Best idioms podcasts we could find (Updated December 2017)
Related podcasts: English Learn Esl Language Learning English Education German Language Learning Expressions Vocabulary Listening Easy English Usage Lessons Society Sayings Grammar Toefl Learning Podcasts  
Idioms public [search 0]
show episodes
 
I
Idiom Savant
Monthly+
 
The podcast that attempts to explore and explain the origins of common expressions in a manner that isn’t nearly as boring as this description.
 
1
10 English Idioms in 10 Minutes!
 
Because English idioms don't have to be dull...!
 
P
Pukka German podcast - German slang, colloquial language, german idioms and cool phrases
 
German podcast to learn useful and popular German words and phrases, colloquial German, German slang and cool lingo.
 
I
Idioms and Idiots
Rare
 
Every other week, we provide the real and completely made up origins of five idioms. Sandwiched between idioms are a rotating variety of segments including Portmanteau Corner, Word Advocacy Corner, and "Sports?". tl;dr Two people (idiots) talk about idioms (idioms) and other stuff.
 
T
Too Drunk Idioms
Rare
 
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 “too drunk idioms.”
 
H
Hey China! Easy Chinese Idioms - Emily Tangerine
 
Emily explains all the Chinese idioms in the world
 
D
Don't Be An Idiom
Weekly
 
Don't Be An Idiom is a brand new 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.
 
H
Hablah's Spanish Idioms in the News
 
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 ...
 
E
English Pronunciation Pod
Daily
 
English pronunciation and accent reduction podcast lessons for ESL students and professionals who want to speak the English language with a clear and confident American accent.
 
F
Flow English Podcast
Rare
 
Slang of the Week
 
I
Idiots n Idioms
Daily+
 
Three mates, Locky, Lucas & Rhys aka the "Idiots" pick a few idioms each episode to chat, philosophise and banter about.
 
E
Espresso English Podcast
Monthly+
 
Improve your English in just a few minutes a day! Learn English grammar, vocabulary, phrases, idioms, and more.
 
E
English Teacher John Show
Monthly
 
English lessons that you can understand - lessons, grammar, practice, pronunciation, idioms and more ...
 
听故事学中文 Learning Chinese through Stories
 
“听故事学中文” is a platform for learners who are interested in learning Mandarin Chinese through classic and popular stories of Chinese culture. Podcast lessons that“听故事学中文” produced mainly target on novice high, intermediate and advanced level learners. As an e-learning resource, its distinguishing features are the use of authentic materials, more than 95% target language, natural talk and it has an explanation session that has a plethora of recap and repetitions for listeners to follow. As a le ...
 
A
A Flavour of German
Monthly
 
Spice up your language with A Flavour of German
 
f
freetalk Podcast
Weekly+
 
The show to help you learn English the fun and simple way. Weekly episodes with discussions on many topics, at a normal speed and with content generated by you. Take your English to the next level.
 
E
English Pronunciation Pod
Daily
 
English pronunciation and accent reduction podcast lessons for ESL students and professionals who want to speak the English language with a clear and confident American accent.
 
T
That's Idiomotic!
Monthly
 
Have you ever wondered where some of these crazy sayings come from? From "Raining Cats and Dogs" to "A Lead Pipe Cinch" we'll look at them all in a fun an interesting way.This Podcast was created using www.talkshoe.com
 
E
English Teacher John Show
Monthly
 
English lessons that you can understand - lessons, grammar, practice, pronunciation, idioms and more ...
 
U
Uncensored English
Weekly+
 
Looking for a different angle on English language podcasts? Keiran the crazy Canadian goes where the other English podcasts don't... and more. Keiran and his native English guests discuss politically incorrect subjects as well as general English language, idioms, expressions, culture and more all while having natural unscripted conversations. This podcasts feature an educational exploration of language ranging from every day expressions, pop culture expressions, explicit language and anythin ...
 
A
And Eat it Too!
Monthly+
 
In a nutshell, here at And Eat it Too! we butter you up and then spill the beans on all things food. We start with a food idiom - think “bring home the bacon” or “the world is your oyster” - and end up somewhere completely different. Join hosts Molly Gilbert and Sarah Barthelow for a discussion of your favorite foods and recipes with a healthy serving of bad accents and 80s movie references. www.andeatittoopodcast.com
 
L
Listening – Better at English
 
Listen and learn real conversational English
 
P
Podcast Inglês Online
Monthly+
 
Aprenda os idioms e phrasal verbs mais comuns do inglês toda semana em menos de cinco minutos, com as explicações super fáceis de entender da Ana Luiza do site Inglês Online. Tudo que você ouvir nos episódios é usado no inglês de todo dia. Nível de compreensão recomendado: intermediário e acima.
 
