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Join husband Travis McElroy and wife Teresa McElroy every Friday and they'll improve your etiquette week by week! Perplexed by thank you notes? Baffled by black tie? Dismayed by dinner parties? Worry no more, Shmanners has your answers!
 
Don't Be An Idiom is a podcast that explores the origin stories of common phrases and idioms. The podcast is based in Philadelphia and hosted by rambunctious loonies Albert and Ryan, two lifelong friends who have vowed to dispel their own ignorance about language and history one idiom at a time.
 
The English language is full of metaphors and similes. This podcast will look at a different, commonly-used idiom or metaphor each episode. Each season will have an overall theme for the idioms and metaphors, starting with animal metaphors. Subsequent seasons will look at sports, body, weather, disaster, and war metaphors and idioms. LNEidiomsandmetaphors@gmail.com
 
Welcome to our whimsical adventure of idioms and other turns of phrase. Each week, we delve into the origins of phrases to find out how they came into the English language. We tell the story of how the phrase got from its beginnings to where it is today. Shauna and Dan are two big nerds, so expect some geek culture references, random trivia facts, and loads of laughs!
 
Whole 9 Yards is a weekly podcast that will simultaneously educate, astonish, and amuse. Listen while we share equivocal research about the origin of words, phrases, and idioms we use every day. From the team at Big Science Pods, we bring you the whole 9 yards, the entire kit and caboodle, the whole shebang of this quick, entertaining look at our language and the history therein. Learn why we call New York "The Big Apple," what "red-handed" REALLY means and why sometimes people are "happy as ...
 
Aesop's Fables or the Aesopica are a collection of fables credited to Aesop, a slave and story-teller believed to have lived in ancient Greece between 620 and 560 BCE. The fables remain a popular choice for moral education of children today. Many of the stories, such as The Fox and the Grapes (from which the idiom "sour grapes" derives), The Tortoise and the Hare, The North Wind and the Sun, The Boy Who Cried Wolf and The Ant and the Grasshopper are well-known throughout the world. (Summary ...
 
Do you want to get a band 7 on the IELTS exam? IELTS exam preparation doesn’t have to be hard or boring! It can be fun! Lindsay and Jessica from All Ears English are back with a new way to help you achieve the IELTS score you need for the General or the Academic exam! We’ll give you IELTS strategies, practice, tips, tricks, and secrets using real English examples. We’ll show you how to take control of the Speaking Section by reducing anxiety, panic, and fear. You’ll learn what to do when you ...
 
Hablah's Spanish Idioms in the News is a podcast for anyone who wants to learn Spanish through bite-sized chunks of language, delivered to you in audio format. Each episode is kept short and to the point, so you can fill in with Spanish those free minutes in your day, no matter how busy you may be! Every program uses a simple formula, "one short news story, one Spanish idiom", and it is structured as a mini-lesson: (1) First the news is read in Spanish by Alfonso Olmedo, the Spanish teacher ...
 
In An Hour of our Time Podcast, we choose a new topic each episode. Topics range from sociopolitical, to scientific, to historical. We each perform an hour of research followed by a marginally focused one hour discussion. Featuring: Joe Wallace, Dave Buker, and Mark Cracraft. Fun for anyone who enjoys funny but sometimes frustrating tangents of referential conversation. For mature audiences.
 
The Bear Arms Podcast is about anything and everything related to the firearms industry. The goal of the show is to bring an interesting, engaging, fun, and lighthearted podcast to all types of gun lovers out there regardless of skill level, ownership, or preferences. We are all supporters of the second amendment and it's time we acted like it.
 
Two loose morals collide to bring you the opinions of the bottom-half of society. We leave nothing to the imagination. We bring nothing to the table. And, we’ll leave you respecting us less every time. We are your “two drunk idioms.” Find out more at https://toodrunkidioms.com
 
Discover Adept English, the modern way to learn to speak English. Our goal is to help you speak English fluently. The Adept English language teaching approach is to learn through listening. We publish two new English audio lessons, with full transcripts, weekly. Every one of our English lessons will help you learn to speak English in ways that are interesting and lead to success. We have lots of podcasts, at all difficulty levels, on many topics, suitable for all listeners, ready for you to ...
 
Business English Pod publishes audio and video Business English podcast lessons and online learning materials for intermediate and advanced Business English learners. The lessons cover a comprehensive range of business English skills for meetings, presentations, telephoning, negotiating, job interviews, travel, and more.
 
A podcast powered by Glish. Welcome to your new favourite English learning podcast to help you improve your language skills! The English Journey Podcast is your one-stop for English conversation tips, idioms, grammar, vocabulary, slang and more! You'll also learn tips from English students and teachers around the world. This podcast is hosted by Jasmine Johal, a Canadian native English speaker and experienced teacher. Take your English to the next level by subscribing to our podcast and star ...
 
