BBC’s English language lesson about cryptocurrency isn’t terrible
The BBC is helping non-native English speakers sharpen up their Cryptocurrency language skills and knowledge with a 6-minute primer on Bitcoin.
If you’re a seasoned Bitcoin boffin, don’t expect to learn anything new. This 6-minute conversation serves as nothing more than an introductory conversation to the topic for non-English speakers to listen to and get to grips with some basic terms.
The episode opens with a basic overview of Cryptocurrency, where the word comes from and what it is. And poses a quick question to listeners, “When was Bitcoin created?” Listeners are kept waiting until the end of the show for the answer.
The conversation then turns to Libra. But this is a language lesson about Cryptocurrency! I hear you cry.
Don’t worry though, the language hosts make a case of pointing out that Libra is not actually a Cryptocurrency. Mostly because it is b