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TFT: La vuelta al mundo

¡Hola! This Tuesday, we’re listening to La vuelta al mundo by Puerto Rican group, Calle 13. Their music is a fusion of a number of styles, notably hip-hop and Puerto

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TFT: La chanson de Prévert

Bonjour tout le monde ! This week’s Tune for Tuesday comes from French singer-songwriter Serge Gainsbourg. Often considered one of the greats of French popular music, he wrote songs influenced

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CBF Mag 1.07 | Parlons breton !

We’re heading to north-western France for this episode of the Coffee Break French Magazine to discover more about the Breton language and culture. As ever, you’ll be able to listen

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TFT: La danza

Ciao a tutti! We couldn’t possibly talk about Italian music without mentioning Italian opera. We’re sure that many of you are familiar with Luciano Pavarotti, an Italian operatic tenor (the term

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Learn where and when it suits you

Here at Coffee Break Languages we believe that there are many ways to learn a language, and it’s not always the case that you need to go out to an evening class on a cold Tuesday night in winter! On our YouTube channel we feature tips and tricks for language learners. In this video, our CEO, Mark Pentleton, explains how language learning can happen even in the most unlikely places.