If you want to learn English you've come to the right place. I'm Bob the Canadian and I make videos on Youtube (Just search for "Bob the Canadian" on Youtube!) as well as podcasts right here to help you learn English. Each week I teach a lesson and I host a question and answer session about the English language. During these sessions I will my best to answer as many questions as I can that you have about the English language!
 
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Episode 29: Yeah, yeah, yeah, you think it's all about Episode 30? No way man, it's all about the lead in. What do you want? You want lions? Tigers? You want a fuckin', uh, elephant? You got it. How about a Roman legion? How about this? Two idiom boys enter the Colosseum but only one leaves with his head. Suck on that, Paul Newman. Suck that egg, C…
 
Episode 29: Jay & Ray tuck in to more food idioms. cold turkey small potatoes pound salt egg on Subscribe, review, and come find us on Twitter, Instagram, & FB. The Roberto Clemente Museum is a showcase of baseball artifacts, memorabilia, works of art, and photographs related to the life of Pittsburgh Pirates legend Roberto Clemente. Use our promo …
 
https://traffic.libsyn.com/secure/bizpod/BEP363-Strengths-Idioms-2.mp3 Welcome back to Business English Pod for today’s lesson on business English idioms related to strengths and weaknesses. Job interviews, performance reviews, hiring decisions, promotions, pay raises… what do all of these important aspects of work and business revolve around? Well…
 
In this English lesson I'll help you learn about some the greatest inventions! Interestingly, the names of many inventions are also used in idioms! Do you know what it means to "put something under the microscope" or what the "greatest thing since sliced bread" is? You may have already learned some of these in a previous English class or they may b…
 
In today's episode, our host Jasmine goes over 5 common weather idioms in English. She will discuss the meaning and provide examples of how to use the following weather idioms: 1) Every Cloud Has a Silver Lining, 2) Rain or Shine, 3) Break the Ice, 4) Under the Weather and 5) Head in the Clouds. To learn about some more weather idioms, you can read…
 
Want FREE access to all of our learning materials, including videos, dialogues, and quizzes? Head over to www.spanishinonemonth.com. Follow us on Instagram @acceleratedspanish for daily Spanish translation practice and other learning tools. For additional resources beyond the 12 free Spanish lessons mentioned above, visit us on YouTube at https://w…
 
On the 14th episode of the AudioBLOG, we go over the following Blog post: 3 Things I Learned from “The King’s Speech” When I watch movies and documentaries, I try to find lessons that are helpful for daily life. “The King’s Speech” is an Academy Award winning movie from 2011 and has some very valuable lessons. Learn 3 important tips to help with yo…
 
¿Sabías que la conjugación del subjuntivo presente es la misma del imperativo negativo? En este episodio vas a escuchar muchos ejemplos sobre el imperativo y el subjuntivo siendo usados con los pronombres TÚ y USTED. Esto te va a ayudar a entender cómo usar e identificar estos dos modos. Solo debes ir a Spanishlandschool.com/ask y ahí tendrás las i…
 
Hoy les traemos una entrevista muy interesante con un profesor de español de México, Abraham.Él vive en California y tiene su propia empresa de tutores de español quienes crean programas de español personalizados para sus alumnos. Si quiere tomar clases con los recomendados profesores de Spanish55 puedes ir aquí: www.Spanish55.comEn esta entrevista…
 
Hoy, en este episodio… Voy a hablar brevemente de cómo puedes activar tu vocabulario. A continuación, comentaré la aparición de islas misteriosas. Algunas veces, en ciertos días, determinadas personas han visto ciertas estructuras en el horizonte y esto ha causado sorpresa. ¿Qué será? Por último, vamos a practicar la fluidez con una corta mini-hist…
 
Want FREE access to all of our learning materials, including videos, dialogues, and quizzes? Head over to www.spanishinonemonth.com. Follow us on Instagram @acceleratedspanish for daily Spanish translation practice and other learning tools. For additional resources beyond the 12 free Spanish lessons mentioned above, visit us on YouTube at https://w…
 
Comenzaremos la primera parte del programa con el acuerdo entre los estados miembro de la ONU para conmemorar el 75º aniversario de la ONU, el 21 de septiembre. A continuación, hablaremos de la firma el martes, en Washington D.C., de acuerdos diplomáticos históricos entre Israel y dos países del Golfo, Bahréin y Emiratos Árabes Unidos. Después, cha…
 
It's time for another episode of the Coffee Break Spanish Travel Diaries where we're following Victoria and Abel on their journey around the north of Spain. This week, we're leaving Bilbao behind and heading to the capital city of the Cantabria region of Spain - Santander! Victoria and Abel try some delicious fish at the Mercado de la Esperanza bef…
 