P
Phil's English Lessons
Monthly
 
A place to learn how to use common English language idioms and phrases with a special emphasis on business, technology, and Christianity.
 
W
Words and Their Stories - Voice of America
 
Words and Their Stories programs explain idioms and expressions that many learners of American English find difficult to understand.
 
S
Slow Russian
Monthly+
 
This is a podcast for those who want to learn the Russian language effectively! I'll be reading short Russian texts SLOWLY and explain the new vocabulary, idioms, grammar, etc.
 
B
Better at English - Free English conversation lessons podcast
 
Better at English podcasts are for EFL and ESL learners who want learn conversational English. Listen to our live, unscripted English conversations featuring authentic English vocabulary, slang, idioms, and more. Go to https://betteratenglish.com/transcripts for FREE transcripts and vocabulary notes. Have fun listening and learning English with us!
 
H
Happy English Podcast
Monthly+
 
Learn English with the Happy English Podcast. Fun, practical, and useful English lessons for students of all levels and ages. Learn American English idioms, phrasal verbs, pronunciation, confusing vocabulary, grammar and more! Get Happy, Get English. Happy English! Visit myhappyenglish.com to hear all of the episodes.
 
E
English for Professionals
Weekly
 
Spoken's "English for Professionals" Podcast helps international professionals learning English stay up to date with business news around the world and learn business English vocabulary, collocations, phrasal verbs, and idioms in the process.
 
E
ESL in Ho Chi Minh City
Monthly+
 
ESL podcasts from the heart of Vietnam; written by a Vietnamese English teacher and taught by an American teacher.
 
G
Go Natural English Podcast | How to Speak Fluent English
 
Go Natural English helps you improve your English listening skills and fluency. The podcast will benefit intermediate to advanced learners most. Your English will benefit from language learning strategies that work, vocabulary and idioms, expressions, and phrasal verbs and how to make small talk and real conversation in American English. Learn special tips on American culture, how to listen to and speak with Americans. Join Gabby and the Go Natural English community to learn to speak America ...
 
S
Say It In English
Monthly+
 
A podcast that will help you learn English through idioms.
 
E
English In A Minute. - Voice of America
 
Learn all about idioms in American English in a minute..
 
W
Words and Their Stories - Voice of America
 
Words and Their Stories programs explain idioms and expressions that many learners of American English find difficult to understand.
 
S
StreetWise Hebrew
Weekly
 
A bite-sized podcast that discusses Modern Hebrew language gems. From slang to etymology, textual graffiti, Biblical idioms that are still around, influences from other languages, and other linguistic phenomena, host Guy Sharett shows us what we can learn about the Israeli psyche, society, and culture through its language.
 
A
American Slang
Rare
 
A weekly podcast about idioms, vocabulary and American life.
 
E
English Tonight
Monthly
 
Welcome to the English Tonight Podcast. You will learn real English through slang, idioms, expressions and interesting topics. Our goal is to help you improve your English listening and understanding in a fun way. We will speak natural English with real pronunciation... NOT Textbook English. This podcast is intended for people learning to speak the English language, ESL and EFL learners.
 
A
All Ears English Podcast | Real English Vocabulary | Conversation | American Culture
 
Are you looking for a new and fun way to learn American English? Come hang out with Lindsay and Michelle from Boston and New York City and have fun while you improve your English listening skills! All Ears English is an English as a Second Language (ESL) podcast for intermediate to advanced learners around the world. Teachers Lindsay McMahon and Michelle Kaplan will show you how to use everyday vocabulary and natural idioms, expressions, and phrasal verbs and how to make small talk in Americ ...
 
S
Sprichwörtlich Deutsch – Fair Languages
 
Celebrating Multilingualism
 
T
The Expressionists
Monthly+
 
A podcast exploring how idioms connect us with the past and to each other.
 
A
American Slang
Rare
 
A weekly podcast about idioms, vocabulary and American life.
 
