367 – Solve vs Resolve

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A lot of listeners have asked me about the difference between solve and resolve. For today’s English lesson, let’s check out how we usually use these two verbs. 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: Jenny is good with numbers, …

365 – 4 Ways To Use Want

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For today’s English lesson, let’s check out four ways to use want 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: I want an iPhone. I want a dog. I want a new job. I want to eat pizza. I want to …

356 – Allow vs Let

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Both allow and let can be used with the same meaning, which is permit. However the way that we use these words is different. For today’s English lesson let’s have a look at how we can use allow and let in everyday English. Here are the example sentences. To get the details of this English lesson, you need to listen to …

332 – Will vs Would

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Simon from France wrote to me and asked me about the difference between using will and would. That’s a great question, so for today’s English lesson, let’s check out how to use these words. Here are the example sentences. To get the details of this English lesson, you need to listen to the podcast or the check the transcript for …

330 – Think About vs Wonder

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One of our listeners in Japan wrote to me and asked about the difference between think about and wonder. That’s a great question, so for today’s English lesson, let’s check it out. Here are the example sentences. To get the details of this English lesson, you need to listen to the podcast or the check the transcript for the details: …

329 – Talk About Desire With Want, Hope, & Wish

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For today’s English lesson, let’s look how we use WANT, HOPE, and WISH! Here are the example sentences. To get the details of this English lesson, you need to listen to the podcast or the check the transcript for the details: I want to eat yellowtail. I’m going to a sushi restaurant to this weekend. I hope they have yellowtail. …

328 – 4 Ways To Use Spend

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For today’s English lesson, let’s look at four ways we use the verb spend. Here are the example sentences. To get the details of this English lesson, you need to listen to the podcast or the check the transcript for the details: I spent a lot of time looking for new computer. We spent the weekend in Boston. It was …

317 – Suppose, Guess, & Figure

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Suppose, guess, and figure are similar words in English, but the way we use them is different. So, for today’s English lesson let’s have a look at how we use these three words Here are the example sentences. To get the details of this English lesson, you need to listen to the podcast or the check the transcript for the …