Let's talk!


Let's Talk is a space for a group of ESOL students, mostly new arrivals (AMEP), to broadcast short audio files recorded by them to practise their English.

0 Likes     0 Followers     1 Subscribers

Sign up / Log in to like, follow, recommend and subscribe!

Let's Talk is a space for a group of ESOL students, mostly new arrivals (AMEP), to broadcast short audio files recorded by them to practise their English.
🇬🇧 English
last modified
2017-11-26 14:10
last episode published
2010-03-19 04:09
publication frequency
17.21 days
rosa ochoa author  
Number of Episodes
Detail page
Education Language Courses



Date Thumb Title & Description Contributors

Pei Ye: Children's Stories Episode 95

Pei Ye asks her classmates about the stories they were told as children. We learn about what Korean, Chinese, Bangla and African students heard in their childhood. They talk about the importance and effect of those stories on them and their own childre...

Lina: Love Episode 94

Listen to Lina interviewing her classmates about love, engagements, divorce, etc. Her interview shows how a group of people from very different countries has reached a level of openness such that they don't mind sharing their opinion amongst themselves...

Keya: Music Episode 93

Another fantstic program by ESOL students. This time Keya talks to her classmates about music. Do not miss this episode!There is live music for all to enjoy!

Sculpture by the Sea 2009 Episode 92

Every year Sydneysiders are presented a spectacular international art exhibition, Scultpure by the Sea. It is an outdoor exhibiton laid out on the magnificent coastal walk between Bondi beach and Tamarama beach. Last Tuesday our two AMEP classes (A&am...

AMEP B introduce themselves Episode 91

Listen to the introduction of the new AMEP-B students for semester 2, 2009. Keep an eye on this space! They’ll be back with new interesting radio programs. And don't forget to check the voicethread in the previous episode. They'll be updating their ta...

Mouri (& Jean): Music Episode 89

Mouri and Jean prepared a program about music. Unfortunately Jean couldn’t be with us to record the program, so it was up to Mouri to introduce it and talk to the callers. Listen to her very musical introduction and the talkback session with some of he...

Desire (& Yun): Sports Episode 88

Desire and Yun prepared a radio program about sports. Listen to Desire's interviews about sports different peop le practise. What about you? Do you practise any sports? Do you like watching sports on tv or on the field? Let us know. Tell us about it.L...

Lina: Learning English Episode 87

It’s the second last day of class and Lina interviews her classmates about learning English. Listen to their conversation and their opinion, suggestions and the difficulties they face in order to improve their English. What about you? How do you learn...

Health Expo 09: Dental Care Episode 85

Listen to Mitu, Jovanna and Igor interviewing Michele Goldthorp, one of the dental nurses at the college Health Expo 2009. Is dental care free in Sydney? Who can get free dental care? What do you need to have in order to receive free dental health?...

Asha& Jovanna: Love Episode 84

Listen to Asha and Jovanna's program"Love Birds". The audience got so enthusiastic that ended up getting involved and asking questions too! What about you? What do you think about love? Tell us about it. Let's talk!

Bee& Nunung: Pets Episode 83

Bee and Nunung decided to have a program about pets. Listen to them talking to Lina, Desire& Andrea. You will see the different ways different people think about pets. It all depends on your personal situation, as you can learn from each one of the...

Aleya& Pat: Hobbies Episode 82

Today Aleya and Pat produced a program about hobbies. Listen to their interview with Rana, Desire, Wang and Jean de Dieu. There is a pleasant surprise at the end of the interview, so keep listining! What about you? Do you have a hobby? tell us about i...

Diana& Mitu: Food Episode 81

Diana& Mitu present their talkback radio program on food. Listen to them talking to their listeners Desire, Nunung and Asha. There are some tips for keeping healthy, having a beautiful skin and perfect weight.

Students thoughts about Health Expo 09 Episode 80

Listen to some of the AMEP-B students talking about the Health Expo right after they finished helping. You can hear Aleya, Asha, Mitu, Yu, Nunung, Pat, Yustin, Bee, Igor, Jean and Desire. They talk about what they did, their interviews with different s...

