668 – Things You Can Run

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Here are some of the example sentences from this episode. To see all of them and to get the details of this English lesson, you need to listen to the podcast or join my Podcast Learner’s Group for the transcript, live group lessons, speaking and writing practice, and more. My uncle runs a successful bakery in the city center. Sarah’s …

666 – Idioms With RUN + Adjective

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I thought I was running low on coffee, because there wasn’t much yesterday. But as it turns out, I wasn’t running short on coffee, I ran out of coffee. No wonder my morning wasn’t running smooth and in fact I was running late. Run. Let’s study together. Here are some of the example sentences from this episode. To get the …

664 – Idioms With Animals

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This afternoon I was taking a cat nap, and I had a dream that I was in the doghouse with the boss. In the dream, the boss was yelling at me to get my ducks in a row and even though I’m very organized I just clammed up. Nevertheless, when I woke up, it was hard to get back to …

662 – Communicating With Touch

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I’m in touch with a few high school friends, but I’m out of touch with my friends from college. I guess it’s natural to lose touch, because there was no social media in those days. Nowadays, you can easily keep in touch with tons of people. Let’s study together. Here are the example sentences from this episode. To get the …

660 – 6 Field Idioms

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You know, I always hope to provide you with a level playing field here regarding learning English. If I could, I would even field questions, but this is just a podcast. And…this might seem like it’s out of left field, but I hope you have a field day with this lesson. Let’s study together. Here are the example sentences from …

658 – Work Idioms

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Have you been swamped this week? Are you burning the midnight oil? Maybe you’ve been grinding away at the office. If you answered yes to any of these, maybe you’ve been working your tail off. Let’s study together. Here are the example sentences from this episode. To get the details of this English lesson, you need to listen to the …

655 – Idioms Using AS

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As a rule, I often start off these podcasts like this. As a matter of fact, I started last week’s podcast in a similar way. And as a result, I’ve decided to do it again. Let’s study together. Here are the example sentences from this episode. To get the details of this English lesson, you need to listen to the …

649 – 8 Idioms With CATCH

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Did you know that you can catch a cold, catch a break, or catch your breath. You can even catch a snooze, catch some Zs, or catch heat. I hope this podcast catches your eye. Let’s study together. Here are the example sentences from this episode. To get the details of this English lesson, you need to listen to the …

645 – Stick Idioms and Phrasal Verbs

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Is it easy for new words to stick in your mind? I hope so, and I hope you’re going to stick with learning English in the new year. Of course, please stick around for this lesson – let’s study together. Here are the example sentences from this episode. To get the details of this English lesson, you need to listen …

641 – Idioms With PUT

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Has anyone put you on the spot or put you in the hot seat? Have you put anything on the back burner? Have you needed to put anything out of your mind. This lesson is all about idioms with put – and I’m not putting you on…Let’s study together. Here are the example sentences from this episode. To get the …