Enter the terms teens in the uk wish to search for. This section has texts and videos with a UK focus. You can improve your reading and listening skills and learn about UK culture at the same time. There are exercises and worksheets on every page.
Watch videos with a UK focus. Learn about UK culture and practise your listening at the same time. Britain is a sport-loving nation, and it’s the birthplace of some of the world’s favourite sports. Join Richard as he visits Silverstone, home of Formula 1, and Wembley Stadium, the ‘temple of football’. What kind of homes will we live in in the future? What kind of technology will we have? Watch this video for a glimpse of the homes of tomorrow.
Read texts with a UK focus. Learn about UK culture and practise your reading at the same time. There are so many ways to discover, buy and listen to music. Read more to find out about the exciting music culture in the UK! Do you have your lunch at school or do you go home for lunch? Find out why in this article. In this section you can watch animated videos of five of Shakespeare’s most famous plays.
You can also read short stories and poems written by British authors. Do you have anything delivered to your door? Maybe the newspaper or a magazine? Maybe a bottle of milk, or even a carton of orange juice? Have you ever seen any photos of your parents when they were younger? Watch short films created by young people in the UK and practise your listening at the same time.
Do you have a best friend? In this film, David talks about his relationship with his best mate Neil. 15-year-old reporter Jack goes to the press conference for the new Disney film Tomorrowland and asks George Clooney a tricky question. Listen to new, British music from the British Council’s Selector music radio show and practise your English at the same time. Honne are a British electronic-soul duo from Somerset in the UK. They have performed on the British Council’s Selector music show.