Health Expo 09: Aussie Helpers Episode 79

St George TAFE Health Expo 2009 raised funds for Aussie Helpers. Pat, Bee, Yun& other students interview Sue Martin, anAussie HelpersAussie helper volunteer. Listen to the interview. It's really interesting and an eye opener about one aspect of Au...

Health Expo 2009 Episode 78

Our class and other AMEP classes helped at the Health Expo 2009 fundraising for Aussie Helpers. We cooked traditional dishes, served the food and also sold raffle tickets and welcomed people to the Expo while handing them Expo bags. Watch this space f...

Mouri, Mitu, Rita, Dina, Yun,& Desire Episode 77

Five ESOL students talk about themselves. They have all recently moved to Australia and talk about what they did in their coutries, learning English and their future plans. What about you? Have you ever lived in a different country? Tell us about it. ...

Harmony Day 2009 AMEP-B Students Episode 75

ESL students& teachers celebrate Harmony Day at St George TAFE Sydney. Pat, Yun, Rana& Diana tell you what the event is about and how they celebrated it. On the second part, Cellena leads her classmates (also including Wang, Dina, Asha, Rita a...

Elmira: Movies Episode 72

Elmira gives Cathy her opinion about films, movies, subtitles,etc. Listen to her and tell us what you think. Let's talk!

Cathy: Movies Episode 71

Cathy talks about her favourite movies too. Check the previous episodes to hear other students' opinions about films. We'd love to hear from you.Leave us a comment or recorded message. Let's talk!

Sophie: Movies Episode 70

Now it's Sophie's turn to tell us about her favourite movies. Do you also dislike horror movies? tell us about it. Let's talk!

Diana: Movies Episode 69

Diana talks about her favourite movies. Listen to her and tell us about yourself. Let's talk!

Aneta: Movies Episode 68

Listen to Aneta talking about movies. What about you? Do you ofen go to the cinema? What type of movies do you like? Tell us about it. Let's talk!

Elmira: A second blog, forums and learning English through Web 2 Episode 67

Elmira talks about blogging for English and blogging for her personal hobbies. She also tells us about learning English through the use of forums, websites, etc. What about you? Tell us about yourself. Let's Talk!

Orietta: Learning Web 2 technologies at home Episode 66

Listen to Orietta talking to Rosa about teaching herself how to embed a bubbleshare slide show onto her blog. She also talks about blogs and learning English. What about you? Do you use web 2 technlolgies to improve your English? Tell us about it. Le...

Orietta: Sculpture by the Sea Episode 65

Listen to Orietta's impressions about our excursion to Sculpture by the Sea.

Meet Valeria& Lara Episode 64

Valeria and Lara are studying ESOL 4 in Marion's class. Listen to them introducing themselves. You can leave a recorded or written message for them in this post. Let's talk!

Diana& Aneta: Sculpture by the Sea 2008 Episode 63

Diana& Aneta also went to the excursion last Tuesday (see previous episode). Listen to their thoughts about it. Did you go? If you are not from Sydney, is there anything similar to this in your country? Tell us about it. Let's talk! (you can send a...

Elmira, Sophie& Sue: Sculpture by the Sea 2008 Episode 62

Last Tuesday (16th October 2008) our class and Marion's class had a great day exploring Sculpture by the Sea, an annual exhibition that takes place in the coastal walk from Bondi to Tamarama, Sydney. Listen to Elmira, Sue and Sophie talk about what we...

Marion: Back from Europe Episode 60

Marion and Rosa's students interview Marion, who has just come back from hertrip to Europe. Listen to them. What other ques...

What are you wearing? Andrew Episode 59

Listen to Andrew, another English teacher, talk about what he is wearing. Answer these questions. ANDREW* ...

What are you wearing? Alison Episode 58

My brother gave me this idea for an ongoing podcast/vodcast. Ask different people to talk about the clothes they are wearing. Listen to this teacher and an...