L
Learn Russian With Lemon Tea
Monthly
 
Learn a new Russian idiom every week to enrich your Russian language skills. Idiom is a phrase which means something different from its literal meaning, and they are very important part of every language. Russian language is highly idiomatic. Each episode contains a new Russian idiom, its literal translation, explanation and a couple of examples. Improve your Russian language with 'Russian idioms' podcast from 'Learn Russian with Lemon Tea'.
 
U
Uncensored English
Weekly+
 
Looking for a different angle on English language podcasts? Keiran the crazy Canadian goes where the other English podcasts don't... and more. Keiran and his native English guests discuss politically incorrect subjects as well as general English language, idioms, expressions, culture and more all while having natural unscripted conversations. This podcasts feature an educational exploration of language ranging from every day expressions, pop culture expressions, explicit language and anythin ...
 
A
Aloha Business English
Monthly+
 
Entrepreneurs around the world are starting businesses everyday and many want to invest outside of their home country. Hopefully, Aloha Business English can help people get a better understanding of Business English, words, phrases and idioms.
 
t
the Ramen Noodle - family-friendly clean comedy podcast
 
A clean-comedy podcast with funny stories from life, making fun of idioms, hilarious conversations about the news, and other humorous tales from hosts Daniel J. Lewis and his wife Jenny, Jeremy Laughlin, and frequent guests. Please send your own funny stuff to feedback@Noodle.mx (audio files welcome) or call (903) 231-2221. Join us live on Wednesdays at 6:00 p.m. (ET) at https://noodle.mx/live.
 
C
Conversation & Pronunciation: Learn English with The Rachel's English Podcast
 
Study English conversation skills with one of YouTube's most popular English as a Second (or third!) Language teachers, Rachel of Rachel's English. Most beneficial for intermediate to advanced students, Rachel's specialty is the nuance and musicality of spoken English. Learn about English stress, sounds, and melodies, in addition to American slang, idioms, phrasal verbs, vocabulary, common phrases, culture, and more! Each episode is a CONVERSATION, so join the conversation now and learn how ...
 
T
Talk Like a Native
Weekly
 
A new podcast bringing you an English expression/idiom a week to help you Talk Like a Native. Scripts can be found at www.talklikeanativepodcast.com
 
L
Listening – Better at English
 
Listen and learn real conversational English
 
I
IELTS Energy English Podcast | IELTS English Speaking Practice 7+ | IELTS Test Strategy | IELTS English Writing Tips
 
Do you want to get a band 7 on the IELTS exam? IELTS English 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 IELTS Speaking Section by reducing anxiety, panic, and fear. You’ll learn what ...
 
E
Español Automático Podcast
Weekly
 
The award-winning podcast for learners of Spanish worldwide. "Hi! My name is Karo Martínez. Español Automático is based on my own experience that learning a foreign language is NOT difficult. I speak fluently 4 languages and I want to help anyone who dreams about speaking Spanish to achieve it in a natural, fun, stress-free and automatic way. Learning a foreign language may be a very satisfying experience if you do it the right way. So if you want to switch from learning Spanish to actually ...
 
Loading …
show series
 
T
The Expressionists
 
'Tis the season... to burn the midnight oil while putting up decorations, and to go cold turkey on moderation! And what better way to get into the swing of things than by learning about a couple of festive(-ish) idioms? Plus, we chat with our buddy Thom Calma about the spirit of giving.
 
1211 Real Life Korean : Idioms "하나를 보고 열을 안다" & "하나를 듣고 열을 안다"
 
T
This Place Scares Us - A Podcast
 
Hello Dear listeners, Welcome to a truly terrifying episode of This Place Scares Us! This week we are discussing the horrible phenomenon that was "Strip Search Phone Scams". Were you alive for the eras of phone cards, star 6-9, and calling collect? If you weren't you get to learn lots, if you were then enjoy a trip into nostalgia. So come learn ...…
 
Eric Trules- Eric Trules is a native of New York City and has been a professional in the performing, literary, and filmic arts for almost 5 decades. He began his professional artistic career as a modern dancer with Shirley Mordine’s Dance Troupe in residence at Columbia College Chicago in 1970, and then co-founded Mo Ming, the nationally renown ...…
 
