3 Ways To Jumpstart Your Home-Based Business (Intermediate)

Study this episode and any others from the LingQ English Podcast on LingQ! Check it out. There are few things more thrilling in the business world than starting your own business. This excellent article explains how to create your own business start-up and succeed.High-Frequency Words: 82%   Academic Words: 8% A lot of people do not…More

Your Child’s Disability: Life, Love and Hope (Intermediate)

Study this episode and any others from the LingQ English Podcast on LingQ! Check it out. Every child is beautiful, and some of the most beautiful children are born with terrible disabilities. Listen to this article which makes one very important point: finding out that your child has a disability is NOT the end of…More

The YMCA (Advanced)

Want to study this episode as a lesson on LingQ? Give it a try! In today’s episode, Steve talks to Bill Stewart who is the President of the YMCA in Vancouver. Find out what types of activities the “Y” is involved in. This is an advanced English podcast. This morning I’m meeting with Bill Stewart…More

Keys to Success (Intermediate)

Want to study this episode as a lesson on LingQ? Give it a try! Today we hear from John who has some helpful tips on language learning.Difficulty Level: Intermediate How did you learn your native language? That’s one of the questions that Steve Kaufmann asked himself when he designed The Linguist’s advanced English language learning…More

Want Healthy Glowing Skin?

Want to study this episode as a lesson on LingQ? Give it a try! Today we hear a short story written by David Avender about his life and his experiences of change. This is an advanced item and gives a chance to work on some less frequent English words. As the Nasdaq did fall, and…More

Greetings Young and Old

Study the transcript of this episode as a lesson on LingQ, saving the words and phrases you don’t know to your database. Here it is! Today we hear a content item from David entitled Greetings Young and Old from a past issue of our newsletter. David talks about the way people greet each other today…More

All Changes Great and Small (Advanced)

This and all episodes of this podcast are available to study as a lesson on LingQ. Try it here. Today we hear a short story written by David Avender about his life and his experiences of change. This is an advanced item and gives a chance to work on some less frequent English words. As…More

Hiking The Grouse Grind (Intermediate)

Study the transcript of this episode as a lesson on LingQ, saving the words and phrases you don’t know to your database. Here it is! In this episode I just have a conversation with Jill, one of our Linguist tutors, about our weekend’s activities. In particular, Jill talks about the renowned Vancouver hike, “the Grouse…More

French Restaurateur

Study this episode and any others from the LingQ English Podcast on LingQ! Check it out. Here is an interview in which Steve speaks with Brigitte. Brigitte shares some secrets to her French restaurant’s success, along with some tips on French cooking. This is an advanced podcast partly because Brigitte does have a French accent…More

Stanley Park, Vancouver (Intermediate)

This and all episodes of this podcast are available to study as a lesson on LingQ. Try it here. In this podcast, we will hear about Stanley Park in Vancouver, Canada. Stanley Park is considered by many to be the most beautiful park in North America. It may also be the largest urban park as well.…More