402 – Grow vs Grow Up

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A lot of English learners seem to confuse how to use grow and grow up. How about you? For today’s English lesson, we’re going to look at these to words and some other phrases using the verb grow. Here are the example sentences. To get the details of this English lesson, you need to listen to the podcast or check …

400 – Teach vs. Show vs. Tell

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A lot of students have told me that they get confused by the verbs Teach, Tell, & Show. For today’s English lesson, let’s have a look at the difference and how we can use these words. Here are the example sentences. To get the details of this English lesson, you need to listen to the podcast or check the transcript …

395 – Open, Close, & Closed

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Just for your information, the office here opens at 9am and closes at 10pm. Happy English is open from Monday to Friday, but the office is closed on the weekends. Ok, did you catch how I use the words open, close, and closed? For today’s English lesson, let’s have a look at how to use these words to talk about …

387 – Using Care

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Care is a tricky verb because it the meaning can change depending on which preposition you us with it. For today’s English Lesson, I’m going to show you several different ways that we use care. Here are the example sentences. To get the details of this English lesson, you need to listen to the podcast or check the transcript for …

383 – Remember vs Remind

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For today’s English lesson, let’s look at the difference between remember and remind. Here are the example sentences. To get the details of this English lesson, you need to listen to the podcast or check the transcript for the details: A lot of students tell me that it is hard to remember vocabulary. Do you remember our first road trip …

382 – Completed, Done, & Finished

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For today’s English lesson, let’s look at the difference between completed, done, and finished Here are the example sentences. To get the details of this English lesson, you need to listen to the podcast or check the transcript for the details: Grandpa completed the jigsaw puzzle in just a few hours. You’ll need to complete the report by the end …

379 – Using Last

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For today’s English lesson, let’s have a look at a few different ways we can use the word, last. Here are the example sentences. To get the details of this English lesson, you need to listen to the podcast or check the transcript for the details: Even though I worked late, I was able to catch the last bus going …

377 – Play or Not Play!

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For today’s English lesson, let’s have a look at how we can and can’t use the word play. Here are the example sentences. To get the details of this English lesson, you need to listen to the podcast or check the transcript for the details: The kids were playing in the yard after dinner. Do you want to play cards? …