397 – Body Part Idioms

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSUsing English idioms can always make your speaking sound more colorful and natural. For today’s English lesson, let’s have a look at seven idioms that are based on body parts: a long face, big mouth, pull someone’s leg, see eye to eye, and nosey Here are the example sentences. …

396 – That’s A Waste!

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSWelcome to today’s English lesson podcast. Waist! As you probably know, the word waste when used as a noun is like the word garbage. Waste is something or material that is not wanted anymore. Today, we’re going to look at a couple of phrases and idioms using the word …

395 – Open, Close, & Closed

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSJust for your information, the office here opens at 9am and closes at 10pm. Happy English is open from Monday to Friday, but the office is closed on the weekends. Ok, did you catch how I use the words open, close, and closed? For today’s English lesson, let’s have …

394 – 5 Confusing Adverbs

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSA lot of students seem to have trouble with some adverbs that relate to time. These are immediately, shortly, soon, quickly and early. So, I thought that for today’s English lesson, we could go over these common words. Here are the example sentences. To get the details of this …