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Just Vocabulary | ESL Podcast for learning SAT and GRE vocabulary

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by Jan Folmer | 11 Sep 2019
Resource Description: Just Vocabulary is a daily 5 minute (audio) podcast aimed at growing your English vocabulary. 
The JustVocabulary podcast is a daily ESL (English as a Second Language) podcast for learners at an intermediate to advanced level from all around the world. The 5-minute audio podcast is aimed at growing your English vocabulary, and it focuses on SAT and GRE vocabulary. The goal is to improve and increase your English vocabulary, and help you with English tests like GRE, SAT, TOEIC, TOEFL, and IELTS. To enhance your learning, you can also access our vocabulary flashcard modules.
The English language has a very large vocabulary, and the goal of the podcast is to share with the listeners the English words that I found whilst reading, listening to audiobooks, watching movies, etc.
Audience: Secondary, Adult, University
Audience Language Proficiency: Advanced
Duration: 5-25 Minutes
Materials and Technology: iTunes, Internet, MP3 files and online Flashcards/quizzes.
Objective(s): Listening skills, expanding vocabulary, speaking
Outcome(s):
 
Activity Description:
  • Download and play a podcast episode, or multiple episodes
  • Create listening comprehension and discussion questions (or use ones we have created at https://justvocabulary.com
  • Let students answer and discuss the content
  • TESOL Interest Section: Adult Education, Computer-Assisted Language Learning, English as a Foreign Language, English for Specific Purposes, Higher Education, Intercultural Communication, Intensive English Programs, Speech, Pronunciation, and Listening, Video and Digital Media