: Starshine and non-being
8

This Taoist poem shows that trying to label something can make a non-existent thing wrongly seem as if it had concrete or material existence, as Starshine finds out when he questions Non-Being.

UK Culture: New words
63

New words and phrases are continually entering the English language. Listen to this Trend UK episode and find out if you are a screenager or even perhaps a splod!

A Visitor to The Star
25

Anna Winter pulled on her Gucci sunglasses and sprayed herself with extra-strength mosquito repellent. How could she be an award-winning journalist if she had to stay in bad hotels and eat bad food?

How to pay a compliment
138

Learn the tricks of paying compliments.

Elementary Podcasts: Tess & Ravi
143

Reacting to good news, Formula One, ball games, telling the truth, Carolina takes a jacket back to a shop, a joke, 'everybody' and 'nobody', 'actually'.

UK Culture: Manners
33

Did you know that manners are all about a reduction of violence between people? If you don't believe it, have a listen to this.

UK Culture: Creative Industries
20

Creative industries play a key role in the UK economy. Listen and find out what it's like to live and work as a young professional in the UK.

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