Locutora: Betina de Perú. Hoy hablaremos de noticias curiosas, empezaremos por una hamburguesa con muchos años, seguiremos con un perrito que se burla de su dueña y acabaremos con una mujer que no lleva bien las normas. Muchas gracias por escucharnos, para acceder a la transcripción y a los ejercicios y explicaciones, hazte suscriptor premium en: c…
 
Un jueves más, hablamos de noticias raras, curiosas y, a veces, importantes. Hoy hablaremos de una extraña señal de radio, seguiremos con una pareja que se propuso probar que la Tierra es plana, y terminaremos con una pareja que buscaba a alguien que les ayudara con una mudanza, pero no a una persona cualquiera. Muchas gracias por escucharnos, si q…
 
Un jueves más, hablamos de noticias raras, curiosas y, a veces, importantes. Hoy hablaremos de una extraña señal de radio, seguiremos con una pareja que se propuso probar que la Tierra es plana, y terminaremos con una pareja que buscaba a alguien que les ayudara con una mudanza, pero no a una persona cualquiera. Muchas gracias por escucharnos, si q…
 
You can find the full web article, media and transcripts for the lesson here: https://adeptenglish.com/lessons/basics-of-grammar-in-english-1/ - Direct & Reported Speech - The Basics Of Grammar In English We recently had a question put to us about direct and reported speech. Understanding this is important. It is a basic part of grammar in English.…
 
Want FREE access to all of our learning materials, including videos, dialogues, and quizzes? Head over to www.spanishinonemonth.com. Follow us on Instagram @acceleratedspanish for daily Spanish translation practice and other learning tools. For additional resources beyond the 12 free Spanish lessons mentioned above, visit us on YouTube at https://w…
 
Arts and crafts are popular all over the world. Some people paint, knit, or sew as a hobby. Some do arts and crafts as a job. In this Simplified Speech episode, host Andrew and Kassy talk about their relationship with arts and crafts. Fun facts In this episode, Kassy talks about attending Paint and Sip parties. These are gatherings where people pai…
 
- Protestas en Bogotá contra la violencia policial - En Brasil se teme por un rebrote del coronavirus en las playas - El escritor argentino Alberto Manguel dona sus libros a Lisboa - Ciberdelito en Argentina: el gobierno no cede al chantaje - Cinco años después de la crisis migratoria de 2015, la bienvenida de Alemania a los refugiados se confirma …
 
Locutor: Alejandro de Colombia. El día de hoy nos corresponde un repaso de gramática, y he traído un tema que es muy importante, pues tiene varios usos y además, es muy fácil de aprender. Hoy abordaremos el futuro simple. Muchas gracias por escucharnos, para acceder a la transcripción y a los ejercicios y explicaciones, hazte suscriptor premium en:…
 
En el episodio de hoy seguimos practicando con expresiones relacionadas con verbos de múltiples usos, los verbos que en este podcast conocemos como verbos mágicos. Hoy, practicamos con el verbo tirar. Así, sabrás el significado de frases como tirar la toalla o tirar los tejos a alguien. Muchas gracias por escucharnos, si quieres acceder a ventajas …
 
En el episodio de hoy seguimos practicando con expresiones relacionadas con verbos de múltiples usos, los verbos que en este podcast conocemos como verbos mágicos. Hoy, practicamos con el verbo tirar. Así, sabrás el significado de frases como tirar la toalla o tirar los tejos a alguien. Muchas gracias por escucharnos, si quieres acceder a ventajas …
 
Hey guys it’s Michael here from Happy English and I help people speak English better. Ahh, we’ve had another week of comfortable, cool fall weather. It seems like summer has hit the road and fall is coming back. And remember, keeping your mask up and social distancing works well in any season! Today, we’re going to look at how we ... Read More…
 
Do you know what color these words describe: maroon, fuchsia, hazel, and ivory? You probably learned simple colors like red, yellow, and blue in your first year of English... but the language has a lot more color words than these basic ones! Today you'll learn 12 interesting vocabulary words for colors. One quick note: Online, you'll often find ver…
 
You guys asked and we delivered! Here is part 2 of some teenage English slang words. Mia and Dylan (teenagers from Toronto, Canada) share and discuss 3 different slang words. They also provide examples of how to properly use each slang word. In this episode we cover the words: extra, facts and tea. A great website to help you learn new English slan…
 
Want FREE access to all of our learning materials, including videos, dialogues, and quizzes? Head over to www.spanishinonemonth.com. Follow us on Instagram @acceleratedspanish for daily Spanish translation practice and other learning tools. For additional resources beyond the 12 free Spanish lessons mentioned above, visit us on YouTube at https://w…
 
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