Make us homepage
Add to Favorites
FAIL (the browser should render some flash content, not this).

Main page » Periodicals » Spotlight Audio 4/2011

Spotlight Audio 4/2011


English is spoken in different ways around the world. Spotlight Audio gives you not only American English and British English, but often Australian, South African, Irish and other regional forms of pronunciation in 60 minutes of interviews, exercises and dialogues connected to Spotlight magazine.

This month, Spotlight Audio presents some of the poetic language of the King James Bible, first published 400 years ago in 1611. Listen here to the track in which we introduce this topic.

This month's contents

1. Introduction

World View
2. Arms and the farmer

A Day in My Life
3. Actress Shannon Rattey

Britain Today
4. How very Middleton of you

Travel: Miami
5. Introduction to Miami
6. My kind of Miami (excerpt)
7. An Art Deco tour
8. Miami quiz

Around Oz
9. Everybody’s got a tattoo

Replay: recent news events
10. Introduction
11. The Arab protests
12. The Irish election
13. The supercomputer

14. Are you careful about expressing your political opinion?

Language: The King James Bible
15. Introduction to biblical English
16. A labour of love (excerpt)
17. King James Bible reading
18. Exercise: Idioms from the Bible

Peggy's Place
19. Sad times

Everyday English
20. Gardening

English at Work
21. Dear Ken: Can you help me understand difficult speakers?

Short Story
22. "Tony meets the General"

23. Conclusion

Total playing time 61:40

Link include audio and answer key

Purchase Spotlight Audio 4/2011 from
Dear user! You need to be registered and logged in to fully enjoy We recommend registering or logging in.

Tags: Spotlight, Audio, English, presents, language, month