M
Money for Old Rope
 
Idioms: 1. Shiver my timbers 2. A leopard can’t change its spots 3. Salt of the earth Links: Cleave him to the brisket Peter Pan Keelhauling Buffy the Vampire Slayer Twilight Zone – Gremlin Every cell in body changing Telomere 27543 Just So Stories Bad Taxidermy British expansionism Vitiligo 11 Plus Exam Burgage Pope Benedict XVI Bitcoin Bitcoi ...…
 
Making an Idiom Pastor Robert Shaw
 
E
ESL Resources for Students & Teachers – Simple English News
 
Listen here http://www.simpleenglishnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/People_love_pets_-1.mp3Pets Almost 80 percent of Americans own a pet. And most of them consider their dogs or cats to be members of the family. They let them sleep on the bed, buy them holiday and birthday presents and sometimes take them on holiday. Some people are even pr ...…
 
M
Money for Old Rope
 
Idioms: 1. Pay through the nose 2. Hanging by a thread 3. Bob’s your uncle Links: Tramadol Brains removed in Egypt(?) Canopic jar Strawberry laces Jackass Fight out of a paper bag Ignaz Semmelweis (Washing hands) Fastest surgery NHS Maggots Blue bottle fly Clover mites Koumpounophobia Tantalus Sisyphus Prometheus Messages in movies and tv Where ...…
 
Amanda enlightens Kristen on the origins of sayings (warning: they're all about drinking), and Kristen and Amanda discuss The Trolley Problem. Please like, rate, and review!If you have topic suggestions, email us at tellmeaboutitpodcast1@gmail.com
 
C
Conversation & Pronunciation: Learn English with The Rachel's English Podcast
 
Today we study casual English conversation as David and I ask each other questions like: Think back 10 years. What's something that has changed about your personality? As we speak, we pick out the phrasal verbs, idioms, and interesting vocabulary words that come up naturally in conversation. This includes: the phrasal verb 'tuck away', the term ...…
 
Episode 13 We discuss whether or not we trust game reviews, dive into the etymology of idioms, and play our most academically stimulating game so far, In Pursuit of Grammar. We're bad at games, and we're bad at grammar. Instagram: @badatgamescast Twitter: @badatgamescast Facebook: /badatgamescast badatgamescast@gmail.com badatgamescast.com…
 
M
Money for Old Rope
 
Idioms: 1. Buy the farm 2. Throwing smoke 3. Hell in a handbasket 4. I’ll eat my hat Links: Paradise Papers Paddy field Logan’s Run Pirate body worth Universe rubber band theory (Big Crunch) Spreading incense in churches Mario Tennis Super Mario Strikers Mortal Kombat Red Card Football Throwing smoke picture Hyperloop Virgin Hyperloop One Elon ...…
 
L
Learn Spanish online for free - SpanishPodcast.net
 
What's the meaning of por dinero baila el perro? Learn Spanish listening to native Spanish speakers. Por dinero baila el perro is a very useful expression, learn Spanish! Transcript available.
 
C
Culips English Podcast
 
In this Catch Word episode, Andrew and Suzanne discuss two idiomatic expressions that you can use to talk about being speedy: in a jiffy/in a jiff and in a flash. Join them to learn how to make your English sound like a native speaker’s! Fun Facts A jiffy is used not only in English idioms, but also as a unit of time! A jiffy is an actual measu ...…
 
C
Culips English Podcast
 
In this Catch Word episode, Andrew and Suzanne discuss two idiomatic expressions that you can use to talk about being speedy: in a jiffy/in a jiff and in a flash. Join them to learn how to make your English sound like a native speaker’s! Fun Facts A jiffy is used not only in English idioms, but also as a unit of time! A jiffy is an actual measu ...…
 
C
Culips English Podcast
 
In this Catch Word episode, Andrew and Suzanne discuss two idiomatic expressions that you can use to talk about being speedy: in a jiffy/in a jiff and in a flash. Join them to learn how to make your English sound like a native speaker’s! Fun Facts A jiffy is used not only in English idioms, but also as a unit of time! A jiffy is an actual measu ...…
 
It was meant to be Peter’s last night alive, but an angel of the Lord rescues Peter without the sixteen Roman guards even being aware of it. Peter heads for the home of Mary where believers are present. A servant girl, Rhoda, hears banging on the gate of the large home, so she goes to it. Peter announces himself, but she is so excited, she does ...…
 
