"The best podcast to learn and practice English"
What do I get?
Text Learning Guide
Who is it for?
What do I learn?
(English through U.S. culture)
Your lessons helped me so much that the employees here in my company compliment me on my good English skills!
- Jan, Germany
I have been listening to your lessons for several months. My English has improved ever since; thank you for your work! My results for the TOEIC exam improved from 570 to 840!
- Yuzo, Japan
What You Get
Daily English lessons are dialogues and stories using conversational American English. You get detailed explanations of how to use each of the key expressions and idioms.
Learn English conversation in 17 useful categories - over 1800 topics:
Each lesson contains:
Audio: about 20-minute lessons
Text: 8-10 page Learning Guides
Cultural English lessons contain information to help you understand the United States and American culture. Learn English as you learn about the U.S. and its customs and culture.
Learn English through American culture and history - more than 2,000 topics:
Each lesson contains:
Audio: about 30-minute lessons
Text: 8-10 page Learning Guides
Dr. Jeff McQuillan is a recognized expert and leading researcher in English language learning and teaching. He received his Ph.D. in applied linguistics and education from the University of Southern California, and was a university professor for many years. He's published dozens of articles and books related to linguistics, literacy, and English language learning. His work has appeared in the media both nationally and internationally, including CNN, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Deutschlandfunk Radio, El Pais, China Post, MacWorld, Diario Financiero, Universia, The Times (London) and many others.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Unlimited English?
Unlimited English gives you access to ALL 1800+ Daily English and Cultural English lessons each month – you can listen to as many as you want!
Android/Computer: Lessons can be streamed on any browser by logging in to your account. Please note that if you cancel your membership, you will not be able to listen.
iPhone/iPad: Lessons can be streamed or downloaded directly on your iOS device. Use our convenient app here. Please note that once your membership ends, you will not be able to listen to your lessons, even if they were downloaded onto your device.
Can I get a free lesson to try before I buy?
Of course! Click here to listen to a sample lesson.
What specifically do I get in each Unlimited English lesson?
Each lesson has two parts:
1) an audio lesson, and
2) a text Learning Guide (8-10 pages).
The Learning Guide includes:
How does the Unlimited English Membership work?
As a paid member, you get access to ALL 1800+ Daily English and Cultural English.
You can listen to as many lessons as you want to and as often as you would like. There are no limits. You can improve as quickly as you want to.
How long do I have access to the lessons?
You have access to ALL 1800+ lessons as long as you are paying your monthly membership fee ($29 each month) OR annual fee ($299 per year). You will be able to listen to as many lessons as you want each month.
Once your membership expires (ends), you will NOT be able to listen to your lessons. You must have an active, paid monthly membership to listen to lessons, even if the files were downloaded onto an iOS device.
How does a subscription work?
Unlimited English is available in a monthly and yearly subscription plan.
1. For our monthly plan, you pay $29 each month, which means you are charged each month until you cancel. Until you cancel, you will be charged $29 each month. But you can cancel anytime – it's easy! Just click on your account icon (top, right corner) and then click Manage Subscriptions. You can cancel your membership there. You will still have access to the lessons until the end of your current 30-day subscription period.
2. For our yearly plan, you pay $299 each year (a savings of 15%). You can cancel anytime in the first 30 days of your membership. With the yearly plan, you get 2 months free - pay for 10 months and get 12 months of membership! To cancel in the first 30 days, just click on your account icon (top, right corner) and then click Manage Subscriptions. You can cancel your membership there. Note: We are not able to offer refunds or cancelations after the first 30 days of your annual membership.
How do I cancel my membership?
It's easy! Just click on your account icon (top, right corner) and then click Manage Subscriptions. You can cancel your membership there. You will still have access to the lessons until the end of your current 30-day subscription period (or, for annual plans, until the end of your first 30 days).
Can I cancel my Unlimited English membership in the middle of the month?
You may cancel anytime and you will not be charged again for the next month (30 days). However, you will not receive a partial refund for the remainder of the current 30 days on your membership. Annual plans must cancel in the first 30 days; there are no refunds after the first 30 days.
What if I am unhappy with my Unlimited English Membership?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are not satisfied with your membership, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.
I want fewer lessons each month. Do you have anything for me?
Yes! You can get our Select English Membership. Select English gives you 15 lessons per
Yes! To compare all of your options, see this chart. Our Select English Membership gives you 15 lessons per month. The lessons are not streamed. You download the MP3 and PDF lesson files to your computer and can keep them forever. We also have our English Collections and Special Courses.