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26 November 2009 

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Special English TV

Each Sunday, five of our short features are broadcast on satellite television. Each feature is about four minutes long and has captions



15 Minute Features

People in America (Sunday), This Is America (Monday), Science in the News (Tuesday), Explorations (Wednesday), The Making of a Nation (Thursday), American Mosaic (Friday), American Stories (Saturday)


4 Minute Features

Development Report (Monday), Agriculture Report (Tuesday), Health Report (Wednesday), Education Report (Thursday), Economics Report (Friday)


5 Minute Features

In the News (Saturday), Words and Their Stories (Sunday)


Special English Radio: 30 Minutes of News and Features

Special English news and feature programs use a limited vocabulary and are read at a slower pace than VOA's other English broadcasts.



A weekly five-minute analysis of American English. Lively and topical interviews with English teachers, linguists, authors and other guests. Transcripts and archives: http://www.voanews.com/wordmaster