Global Voices: The sound of International English

What is Global Voices?

Global Voices is a Bonus Feature from Nice Talking with You, found only online at

Global Voices is a collage of monologues that showcases the great varieties of world English. Hear British, Australian, and New Zealand accents mixed in with excellent non-native speakers from Asia, South America, Africa and Europe.

Students can practice listening to the varieties of English pronunciation, pick up new vocabulary, and extend their inter-cultural awareness.

There are 12 Global Voices features, one for every topic from Nice Talking with You 1. Each contains:

  • a streaming audio file
  • an online activity to check comprehension, and
  • a wrap-up online survey for students to see how their opinions match opinions of other students their age
Nice Talking With you

Listen to Global Voices 1

Units 1 – 3

Units 4 – 6
Units 7 – 9
Units 10 – 12