Learn English with the British Council and Premier League

Learn English with the British Council and Premier League

Jack Radford & Rich Moon
Education>Language Learning
400 episodes
The Premier Skills English podcast is a part of a project from the British Council and Premier League for people who are learning English and love football. If you want to know more visit the website https://britishcouncil.org/premierskillsenglish, or get in touch at premierskills@britishcouncil.org.
  • In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Rich, Rowan and Jack are at a restaurant and they discuss their diets and what they know about where their food comes from and the impact it has on the environment. The language focus is on words and phrases connected to food and the environment. In thi...
    Play22m 53s
  • Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Rich and Jack talk about the latest action from the Premier League and have lots of football English for you to learn.Visit the podcast page on Premier Sk...
    Play13m 2s
  • In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Rowan, Jack and Rich organise a surprise party for their friend Jo. The language focus is on phrases connected to invitations. Don't forget to listen to the end of the podcast because we have a new football phrase for you to guess.Visit the podcast page...
    Play25m 2s
  • In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Rich has problems sleeping and Jack thinks he should change his daily routine. The language focus is on words and phrases connected to sleep and healthy routines. In this week's task, we want you to analyse Jack's daily routine and compare it to your ow...
    Play26m 12s
  • Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Rich and Jack talk about the latest action from the Premier League and have lots of football English for you to learn.On the Premier Skills English websit...
    Play10m 24s
  • In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Rich, Rowan and Jack talk about the good causes which the Manchester United player, Marcus Rashford supports. Rowan is inspired by Rashford and decides to organise a charity football match but she needs to persuade Jack and Rich to take part. The langua...
    Play24m 49s
  • Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Rich and Jack talk about the latest action from the Premier League and have lots of football English for you to learn.On the Premier Skills English websit...
    Play13m 9s
  • In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Jack sets Rich and Rowan a DIY challenge. The language focus is on causative forms and reflexive pronouns. In this week's task, we want you to tell us whether you do things yourself or you prefer to get someone else to do things in your house. Don't for...
    Play24m 36s
  • Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Rich and Jack talk about the latest action from the Premier League and have lots of football English for you to learn.On the Premier Skills English websit...
    Play13m 7s
  • In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Rich, Jack and Rowan are talking about returning to the sports they love after a long break due to COVID-19 restrictions. The language focus is on words and phrases connected to well-being and looking after yourself. In this week's task, we want you to...
    Play22m 45s
  • Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Rich and Jack talk about the latest action from the Premier League and have lots of football English for you to learn.On the Premier Skills English websit...
    Play12m 14s
  • In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Rowan rediscovers her Welsh roots and revisits places in Wales she went to when she was a child. The language focus is on words and phrases connected to things that are famous, language connected to the coast & language and language connected to the...
    Play28m 18s
  • Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Rich and Jack talk about the latest action from the Premier League and have lots of football English for you to learn.On the Premier Skills English websit...
    Play13m 14s
  • In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Jack has some big news for Rich and Rowan about the podcast. The language focus is on how we use the words listen and hear and also phrasal verbs with listen and hear. In this week's task, we want you to tell us about the things you listen to and things...
    Play22m 2s
  • Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Rich and Jack talk about the latest action from the Premier League and have lots of football English for you to learn.On the Premier Skills English websit...
    Play13m 57s
  • In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Rich and Jack go to the library because Jack needs to return some books. The language focus is on words and phrases we use in libraries and to talk about books. In this week's task, we want you to tell us about the last book you read. Don't forget to li...
    Play25m 15s
  • Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Rich, Laura and Jack talk about the latest action from the Premier League and have lots of football English for you to learn.On the Premier Skills English...
    Play13m 41s
  • In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Jack and Rich host a quiz about UK cities on a radio show. The language focus is on question forms. In this week's task, we want you to write a quiz question about a city in your country and a city in the UK. Don't forget to listen to the end of the pod...
    Play25m 27s
  • Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Rich, Laura and Jack talk about the latest action from the Premier League and have lots of football English for you to learn.On the Premier Skills English...
    Play13m 46s
  • In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Jack and Rich are watching their team on the TV. Their team is losing and they're not happy. The language focus is on football English and words and phrases we use when our team is losing and we also take a look at the phrase if only and pronunciation o...
    Play17m 39s
  • Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Rich, Laura and Jack talk about the latest action from the Premier League and have lots of football English for you to learn.On the Premier Skills English...
    Play13m 53s
  • In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Rich and Jack go to a car showroom because Jack is thinking of buying an electric car. The language focus is on words and phrases we use to talk about the environment. In this week's task, we want you to tell us if you would buy an electric vehicle. Don...
    Play20m 41s
  • Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Rich, Laura and Jack talk about the latest action from the Premier League and have lots of football English for you to learn.On the Premier Skills English...
    Play13m 54s
  • Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Rich, Laura and Jack talk about the latest action from the Premier League and have lots of football English for you to learn.On the Premier Skills English...
    Play12m 55s
  • In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Jack, Rowan and Rich revisit our series of podcasts called 'English & the UK' which focus on different cities in the UK. The city they are visiting in this episode is Edinburgh and the language focus is on words and phrases connected to countries, S...
