582 – 5 Ways To Use BE GOING TO

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSS Today, let’s have a look at 5 different ways we use BE GOING TO. This grammar is useful for a lot more than just talking about the future. Are you ready? Let’s check it out. Here are the example sentences from this episode. To get the details of this …

581 – Affect vs. Effect

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSS Today let’s have a look at two words that are often confused in English – affect, which is spelled with an A and effect, which is spelled with an E. These two words are confusing for even native English speakers, so I can imagine how much trouble they can …

580 – Begin, Start, And Prepositions

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSS Today, we’re going to take a look at the prepositions we use with begin and start. First of all, I’d like to mention that begin and start are usually interchangeable. For example you can start the class or begin the class – the meaning is the same. And, there …

570 – Snow Vocabulary

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSS It’s about 9am here in NY when I am recording this podcast and it’s been snowing since about 9pm last night. Way back in Episode 260 we looked at some basic vocabulary about snow, but today I’d like to dive in deeper. This vocabulary will help you talk about …