Fun English language listening practice from the British Council, the world authority in English language learning.
LearnEnglish Podcasts app is a series of English learning podcasts for you to directly download and enjoy on your Android device. You also have the option to stream.
Each show, with the dynamic duo of Tess and Ravi is 20 minutes long and comes with questions aimed at Elementary learners of English, which you can try and answer while listening to the podcast.
The tapescript also moves in time with the audio to aid listening. This feature is not available when in live streaming mode.
* 3 series of podcasts to date, more to follow
* practice activities for each podcast
* tapescript for supported learning
* connect with Tess and Ravi via Facebook or Twitter.
* Added Spanish and Japanese UI
* Updated background audio, you can listen while doing other things like browsing or playing games.
Audio now plays in the background even when your screen is turned off.
This one is a major update, featuring a complete redesign of the app for a better experience!
* Improved connection stability for streaming
* Download and edit the podcasts to listen offline
* Background downloading, so you can minimise the app when you download the podcasts