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Cucumber or grapes? What happens when two monkeys do the same task but get 'paid' in different ways? Watch this funny video to find out how monkeys react to inequality.
Orang-utans use sticks to catch insects, but do you think they would use human tools? Watch this video and find out!
Can elephants learn to work together to complete a task that they cannot achieve on their own?
Learn words for some farm animals and pets by doing these exercises.
Do these vocabulary exercises and learn the names of some birds, insects and other animals.
Do these exercises and learn the names of some wild animals.
LearnEnglish Podcasts is back! Join Adam, Tess, Ravi and a new presenter for Series 4 as they talk about pets and whether it's true that the British are crazy about animals. Please join us, and let us know what you think!
After a breakfast of fresh eggs, Stephen helps the farmer while Ashlie prepares for lunch.
This time, Stephen's left 'holding the baby'... or the dog, anyway!
Joe visits an animal shelter and learns how wild animals live in the city.
Tess and Ravi talk about a scary monster. But there's something worse than monsters; Adam and Rob say goodbye!
My friend is afraid of spiders. This isn't very unusual; a lot of people are afraid of spiders. But my friend isn't just afraid of spiders, she is totally, completely and utterly terrified of them …
Do you know that cats' characters can change? Find out more from Dave about his two cuddly cats whose personalities vary with the countries they live in.
Johnny, Olivia and Fadi all offer jobs to Harry. What should he do? Written by Chris Rose.
A wild pig outside your window? Can you imagine that in the city centre? Listen to Jannie's strange encounter with the wild boar.
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