1. Added Video Contents (with subtitle)
2. Enhanced Vocabulary Book
3. Bug fix
This application is by far the most full-up and update the fastest, while covering the primary, intermediate and advanced English learners's VOA, PBS listening application.
This application includes the latest VOA Special English,VOA Standard English, and PBS news programs, and January 2013, a total of more than 3,500 articles, divided into 89 categories, articles updated daily. You will be able to find your topic of interest and news;
VOA Special English is designed for non-English-speaking countries, the beginner English listeners made a simple, standardized English broadcasts, vocabulary than is strictly limited to the the 1500 Americans most commonly used basic word within ; speech rate of approximately 90 words / min, the sentence is simple, clear, suitable for beginners english learners.
VOA Standard English is the the Americans everyday use of standardized terminology, its broadcasting speed of not less than 140 words / minute, more than 4,000 vocabulary and longer sentences, complex structure, informative. Suitable for intermediate english learners.
News PBS (PBS News) reported that U.S. domestic news and current affairs debate, generally more than talk show, talk show guests Individually, rate of speech and accent in these programs, you can experience the real Americans dialogue English, speech rate slightly faster than the standard English. For advanced english learners.
- October 07, 2012 Initial release
- December 31, 2012 New version 1.0.4
- January 15, 2013 New version 1.0.6
- February 06, 2013 New version 1.0.8
- June 03, 2013 New version 1.0.9
- January 07, 2014 New version 1.1.0
- May 05, 2014 New version 1.2.0
- May 15, 2014 New version 1.2.1