6 Minute Vocabulary

5 EpisodesProduced by BBC RadioWebsite

Build your English vocabulary in six minutes. Every Monday join two of our presenters and hear about different ways to develop your vocabulary knowledge and skills.

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New words

September 16th, 2019


New words appear all the time, but how and what do they mean? Find out in this programme.

Weather words

September 9th, 2019


How do we describe the weather? Rob and Catherine discuss it in this 6 Minute Vocabulary.


September 2nd, 2019


Mail and male... Learn about words that sound the same but have different spellings.

Compound nouns

August 26th, 2019


Ice cream, popcorn... Learn about nouns made up of a combination of two words.

6 Minute Vocabulary: Academic Vocabulary

March 19th, 2018


Neil and Finn's top tips for dealing with specialist vocabulary

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