502 – Win vs. Earn vs. Gain

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS Hey guys, it’s Michael here. It’s officially spring here in NYC, but you wouldn’t know that by walking around outside this morning. The temperature was around 1 degree Celsius. And it’s really windy. Luckily, this winter wasn’t as cold as it usually is. I can’t wait for …

492 – Especially vs. Specially

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS Hey guys it’s Michael here from Happy English and welcome back to another English lesson podcast. When I looked at the calendar this morning I realized that this is the last week in November and, December is right around the corner. Wow! This year has really flown …

483 – Know vs. Know About

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS Ah, prepositions. So, so tricky for a lot of English learners. Today, we’re going to look at how the preposition about changes the meaning and usage of the verb know. I know and I know about are not the same. The meaning of know and know about …