December 2014 Article & Recording

Welcome to the nation's capital!

This month we visit Washington, DC, the capital of the United States of America. Take a mini-tour of the city, learn some history and see beautiful pictures of this picturesque city.

Open the newsletter

Click this link (or on the photo below) to open the newsletter. It's a PDF file so you can print the newsletter if you want.

You can also get the vocabulary definitions in the PDF and you'll probably learn some new vocabulary words in the article too.

Audio Recording

Click the player below to listen to the audio recording. You can either open the newsletter in a new video and listen and read or print out the newsletter. Or  you can just practice listening without reading. If you can try to read the newsletter out loud to yourself it will be great speaking practice for you!

Time to Practice!

Ready to leave a comment?

  • Have you ever visited Washington, DC? What was your favorite part of the city? What things did you do?
  • What is the capital of your country? Did you visit this city? What is it like?
  • What type of government do you have?
  • It's the end of 2014.... what do you plan on doing for New Year's?

Looking forward to hearing from you!


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