Mar 012015

BBC Short Dramas: Frankenstein 1 – A passion for science: In episode 1 of our new drama you can meet the main character Viktor Frankenstein. He was rescued in the Arctic and feels sick, but he wants to tell you his story.


fool – a stupid person
monster – a living thing that is frightening and not human
creature – a living thing that is not human
alchemist – a kind of scientist in the middle ages who tried to change metals into gold and find a cure for all illnesses
power – strength or ability to do something special
elixir of life – a liquid with magical powers which could give someone eternal life
chemistry – a kind of science which studies substances and what happens when they are mixed together
laboratory – a room with scientific equipment which is used for experiments
anatomy – study of the human body



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  2 Responses to “BBC Short Dramas: Frankenstein 1”

  1. Hello, This audio material called podcast is absolutely amazing! It is so interesting for me and for my students too, who want to improve their listening skills, even to myself I benefit for this awesome material with transcript included. I am so grateful to you for publishing this!

  2. I wonder If you have some questions in relation to episodes or the story of Frankenstien ? I believe that english learners will be able to learn English more quickly by asking questions each other.

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