BBC Learning English Drama
Dramas for English language learners.
Every Friday you can improve your English by listening to a drama specially created for English language learners.
Listen to retellings of classic stories and bespoke dramas on specific topics.
Jamaica Inn, Ep 2: 15 May 15
Mary arrives at Jamaica Inn and meets her Aunt Patience and Uncle Joss. Immediately she discovers what a mean and scary man her uncle is. He sets the rules and tells her what to do. On her second day there she discovers a locked room – what is inside? Jamaica Inn is based on the original story by Daphne du Maurier.
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Jamaica Inn, Ep 1: 08 May 15
It's time to hear Jamaica Inn - the first episode of our new drama. It's based on the original story by Daphne du Maurier. When Mary's mother dies, she goes to live with her aunt and uncle who run the Jamaica Inn. It lies in a remote and bleak corner of England. On her journey there she is warned to keep away. But why?
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Alice in Wonderland, Ep 9: 24 Apr 15
Alice finds herself at a trial. Did the Knave of Hearts steal the Queen's tarts? What does the Hatter know about it - and what's that funny feeling Alice is having?
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Alice in Wonderland, Ep 8: 17 Apr 15
Now Alice has finally found the beautiful garden she gets to play croquet with the Queen. Is it possible to play croquet with a hedgehog as a ball? And if the Queen wants to chop off everyone's head, is Alice in danger?
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Alice in Wonderland, Ep 6: 03 Apr 15
Someone inside the Duchess's house is angry - but who? The Duchess's baby is making some very strange sounds and the Cheshire-Cat smiles while the cook throws things. Will Alice meet anyone who isn't mad?
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Alice in Wonderland, Ep 5: 27 Mar 15
Alice is beginning to wonder who she is, when a caterpillar gives her some advice about a magical mushroom. But is it good advice – and who thinks Alice is a snake? While you listen to the audio, see how many examples of state verbs you can spot. Then take a look at the transcript to see them in bold.
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Alice in Wonderland, Ep 3: 13 Mar 15
Alice meets all sorts of creatures as she swims around in a pool of her own tears. She joins in a Caucus-race: but how can you win a race with no rules? And who will give the prizes?
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Alice in Wonderland, Ep 2: 6 Mar 15
Alice can't stay the same size for more than a few minutes! When she's big, she cries a pool of tears. What will happen to her when she gets smaller again?
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Frankenstein, Ep 10: 20 Feb 15
The Creature reappears in the Arctic and boards the boat which has rescued Viktor Frankenstein.
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Frankenstein, Ep 9: 13 Feb 15
Viktor Frankenstein gets married and is happy again. But will it last long?
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