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Meet the woman behind the English metro announcements. “The next station is Deák Ferenc tér… change here for metro lines M2 and M3…” We all recognise that soothing female voice guiding us around Budapest’s transport system in English.

Meet the woman behind the English metro announcements

Now those familiar tones are coming to the city's historic metro 1 line, in a new initiative by city transit company, BKK. Ever wondered who is the woman behind the announcements? We chat to Rachel Appleby about how she came to be the English voice of Budapest’s public transport network. Coming to Budapest Rachel first came to Budapest in 1990 with her boyfriend at the time. After several years of teaching English at International House in Budapest, Rachel accepted a teaching position at ELTE. The woman behind the metro Due to the ever-changing nature of the Budapest public transportation – think the ongoing metro 2 construction and replacement buses – Rachel usually does recordings every three or four weeks, in a studio. Test - Factfulness Quiz. Leave no dark corner - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) World Regret Survey. WindowSwap. Category: PICTURE OF THE DAY » TwistedSifter.

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Nefertiti Nefertiti was an Egyptian queen who was known for her role in the religious revolution. She had many nicknames, including "Lady of all Women. " Maybe she was the first feminist icon. Her updated look sticks with the ancient Egyptian style through her dark cat eyeliner. 2. As a Roman dictator, Julius Caesar played a critical role in the demise of the Roman Republic and the rise of the Roman Empire. Despite the fact that he was a dictator, he looks like a handsome man based on his modern-day transformation. 3.

Queen Elizabeth I was the daughter of Anne Boleyn and Henry VIII (both on our list). She once said, "God forgive you, but I never can. " 4. Alexander the Great was the king of the ancient Greek kingdom of Macedon. Based on his modern-day picture, he was a handsome fellow and would be a great inspiration for a Disney prince. 5. Agrippina was a roman empress and one of the more prominent women in the Julio-Claudian Dynasty. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. "Let them eat cake! " Gift of Gab: 15 Memorable Speeches in English for Listening and Speaking Practice. Lions roar.

Gift of Gab: 15 Memorable Speeches in English for Listening and Speaking Practice

Birds chirp. And humans speak. It is the natural way we communicate with one another. But then why are so many people afraid to speak in public? Well, giving a speech in front of a whole room of people can be pretty scary. But you can learn from the best. You can watch videos of famous, effective speeches in English to learn how to do it the right way. You will learn a lot of important English language and culture lessons while you are at it! In this post we will share 15 amazing speeches in English that you can use to become a more confident, powerful speaker yourself. Download: This blog post is available as a convenient and portable PDF that you can take anywhere. Speech on Kindness by a 10-year-old Girl Level: Beginner Do you think people should be kind to one another?

This is a perfect informative speech for beginner English learners. This speech is perfect for listening practice. “The Effects of Lying” by Georgia Haukom “Education for All” by Cameron Allen Level: Intermediate.