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Digital art of a tortoise standing on papers. Today in our English listening practice lesson, we’ll discuss how scientists are learning from animals about growing old.

Growing Old An English Listening Topic That Interests Everyone At Some Point In Their Lives Ep 562

Today we will explore an English listening practice topic which interests us all: ageing. We will discover what scientists are learning from animals that live a long time, or ones that live brief lives. And what that means for us aging humans. So join us and learn to speak English with our fun listen and learn approach to language learning.

Published

August 08, 2022

💬 Words: 2781

Length 14 min

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A close-up photo of a hand holding a pill between finger and thumb. In a recent UCL study, researchers say that serotonin imbalance does not cause depression. English listening practice topic.

No Clear Evidence Low Serotonin Levels Cause Depression Ep 560

Today our English listening practice topic is about depression, anti-depressants and serotonin. A recent research paper says serotonin has little or nothing to do with depression! So wait a minute, the primary treatment we have to help people with depression treats serotonin, and serotonin has little or nothing to do with depression. How could we possibly take so long to discover something this fundamental? With so many people taking these pills, there is a lot to talk about.

Published

August 01, 2022

💬 Words: 3208

Length 17 min

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Coal power station towers billowing smoke. The hottest summer ever and climate change in the UK. That’s the topic for today’s English listening practice lesson.

You Don't Have To Learn English From Boring Text Books Ep 558

The hottest summer ever and climate change in the UK. That’s the topic for today’s English listening practice lesson. Here’s a great video-podcast that explains the concept of climate change and talks about the hottest UK summer ever. Let me know if you have questions. I’m always happy to help! You don’t have to learn English from boring text books. Learn English by listening to topics that you want to engage with.

Published

July 25, 2022

💬 Words: 2648

Length 14 min

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A lone marathon runner, running down a city road. Improve your English vocabulary and learn more about the UK with a conversation in English.

Learn English With A UK News Conversation Ep 556

Today we are just going to listen to a conversation about the UK news in English. We cover the main UK news headlines and talk about Boris, our PM, being kicked out. Sounds pretty simple stuff, right? But you should think of your brain as an amazing language learning muscle. A muscle that needs lots and lots of exercise! Adept English is your language learning gym!

Published

July 18, 2022

💬 Words: 2433

Length 13 min

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People waiting in a doctors surgery waiting area. Enjoy English lessons with interesting topics and lessons.

Amazing English Lessons-The NHS Ep 555

It's hard to stay motivated when learning English. Adept English is here to help you learn by making English interesting, not boring. In this English listening practice lesson, we talk about one of the many things that makes the UK different from much of the world. The National Health Service, anyone in the UK, would call it the NHS. A system of health care that is free at the point of access for everyone in the UK. Sounds amazing, right? Who wouldn’t want free healthcare?

Published

July 14, 2022

💬 Words: 3140

Length 16 min

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A shopping trolley in the middle of an aisle in a supermarket. An IELTS listening practice lesson on shopping in a British supermarket.

English Listening Practice Shopping For Food Ep 554

An English listening practice lesson for anyone learning to speak English as a foreign language. It will help you with the specific English listening skills you need for the IELTS test and provide the real world English language needed to use in a British supermarket. Listen to the end of the lesson and you will find a practice quiz which you can join in, and my own views on how the British think of supermarkets.

Published

July 11, 2022

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