English in Action - Film Stars - Ages 16 - Adult. This creative and unique intermediate level software program allows you to learn English through interviews with famous people. This program focuses upon listening and comprehension skills while watching videotape interviews as seen on the British Satellite TV Station SKY NEWS. Study live interviews with Kim Basinger, Nicolas Cage, Helen Bonham-Carter, Tom Hanks and Ralph Fiennes. You can read what is being said on the screen, stop and analyze any phrase or new word, listen to the word or phrase over and over again, record and play back yourself repeating a word or phrase, write the phrase and be corrected by the computer and much more.
English in Action requires: PC; 486+; Windows 95, 98, XP or NT; 16MB RAM; CD-ROM drive; Sound card; SVGA 256 color display.