Author Paul Cleave
SPOKEN ENGLISH: "make"
The monarchy and accents
A scientist's new findings
One man is still trying to find the answers to life's persistent questions: Mike Pilewski.
not have reached the end of a difficult situation (noch nicht über den Berg sein)
This month on Spotlight Audio: Cooking with Jamie Oliver, plus killer robots, body language, Manitoba and more.
be very near (kurz bevorstehen)
Is is natural for us to always want more? Is it possible to know when we have enough and be happy with that? Mike Pilewski shares some thoughts on conversations in eastern Germany.
Colin Beaven: "Now and then you hear something that catches your interest."
A group of migrant workers abandon their attempt to cross into the United States near Douglas, Arizona, and head back to the town of Agua Prieta, Mexico, in this photo taken in 2005. This year, they might not even have come. Find out why.
Yes, no or maybe?
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