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Learning English through YouTube Video – with Transcript – News – South Sudan

Transcript From December last year until March this year, parts of South Sudans Jonglei State became a wasteland. A vista of burned villages, of human remains, of unmarked graves, filled with victims too old to defend themselves or too young … Continue reading

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English Shadowing with YouTube Video – News – Lonesome George

Transcript Lonesome George was the rarest creature in the world and something of an ambassador for the Galapagos national park. He was discovered in 1972, until then scientists thought the giant tortoise subspecies from Pinta Island was extinct. His discovery … Continue reading

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ESL LISTENING COMPREHENSION – YouTube Video – News – with Transcript

Transcript (0:00) Well, they are pesky, annoying, and a dreaded part of summer here in the South. We are talking about mosquitoes and they are coming out earlier this season. WDSU’s Patrick Robert tells us that this could mean you … Continue reading

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English through YouTube Video – News – with Transcript – Shadowing Training

Transcript (0:00) Also, a court says the New Orleans traffic camera system is unconstitutional. The ruling is the latest low for a group of citizens trying to shut down the cameras. WDSU reporter Travers Mackel joins us live now to … Continue reading

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Learning English with YouTube Video – Weather Forecast – WESH 2 News

TRANSCRIPT Hi everybody I am meteorologist Amy Sweezey, well we continue to talk about our fire danger across central Florida today. We will see a few showers but they will be well off the coast, the inland areas will be … Continue reading

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ESL Listening Exercise – YouTube Video with Script – News – 911 call center gets additional funding

SCRIPT NORMAN: . . . and now this I-Team update. More money could soon be heading to the embattled 911 call center in New Orleans. The additional funding comes after a series of I-Team investigations into a high number of … Continue reading

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Learning English with YouTube Video – News – Justin Bieber Boxing With Mike Tyson

Script ANNOUNCER: You are watching America This Morning, America’s number one early morning news. WOMAN: Time to check The Pulse stories you are going to be talking about on the Tuesday and we start with the Biebs run-in with a … Continue reading

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