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Daily English Online English Language Learning Service15th August 2005

 

The Linguaphone Group announces the signing of the rights to two BBC news and current affairs programmes for Daily English, its award-winning premium online service for English language learners.

As part of the Group's commitment to keeping at the forefront of language learning and technology, from 1st September 2005, there will be one television video article and one radio programme per month that will replace the current Daily English video output.

The television video article will be taken from BBC News 24 – a world news channel which broadcasts 24 hours a day. The radio programme will be BBC Radio's 'From Our Own Correspondent' featuring local stories and reports from BBC journalists around the globe. Both are prestigious, award-winning programmes.

Daily English provides an unrivalled selection of global quality media in one unique system. Delivered via the Internet, it expands the learner’s vocabulary and tests their knowledge via up-to-the-minute articles from newspapers, radio and TV programmes.

English newspapers:
The Guardian
The Daily Telegraph

American newspapers:
The Washington Post
The International Herald Tribune

Television/Radio:
BBC Television’s ‘News 24’
BBC Radio’s ‘From Our Own Correspondent’

Each article and programme is accompanied by article notes, exercises, vocabulary and grammar notes written by a team of qualified teachers, editors and language experts. Together with a brand new 28,000 word dictionary from top UK reference publishers A&C Black, Daily English is now the learning system of choice for English language customers around the world.


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For more information, please contact:

Piera Johnson
Head of Publishing
Linguaphone Group
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)20 8687 6135
Fax: +44 (0)20 8687 6410
Email: piera.johnson@linguaphonegroup.com

 

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