Watch BBC flatmates : episode 13

Tim has tells Alice a surprising secret about their landlord. Find out who in episode 13 – Tim spills the beans – from BBC Learning English.

to spill the beans (renverser les haricots – lit) : révéler un secret – ‘cracher le morceau’

a cuppa : (argo britannique) – a cup of tea : une tasse du thé

Watch BBC flatmates : episode 12

Michal and Alice are chatting about the film they’ve just seen. Did they both enjoy it? Will they go and see another one? Find out in episode 12 – After the film – from BBC Learning English.

a date : rendez-vous (galant?)
to date someone : sortir avec quelqu’un
Would you like to go out with me? : tu veux sortir avec moi?

Watch BBC flatmates : episode 11

Helen calls her father to ask him about the cat. In fact, it turns out that her dad his also the flatmates’ landlord!

Landlord : propriétaire (qui loue un bien immobilier)

Watch BBC flatmates : episode 10

Alice and Michal are having trouble agreeing on what kind of film to see. Should it be something light, like a romantic-comedy (a rom-com) or something darker, like science-fiction (sci-fi)? Find out in episode 10 – Choosing a film from BBC Learning English.

Watch BBC flatmates : episode 9

Michal makes a mistake when he suggests going to the cinema. He says ‘will anyone like to come with me?’ What should he have said?