6 Minute Vocabulary

6 Minute Vocabulary


Build your English vocabulary in six minutes. Every Monday join two of our presenters and hear about different ways to develop your vocabulary knowledge and skills.


Uncountable nouns  

Knowledge, money, happiness and advice: Neil and Catherine look at uncountable nouns.

Time expressions with 'in', 'on' and 'at'  

Neil is going to a wedding on Saturday, but Catherine likes to relax at the weekend. Listen to Neil and Catherine talk about time expressions with 'in', 'on' and 'at'


My sixty-year-old mother-in-law did a ten-foot dive into the swimming pool and was greatly admired. Why do we use hyphens in some of those phrases but not in others?

Words with double letters  

Catherine and Finn talk about spelling words with double letters.

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