Shocking Events That Made History | Episode 5

Shocking Events That Made History | Episode 5

Welcome to a new episode of our series Shocking Events That Made History. Belief systems have been with us since the start of civilization—and for just as long religion has been a source of immeasurable joy and challenges. Corrupt leaders, blind persecution—the stories are as old as history and affect people around the world, from all walks of life. And yet through the cycles of fear, destruction, and imbalance, faith prevails in whatever form it takes. In today’s episode, we will focus on shocking events that have to do with religion.

Vaccination | Short Reads

Vaccination | Short Reads

VACCINATION “You’ll just feel a little jab.” Ouch! That wasn’t too bad, and it could save your life. Most of us have had “shots” from a needle. These are usually vaccinations, and they are extremely valuable. They help protect us against diseases. VIRUSES Most...

Red Dead Redemption Episode 1 | On the Run

Life in the wild west was coming to an age of law and order and the remaining outlaws and gunslingers were being hunted by the law and the few gangs are running for their lives. We will meet Arthur Morgan, Dutch and the rest of the gang in their most dire moments when they are running away for their lives. With the law chasing them and the few rivaling gangs left, life for Arthur and his friends is far from its glorious past few years.

Lobsters | Short Reads

Lobsters | Short Reads

LOBSTERS Can you grow a new body when you get too big for your old one? Of course not. But lobsters can. They keep growing their whole life. As a lobster grows, it often molts. This means that it grows a new shell and casts off its old one. It even regrows any legs or...

Great Mysteries Series | Episode 4

Great Mysteries Series | Episode 4

In this episode of our series Great Mysteries, we’re going to talk about mysteries related to religion, myth and the supernatural. Faith, hope, and a bit of spookiness allow many mysteries to endure. These mystical places, people, and objects are legendary.

The Great Wall of China | Short Reads

The Great Wall of China | Short Reads

GREAT WALL OF CHINA Imagine a huge wall stretching for thousands of miles across the land. The wall winds through hills, climbs mountains, and crosses deserts. If you visit China you can see a wall like this. The Great Wall of China, as it is known, is the longest...

The Art of Horace Pippin | Word Power

The Art of Horace Pippin | Word Power

In today’s Word Power episode, we will talk about the art of Horace Pippin. There are many things in this life that we call art, and art does not take our understanding of any of the intricacies of color, light and shade, or the many different techniques there are in art, and that’s why art is truly for everyone. You might have heard of Da Vinci, Picasso, Monet and other great and famous painters, but in today’s Word Power episode, we will talk about one of the less talked about great painters of the twentieth century — we will talk about the art of Horace Pippin, and we will learn ten new words in the context of our story for today.

The Last of Us Episode 01 | All Is Lost

Welcome to English Plus Learning Video Series, The Last of Us Episode 1, All Is Lost. You will watch the first episode of The Last of Us Learning Video Series and you will learn a few words and expressions as you watch. What seemed to be a happy birthday night turned out to be full of horror, heartache, and loss.

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