A Global Language

  Transcript: Voice 1  Welcome to Spotlight. I’m Liz Waid. Voice 2  And I’m Adam Navis. Spotlight uses a special English method of broadcasting. It is easier for people to understand – no matter where in the world they live. Voice 3  Saluton. Voice 4  Saluton. Kiel vi fartas? Voice 3  Bonege, dankon. Voice 1  …

A Dream of Peace

  Transcript: Voice 1 Welcome to Spotlight. I’m Ryan Geertsma. Voice 2 And I’m Robin Basselin. Spotlight uses a special English method of broadcasting. It is easier for people to understand, no matter where in the world they live. Voice 3 «June 4, 1968. If only I had wings. I would fly back to our…

Where There is Life

  Transcript: Voice 1 Welcome to Spotlight. I’m Robin Basselin. Voice 2 And I’m Ryan Geertsma. Spotlight uses a special English method of broadcasting. It is easier for people to understand, no matter where in the world they live. Voice 3 «A question brought me to the point of ending my life when I was…

What Makes a Great Love Story?

  Transcript: Voice 1 Hello and welcome to Spotlight. I’m Marina Santee. Voice 2 And I’m Adam Navis. This programme uses a special English method of broadcasting. It is easier for people to understand, no matter where in the world they live. Voice 1 February the 14th is Valentine’s Day! People in many countries celebrate…

Valentine’s Day: All About Love

  Transcript: Voice 1 Thank you for joining us for today’s Spotlight program. I’m Liz Waid. Voice 2 And I’m Rebekah Schipper. Spotlight uses a special English method of broadcasting. It is easier for people to understand, no matter where in the world they live. Voice 1 It happened 1,700 years ago, in Rome. The…

Tim Howard: Football Role Model

  Transcript: Voice 1  Welcome to Spotlight. I’m Liz Waid. Voice 2  And I’m Colin Lowther. Spotlight uses a special English method of broadcasting. It is easier for people to understand – no matter where in the world they live. Voice 1  A group of men play football on a large field. They kick the…

This Word is Just OK

  Transcript: Voice 1   Welcome to Spotlight. I’m Robin Basselin. Voice 2   And I’m Luke Haley. Spotlight uses a special English method of broadcasting. It is easier for people to understand, no matter where in the world they live. Voice 1                                                   Does your language use any English words? Yes? No? Hello? Voice…

The World’s Favorite Drug

  Transcript: Voice 1  Welcome to Spotlight. I’m Liz Waid. Voice 2  And I’m Luke Haley. Spotlight uses a special English method of broadcasting. It is easier for people to understand, no matter where in the world they live. Voice 1  In 1819, a young German doctor discovered a drug. The doctor’s name was Friedlieb…

The Science of Breaking Up

  Transcript: Voice 1  Welcome to Spotlight. I’m Liz Waid. Voice 2  And I’m Luke Haley. Spotlight uses a special English method of broadcasting. It is easier for people to understand, no matter where in the world they live. Voice 3  “So this is what the stories meant when they called somebody heartsick. Your heart…

The History of Money

  Transcript: Voice 1  Welcome to Spotlight. I’m Katy Blake. Voice 2  And I’m Christy VanArragon. Spotlight uses a special English method of broadcasting. It is easier for people to understand, no matter where in the world they live. Voice 1  Small, shiny shells. Round metal coins. Colourful paper. Square pieces of plastic. What do…