    Play24m 27s
  • Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Rich, Laura and Jack talk about the latest action from the Premier League and have lots of football English for you to learn.On the Premier Skills English...
    Play12m 18s
  • In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Jack, Rich and Rowan are doing some sight-seeing and decide to visit a football museum and a castle. The language focus is on making suggestions and phrases we use when things fail to meet our expectations and when they exceed our expectations. In this...
    Play30m 16s
  • Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Rich, Laura and Jack talk about the latest action from the Premier League and have lots of football English for you to learn.On the Premier Skills English...
    Play13m 20s
  • In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Jack, Rich and Rowan visit London and need to use the underground. The language focus is on travelling on the underground. You will learn words and phrases to suggest ways of travelling, buy tickets, read tube maps and follow directions. In this week's...
    Play29m 15s
  • Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Rich, Laura and Jack talk about the latest action from the Premier League and have lots of football English for you to learn.On the Premier Skills English...
    Play12m 35s
  • In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Rowan and Jack go to a restaurant. The language focus is on language connected to restaurants. You will learn words and phrases for booking a table, ordering food, special requirements and paying the bill. In this week's task, we want you to order a mea...
    Play27m 48s
  • Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Rich, Laura and Jack talk about the latest action from the Premier League and have lots of football English for you to learn. On the Premier Skills Englis...
    Play12m 50s
  • In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Rich and Rowan hire a car from Jack's rentals. The language focus is on words and phrases connected to hiring a car. In this week's task, we want you to tell us about something that you think is a rip-off. Don't forget to listen to the end of the podcas...
    Play27m 3s
  • Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Rich, Laura and Jack talk about the latest action from the Premier League and have lots of football English for you to learn. On the Premier Skills Englis...
    Play10m 53s
  • In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Jack, Rich and Rowan are staying at a hotel. The language focus is on checking in, hotel facilities and making a complaint. In this week's task, we want you to make a complaint and respond to some complaints. Don't forget to listen to the end of the pod...
    Play26m 17s
  • Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Rich, Laura and Jack talk about the latest action from the Premier League and have lots of football English for you to learn.On the Premier Skills English...
    Play13m 49s
  • In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Jack, Rich and Rowan talk about memorable trips by road, rail and air. The language focus is on words connected to catching buses, trains and planes. In this week's task, we want you to tell us about a memorable trip by road, rail or air that you been o...
    Play29m 19s
  • Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Rich, Laura and Jack talk about the latest action from the Premier League and have lots of football English for you to learn.On the Premier Skills English...
    Play13m 45s
  • In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Rowan invites Rich and Jack to football training. The language focus is on words connected to participation and improvement as well as some words you might hear at football training. In this week's task, we want you to tell us how you use technology to...
    Play26m 33s
  • Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Rich, Laura and Jack talk about the latest action from the Premier League and have lots of football English for you to learn.On the Premier Skills English...
    Play13m 44s
  • In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Jack, Rich and Rowan try out virtual cycling. The language focus is on words connected to fitness and technology. In this week's task, we want you to tell us how you use technology to improve your fitness and give a Premier Skills English fitness score...
    Play25m 28s
  • Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Rich, Laura and Jack talk about the latest action from the Premier League and have lots of football English for you to learn.On the Premier Skills English...
    Play13m 35s
  • In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Rich, Jack and Rowan go for a bike ride in the countryside. The language focus is on words connected to bikes and the countryside. In this week's task, we want you to design a cycle route in the countryside and give a Premier Skills English fitness scor...
    Play23m 18s
  • Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Rich, Laura and Jack talk about the latest action from the Premier League and have lots of football English for you to learn.On the Premier Skills English...
    Play13m 53s
  • In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Rich, Jack and Rowan go for a swim. The language focus is on words and phrases connected to swimming and swimming pools. In this week's task, we want you to tell us about your experience of swimming and give a Premier Skills English fitness score for th...
    Play23m 5s
  • Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Rich, Laura and Jack talk about the latest action from the Premier League and have lots of football English for you to learn.On the Premier Skills English...
    Play12m 19s
  • Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Rich, Laura and Jack talk about the latest action from the Premier League and have lots of football English for you to learn.On the Premier Skills English...
    Play12m 40s
  • In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Rich, Jack and Rowan go to a fitness class. The language focus is on words and phrases we use to encourage and support others. In this week's task, we want you to tell us about your experience with fitness classes and give a Premier Skills English fitne...
    Play19m 46s
  • Premier Vocabulary is a mini-podcast for you to learn football English one word at a time. We have three different levels for you: easy, medium and hard.Visit the lesson page on Premier Skills English > Skills > Listen > Premier Vocabulary - Hard - Pins and needles to read the transcript an...
    Play3m 37s
  • Premier Vocabulary is a mini-podcast for you to learn football English one word at a time. We have three different levels for you: easy, medium and hard.Visit the lesson page on Premier Skills English > Skills > Listen > Premier Vocabulary - Medium - Take up to read the transcript and join...
    Play4m 37s
  • Premier Vocabulary is a mini-podcast for you to learn football English one word at a time. We have three different levels for you: easy, medium and hard.Visit the lesson page on Premier Skills English > Skills > Listen > Premier Vocabulary - Easy - Keep fit to read the transcript and join t...
    Play3m 55s