Tag Archives: News Words (VOA Learning English)

News Words: Youthquake – VOA Learning English (Feb 22, 2018)

The Oxford Dictionary’s word of 2017 is youthquake. Learn the meaning of youthquake with Jonathan and Caty in this week’s News Words. This video was originally published on VOC Learning English and reproduced here with permission. Courtesy: Voice of America

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News Words: Watershed – VOA Learning English (Jan 26, 2018)

What does the word “watershed” have in common with history and water? Learn the answer in this week’s News Words. This video was originally published on VOC Learning English and reproduced here with permission. Courtesy: Voice of America

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News Words: Bureaucracy – VOA Learning English (Dec 07, 2017)

In a bureaucracy, one can expect a lot of paperwork and wait times. This video was originally published on VOC Learning English and reproduced here with permission. Courtesy: Voice of America

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News Words: Empathy – VOA Learning English (Aug 31, 2017)

Empathy is a human trait. Find out what it means in the week’s News Words. This video was originally published on VOC Learning English and reproduced here with permission. Courtesy: Voice of America

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News Words: Dissent – VOA Learning English (Aug 10, 2017)

Does your government put restrictions on dissent? This was originally published on www.learningenglish.voanews.com and reproduced here with permission. Courtesy: Voice of America

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