Welcome to our DailyStep Audio Blog

Jane Lawson English Teacher in LondonWe regularly create exciting new pages with audio lessons, practice for exams such as IELTS, audio proverbs, picture and video lessons - and you can find out which subjects are coming soon in the DailyStep subscriber audio lessons! Jane and Brendan hope you enjoy the blogs, and if you have any questions at all, please do email me at jane@dailystep.com.


Now that spring has arrived, Jane tells you about the beautiful countryside of Cumbria that forms Britain's largest national park. Plus, how to use WOULD (part 3)


Hear about how last week a quarter of a million people took to the streets to protest against spending cuts. Plus, how to use WOULD (part 2)


Jane explains why we have the different names to describe the nations and political states of the British Isles. Plus how to use the modal verb WOULD (part 1)


Why does English use different words for animals and the meat that comes from them? Learn how to use countable nouns and when to use the articles A, AN and THE.


When Jane visits her parents at Christmas she remembers that the local pub is often the centre of the community. Plus, the second part of our audio word study of SHOULD


Hear about how Britain comes to a standstill with the onset of winter. Plus, the first part of our audio word study of the modal verb SHOULD.


Why have students been rioting in London recently? Will there be another 'winter of discontent'? Plus, learn how to pronounce 2-syllable nouns, verbs and adjectives correctly


Jane witnessed a serious incident this week while she was staying with some friends - but was the fire on the pier an accident? Learn some fire-related English vocabulary