Tertiary Catalogue

English


Overcome a Writing Block

Overcome a Writing Block

2 Minutes to Success

Overcome a Writing Block is a video addressing a common problem of writer's block. For many of us, it's fear of staring at a blank page and wondering what to say. In this video, behavioural expert Peter Quarry explains how to overcome a writing...Show More
This Town Is Giving Me a Hard Time

This Town Is Giving Me a Hard Time

Days Crossing

A sad goodbye, an awkward encounter at work, and Tommy misses out (again) on speaking to Anna.
Dancing These Days Away

Dancing These Days Away

Days Crossing

A series of unfortunate events finally force Tommy to seek out Anna's help.
Spending My Days Thinking of You

Spending My Days Thinking of You

Days Crossing

Missed opportunities, a faulty bicycle, and Tommy can't catch a break.
Running around This Town

Running around This Town

Days Crossing

In the sleepy seaside town of Days Crossing, local courier Tommy Ballad juggles a demanding work schedule with building up the courage to talk to the girl of his dreams, Anna.
Episode 3

Episode 3

Skippers Pass

A startling discovery and a series of frightening events lead Emma to question her sanity.
Episode 2

Episode 2

Skippers Pass

Things take a strange and unsettling turn for Emma after Sophie disappears while they are swimming together.
Episode 4

Episode 4

Skippers Pass

As the mystery deepens, Emma is unsure if she will ever find her way out of Skippers Pass.
Episode 1

Episode 1

Skippers Pass

Emma Oakley treks into the wilderness, heading for Skippers Pass. On her hike she unexpectedly meets a mysterious young woman. Sophie, and is invited to go with her to a hidden swimming hole.
Sentence Structure

Sentence Structure

Life Sentence

This video explores the basic concept of sentence structure. Gil T. Mann is very close to learning the result of his court trial. The sentence structures contained in his written statement will determine whether he is found guilty, or just plain...Show More
Verbs: Tense & Number Agreement

Verbs: Tense & Number Agreement

Life Sentence

Learners can struggle with conjugation and tense agreement. It all sounds like utter linguistic jargon to Gil T. Mann. But these are actually core grammar concepts we use every day when writing English. Gil quickly learns the importance of...Show More
Punctuation

Punctuation

Life Sentence

This video explores basic grammar questions for learners: When should you use a comma? How do you use quotation marks in your writing to show someone else is speaking? And what on earth is the difference between a colon and a semi-colon, anyway?!...Show More
Fear

Fear

Adrift

Will's past catches up with him. And he finally understands why he has been brought in for questioning.
Commitment

Commitment

Adrift

Will continues to co-operate with the agent and admits he didn't complete the task of delivering his contact to safety. His prior actions are called into question with a startling revelation.
Trust

Trust

Adrift

Filled with mistrust about the agent interviewing him, Will struggles with his conscious to answer her questions. But when important case details are revealed to him, Will realises co-operating is his only choice.
Regret

Regret

Adrift

Will wakes up in a darkened interview room handcuffed to a chair. Who brought him here and what do they want?
When Will It Be Over? (Gold)

When Will It Be Over? (Gold)

Fortune (Gold)

With time running out, Jimmy is forced into facing his past to deal with the present. This episode is aimed at upper intermediate to low advanced learners, and focuses on future continuous and perfect tense, and goodbyes.
Twists and Turns (Gold)

Twists and Turns (Gold)

Fortune (Gold)

Furious with Daniel's continued deceit, Jimmy confronts him with some uncomfortable facts. This episode is aimed at upper intermediate to low advanced learners, and focuses on using relative clauses and dealing with unwelcome questions.
Safe House (Gold)

Safe House (Gold)

Fortune (Gold)

With Jenny's life in danger, Jimmy decides to take a more direct approach to finding her. This episode is aimed at upper intermediate to low advanced learners, and focuses on using wish and offering to help.
The Clock Is Ticking (Gold)

The Clock Is Ticking (Gold)

Fortune (Gold)

Jimmy calls on an old friend for help and Daniel sinks further into trouble. This episode is aimed at upper intermediate to low advanced learners, and focuses on reported speech and phone calls
A Friend in Need (Gold)

A Friend in Need (Gold)

Fortune (Gold)

Daniel needs Jimmy's help but is unwilling to share his secrets. This episode is aimed at upper intermediate to low advanced learners, and focuses on past perfect tense and service encounters.
Help (Gold)

Help (Gold)

Fortune (Gold)

Jimmy Fortune receives an unexpected phone call from a past life. This episode is aimed at upper intermediate to low advanced learners, and focuses on modals of deduction and speculation, and requests.
When Will It Be Over? (Blue)

When Will It Be Over? (Blue)

Fortune (Blue)

With time running out, Jimmy is forced into facing his past to deal with the present. This episode is aimed at high elementary to pre-intermediate learners, and looks at future time and saying goodbyes.
Twists and Turns (Blue)

Twists and Turns (Blue)

Fortune (Blue)

Furious with Daniel's continued deceit, Jimmy confronts him with some uncomfortable facts. This episode is aimed at high elementary to pre-intermediate learners, and focuses on present perfect tense and suggestions.
Safe House (Blue)

Safe House (Blue)

Fortune (Blue)

With Jenny's life in danger, Jimmy decides to take a more direct approach to finding her. This episode is aimed at high elementary to pre-intermediate learners, and focuses on the modals 'have to' and should', and offering help.