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Rowan Atkinson: A British Comedian

Listen here listen to ‘Rowan Atkinson: A British Comedian’ on Audioboo // Rowan Atkinson started his TV comedy show “Mr Bean“ on New Year’s Day,1990. Since then, it has become very popular throughout the world. The main character, the hapless Mr. Bean, resembles a modern-day Charlie Chaplin. Atkinson has also starred in several comedy movies.…
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Policeman Entertains Passersby

Listen here Click to listen // Policemen are often thought of as strict officials who hand out fines. This was not the case in Prague recently where surprised pedestrians looked on as a policeman played an outdoor public piano. The policeman proved his musical talent by playing River Flows in You -- well known to the fans of the Twilight series.…
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Punch Magazine

Listen here Click to listen Audio by Evoca// Punch was a weekly British humor magazine, published between 1841 and 2002, which was famous for its satirical pieces and its cartoons. The magazine featured works by well-known English writers, such as William Makepeace Thackeray, A.A. Milne and P.G. Wodehouse. Though the magazine no longer publishes…
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The Nobel Prize for Literature

Listen here Click to listen Audio by Evoca// The Nobel Prize for Literature has been awarded 106 times since 1901. Twenty-seven of the winners have written in English, 13 in French and 13 in German. Thirteen of the winners have been women. The 2013 Nobel Prize for Literature went to Canadian Alice Munro. Source: The Nobel Prize
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The Return of Romeo and Juliet

Listen here Click to listen Audio by Evoca// Romeo and Juliet will return to the big screen on October 11. The latest film version of the Shakespeare play stars Douglas Booth and Hailee Steinfeld as the lead characters. In addition to several films, the tragic story of the young couple has been told in musicals, ballets and operas.
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What Will You Read This Summer?

Listen here Click to listen Audio by Evoca// There is never a bad time of the year for reading. Nevertheless, opening a good book outside on a summer day can be a true pleasure. Also, summer, which for many of us can be a slower time of the year, allows us a chance to catch up on all the reading we neglected the rest of the year.
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