English Learning for Curious Minds

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Summary

“The whales do not sing because they have an answer, they sing because they have a song.”- Gregory Colbert

Whales are some of the most amazing animals that have ever existed.

From where they come from to how they live their lives, through to the threats that they have faced and how they bring new life in death, it's time to learn more about the amazing life these animals lead.

Full transcript, key vocabulary, and bonus episodes available on www.leonardoenglish.com

Show Notes

“The whales do not sing because they have an answer, they sing because they have a song.”- Gregory Colbert

Whales are some of the most amazing animals that have ever existed.

From where they come from to how they live their lives, through to the threats that they have faced and how they bring new life in death, it's time to learn more about the amazing life these animals lead.

In today's episode we cover:

  • What really is a 'whale'?
  • The great variety of whales
  • How whales feed
  • How whales migrate to find food and mate
  • How whales communicate
  • Whales: one of only 6 animals in the world that 'learn' to vocalise
  • A whale song
  • Whale hunting
  • What happens when a whale dies

Full transcript and key vocabulary available on the website www.leonardoenglish.com/podcasts/the-amazing-life-of-whales

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What is English Learning for Curious Minds?

Are you looking for a more interesting way to to learn English?

English Learning for Curious Minds is where you can learn English from native speakers while learning fascinating things about the world.

Every episode comes with a transcript & key vocabulary and is spoken at a speed you can understand.

Join listeners from 155 countries and discover the most interesting way to improve your English while expanding your mind.

Find the bonus episodes, transcripts, key vocabulary, and learning materials at www.leonardoenglish.com