The Northwind and the Sun – English Fairy Tale

The North Wind and the Sun – An English fairy tale from Aesop’s fables to improve your vocabulary and reading comprehension. You can also select any text and listen to the selected text to improve your listening comprehension. Source of story: Gutenberg Project at www.gutenberg.org The Northwind and the Sun The Northwind and the sun disputed … Read more

English Documentary on Solar Eclipse with Transcript & Flashcards

English Documentary on Solar Eclipse with Transcript & Flashcards to improve your listening and reading comprehension and enrich your vocabulary for IELTS & TOEFL Source of documentary: National Geographic YouTube Channel Solar eclipse A solar eclipse happens when a new Moon moves between the Earth and the Sun, blocking some or all of the Sun’s rays from … Read more

English Documentary on Lunar Eclipse with Transcript & Flashcards

English Documentary on Lunar Eclipse with Transcript & Flashcards to make your listening and reading abilities better and enrich your vocabulary Source of documentary: National Geographic YouTube Channel Lunar eclipse A lunar eclipse happens when the Earth blocks some or all of the Sun’s direct light from reaching the Moon. This cosmic event only takes place during … Read more

English Documentary on Uranus with Transcript

English Documentary on Uranus with Transcript, embedded flashcards and video podcast to improve your listening and reading comprehension and expand your vocabulary Source of documentary: National Geographic YouTube Channel A new neighbor waiting to be discovered In ancient times, humans studied the night sky and discovered the worlds of Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn. But beyond … Read more

English Documentary on Mercury with Transcript

English Documentary on Mercury with Transcript, illustrated flashcards and podcast to improve your listening, reading and vocabulary for IELTS and TOEFL Source of documentary: National Geographic YouTube Channel Mercury The planet Mercury is named after the messenger of the Roman gods because even the ancients could see how swift and fleeting it is in the sky. But … Read more

English Documentary on Solar System with Transcript

English Documentary on Solar System with Transcript with illustrated flashcards and an embedded podcast for IELTS & TOEFL candidates to practice listening, reading and vocabulary Source of documentary: National Geographic YouTube Channel The formation of the solar system Our solar system is one of over 500 known solar systems in the entire Milky Way galaxy. The solar … Read more

Practice Reading & Listening on Stars for IELTS & TOEFL

Practice Reading & Listening on Stars Practice Reading & Listening on Stars for IELTS & TOEFL with a podcast as a documentary from National Geographic YouTube Channel, illustrated flashcards, text-to-speech The genesis of stars Like fireflies on a still summer night, they gently dot and illuminate the infinite velveteen sky. Stars, either millions or billions … Read more

Practice Reading & Listening on Venus for IELTS

Practice Reading & Listening on Venus Practice Reading & Listening on Venus for IELTS and TOEFL with illustrated flashcards, a podcast as a documentary from National Geographic YouTube Channel, text-to-speech functionality transcribed by Mahsa Mohammadi Named after the ancient Roman goddess of beauty, Venus is known for its exceptional brightness in the night sky. But … Read more

Practice Reading & Listening on Jupiter for IELTS & TOEFL

Practice Reading & Listening on Jupiter Practice Reading & Listening on Jupiter for IELTS & TOEFL with authentic materials, illustrated flashcards and text-to-speech from National Geographic YouTube Channel transcribed by Hajar Aziz Zanjani Born from primordial stardust, 4.5 billion years ago, Jupiter was the solar system’s first planet, and much like its namesake, the king … Read more

Practice Reading & Listening on Mars for IELTS

Practice Reading & Listening on Mars Practice Reading & Listening on Mars for IELTS & TOEFL with illustrated flashcards inside the lesson, text-to-speech functionality and a podcast from National Geographic YouTube channel transcribed by Hajar Aziz Zanjani To the ancient Romans the planet Mars was symbolic of blood and war. But to many people today, … Read more