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 …

485 – 9 Ways To Use RUN

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS Run is an interesting verb in English because it has so many different meanings and uses. We often think about verbs like make and do as being very flexible in their meanings, and I think run is in that same category. For today’s English lesson let’s take …

449 – Using Make Part 3 – Phrasal Verbs & Idioms

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS Today is the second in a three part series of podcasts focusing on make. As I mentioned in Episode 447, make is one of those interesting words in English because it has a number of different meanings and uses. In this episode, we’ll look at some common …