726 – Things You Can Go

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I am gonna go to the store in order to buy milk. I am gonna go to the store to buy milk. I am gonna go to the store and buy milk. I am gonna go and buy milk. I’m gonna go buy milk. Go is a pretty basic verb in English, and I guess because it’s so basic, there …

725 – TO ING

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I finally got around to cleaning out that garage. Let me tell you something, that is not a job I look forward to doing at all. I guess I’m more used to messing it up. Yeah I definitely can admit to doing that. You’ll notice in all four cases, there’s a there’s a verb followed by TO followed by a …

724 – Known As, By, For, To Be, And To Do

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I guess you know that NYC is known as the Big Apple. But did you know that the Big Apple is known for it’s pizza? As well, the City is known for being the city that never sleeps. I know that prepositions can be tricky and sometimes we can pair a word with a few different prepositions. Crazy, isn’t it! …

723 – Unless, Should, As Long As, Provided

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We’ve talk about using IF to talk about a condition a few times before, right? Well, have you ever wondered if there are other words you can us to talk about a condition? If so then you are in the right place. By the end of this podcast English lesson, you’ll be able to use unless, should, as long as, …

722 – Phrases With At, In, and On

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Do you like to stay in bed late on the weekends? What time are you usually at work until? Have you ever been on a farm or in the mountains. Oh…maybe you see where this conversation is going, huh? Last week, in Episode 721, we talked about using at and in to talk about location. Today, I’d like to get …

721 – On vs. AT

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Are you home or at home? In the office or at the office. Are you listening to this podcast at your house or in your house. Those tricky English prepositions always cause trouble – until today. Among the various aspects of learning English, prepositions seem to cause more problems than anything else. In particular, a lot of listeners to the …

720 – Advise, Propose, Recommend, and Suggest

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I advise you listen to this whole podcast. I know that I have suggested this before, and I often recommend listening to podcasts as a way of improving your English. Well, I today I would like to propose you grab a pen and a notebook, and listen up! Here are some of the example sentences from this episode. To see …

719 – Stop Studying English

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Do yourself a favor. Stop studying English. Yeah I said that. Me, your humble English teacher. In this podcast English lesson, I’m going to explain why I suggest you stop studying English and what you can do instead to practice and improve your English. Today I want you to rethink what you do in English. I want you to move …

718 – Time Phrases

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office just in the nick of time. I’m using the trains for the time being, but in the meantime, I’m looking for an apartment closer to the office. For this English lesson, let’s take a look at 6 phrases that you can use to talk about time. These are common phrases that you can use in your everyday spoken and …

717 – Using the Verb Care

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I’m not trying to let the cat out of the bag, but I have to tell you, I am dog tired. I’m going to guess that you’re going to want to know why, but keep in mind curiosity killed the cat. Yup, today is all about cats and dogs. Here are some of the example sentences from this episode. To …