New Students FT Semester 2

Hi there, There are some new students in our class this semester. Listen to their introductions. Do you have a similar group in your class? Where do you come from? Have you ever migrated to a new country? How did you feel? Tell us about it. Let's talk!

Djimi: Part 2

In this second part of the interview, ESOL students ask Djimi questions about her studies. Djimi is inspiring and a role model for them. ...

Djimi: Part 1

Listen to Djimi, an ex-student of ESOL and mother of three, talking about her educational pathways.

Episode 54

Hi again from the FT semester 1 ESOL class. Today we were talking about what we would do if we won lots of money in the lottery. Thanks to Splendid Speaking for providing us with a great worksheet that inspired us and h...

This is us!

Hi there! We are a group of students doing a full time course (FT 3-4) at St George TAFE, Sydney. Listen to our introduction and keep listening, as we will publish our podcasts here in the very near future. ...

Zee: Glorious Food

Zee interviews his classmates about cooking, going out to eat and food in general. Listen to their reaction at some of their clasmates' answers. Two of them are lucky people... If you feel hungry with all this food talk, you can check the multicultur...

Marielle: Inspiring

Last Tuesday we had a pleasant surprise. Marielle, one of our AMEP students from last year came by to say hello. Our students couldn't believe how good her English was and in such a short period of time. Listen to our informal chat to her about what s...

Marta: The Rainbow

Marta interviews the manager ofArco Iris(rainbow), a Spanish speaking playgroup. Listen to her interview. Do you know of any playgroups or community groups from your cultural background? Do you think it is a good idea to teach children about their pa...

This is us!

Hello everyone, This is our semester 2, 2007 Full Time ESOL class at St George college of TAFE, Sydney Institute. Listen to us introducing ourlseves and keep in touch, as we will be publishing individual radio programs. Do you want to introduce yours...

Marta: Mercedes the ceramist

Marta interviews Mercedes, a friend she met through her friend Susana. Mercedes works in a glass workshop& shop, because she is originally a glass artist. Now she is developing as a ceramist as well. You can read Marta's blog entry about this int...

Sharon: Dreams

Sharon, a journalist from China, presents a program about dreams: night dreams an day dreams. Listen to her introduction and interview with her classmates Yvonne, Jane, Katie, Winnie, Annie and Lei. They talk about beautiful dreams, nightmares and aspi...

Dan: The Environment

Dan talks to Yvonne, Annie and Winnie about the environment , what the government of Australia is doing about it and what they are doing as individuals.

2007 Students

Hi again and welcome back to my students' podcasts! Listen to the new students in my FT 3/4 class. Today they are just introducing themselves. Very soon you will be able to listen to their radio programs. Tell us about yourselves. You can record a me...

Yuki's radio program: Internet shoping

Yuki interviews his classmates about internet shopping. They do not all agree. Listen to their arguments. What do you think? Let us know. Let's talk!

Andrew: Thailand

AMEP-A students interview one of our teachers, Andrew, who has spent nearly three years living in Thailand. The questions haven't all been recorded this time. Listen to Andrew and tell us what you think about the very interesting topics he talks about ...

Anastasiya: Kelly& Health Expo

Anastasiya interviews Kelly, who also works for the Student Association at t george college. Kelly tells us a bit more about how the Health Expo started. Listen to her talking about how St george college and a couple more colleges were the"guinea pigs...

Anastasiya interviews Kylie, Student Association Organiser of the Health Expo

Anastasiya interviews Kylie Johnson, Student Association Officer, about the Health Expo she organised at St George college of TAFE , Sydney. Our AMEP classes where involved at many levels, one of them was the recording of this podcasts. Kylie tells u...

Marielle's radio program: First day in Australia

Marielle wants to know how her classmates felt on their first day in Australia. Dana, Rejani, Dan are very honest about their feelings and how they have changed since then. Anna tells us an anecdote about herself and Sophia and Silvana recount an anecd...