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KA WORDCAST: Listen and Learn! LESSON THIRTY-NINE The Right to Sing

Listen to KA Wordcast: Listen and Learn! LESSON THIRTY-NINE HERE!   Find us on Facebook!   In today’s lesson, entitled The Right to Sing, you will listen to a passage about how a simple little song became a household word, so to speak. You will also learn a what a copyright is and what laws protect music and other original…

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el nino

KA WORDCAST: Listen and Learn LESSON THIRTY-EIGHT: Oh No! Another El Niño!

Listen to KA Wordcast: Listen and Learn LESSON THIRTY-EIGHT HERE!   Find us on Facebook!   In today’s lesson, entitled Oh No! Another El Niño!, you will listen to a passage about how the unusual warming of surface waters in the South Pacific affects the weather all across the globe. Listen carefully to the passage and then answer the questions…

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real or fake christmas tree

KA WORDCAST: Listen and Learn LESSON THIRTY-SEVEN O Christmas Tree!

Listen to KA Wordcast: Listen and Learn LESSON THIRTY-SEVEN HERE!   Find us on Facebook!   In today’s lesson, entitled O Christmas Tree! you will listen to a passage about how the Christmas tree tradition got started and about the real-vs.-artificial Christmas tree debate. Listen carefully to the passage and then answer the questions that follow. It’s always a good…

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nobel prize

KA WORDCAST: Listen and Learn LESSON THIRTY-SIX: From Dynamite to Peace

Listen to KA Wordcast: Listen and Learn LESSON THIRTY-SIX HERE!    Find us on Facebook!    In today’s lesson, entitled From Dynamite to Peace, you will listen to a passage about how Swedish scientist Alfred Nobel developed a safe and effective explosive for industrial use. You will also learn why he established the Nobel Prizes to honor those people who…

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star wars poster

KA WORDCAST: Listen and Learn LESSON THIRTY-FIVE: A Long Time Ago, In a Galaxy Far, Far Away

Listen to KA Wordcast:  Listen and Learn LESSON THIRTY-FIVE HERE!   Find us on Facebook!   In today’s lesson, entitled A Long Time Ago, in a Galaxy Far, Far Away, you will listen to a passage about how Star Wars influenced the Hollywood film industry and why some collectors are willing to pay thousands of dollars for vintage Star Wars…

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