The trap is set, the pieces are in place, the only question left is will this actually work? But the truth is that it doesn't matter, having the confidence to take a stand against evil should be its own reward, even if things don't pan out as you expected. And they certainly don't, here. Justice is its own reward, they say. But they also say it ...…
 
Il 21 ottobre 2003 moriva suicida Elliott Smith. La prima metà di questa puntata vuole omaggiare lui e il cantautorato americano della seconda metà dei 90. Mount Eerie è il passaggio alla seconda metà della puntata e che per mezzo di Jordan Rakei ci porta verso sonorità più jazz. Chiude l’ultimo bellissimo Dj Kicks di Kerri Chandler.01. Sparkle ...…
 
M
Money for Old Rope
 
Idioms: 1. On tenterhooks 2. Make a pig’s ear of (something) 3. Throw a spanner in the works Links: Our Twitter Our Instagram Deborah’s Instagram Deborah’s Twitter Sam’s Twitter Ben’s Twitter Terence’s Twitter Terence’s Instagram Terence’s Website Email
 
Say Cheese: Cheese idioms and expressionsIn which we explore some of the most common cheese idioms in the English language and learn once and for all why the cheese stands alone. Megan learns how to divine the future from a block a cheese and Rebecca tries to revive an old cheesy obstetrics tradition. So smile and say prunes!…
 
How have you been? Hoje, no podcast, eu falo sobre algumas expressões com a palavra CLOCK, todas – como sempre – muito comuns entre os falantes nativos. Observação: Para ver e ouvir podcasts de semanas anteriores, clique em Podcast Inglês Online no menu. Baixe os podcasts no seu aparelho Android com o aplicativo Inglês Online; ou assine os podc ...…
 
How have you been? Hoje, no podcast, eu falo sobre algumas expressões com a palavra CLOCK, todas – como sempre – muito comuns entre os falantes nativos. Observação: Para ver e ouvir podcasts de semanas anteriores, clique em Podcast Inglês Online no menu. Baixe os podcasts no seu aparelho Android com o aplicativo Inglês Online; ou assine os podc ...…
 
E
English Lessons with Adam - Learn English with Adam [engVid]
 
Does your language have idioms that come from technology? We use technology in so many parts of our daily life, so it's natural that many English expressions have come from this field. Learn these idioms to make your English sound more fluent and natural. This lesson has all the bells and whistles. If you don't know what that means yet, there's ...…
 
Join Eric and the Doctrinaires as they chat about Trump's idioms, Pence on the moon, Cam's apology, and much more!
 
Join Eric and the Doctrinaires as they chat about Trump's idioms, Pence on the moon, Cam's apology, and much more!
 
M
Money for Old Rope
 
Idioms: 1. Swear down 2. A cut above the rest 3. Not a sausage Links: Lovecraft Our Twitter Our Instagram Deborah’s Instagram Deborah’s Twitter Sam’s Twitter Ben’s Twitter Terence’s Twitter Terence’s Instagram Terence’s Website
 
M
Mad About Mad About You
 
This week Russ and Jon get very silly as they discuss Season Two, Episode Nine of Mad About You, titled "A Pair of Hearts". Those crazy Buchmans go to Atlantic City! Do they order room service? You'll have to listen to find out! They also discuss movie horses vs. non-movie horses, the fire safety of subway cars, and the value of idioms. Roll th ...…
 
M
Money for Old Rope
 
Idioms: 1. To rob Peter to pay Paul 2. The real McCoy 3. Storm in a teacup 4. A hot potato Links: Deborah Simms Real Tomacco Plant Instagram Smug Face Our Twitter Our Instagram Deborah’s Instagram Deborah’s Twitter Sam’s Twitter Ben’s Twitter
 
Walter Sheehey of www.waltersheehey.com emailed me about the things he's been implementing from previous interviews he's heard – something I'm always big on and interested in. In that email he said something that caught my attention that became the catalyst for this episode. Walter said… “On another topic, you often ask about things we’ve learn ...…
 
Walter Sheehey of www.waltersheehey.com emailed me about the things he's been implementing from previous interviews he's heard – something I'm always big on and interested in. In that email he said something that caught my attention that became the catalyst for this episode. Walter said… “On another topic, you often ask about things we’ve learn ...…
 
Walter Sheehey of www.waltersheehey.com emailed me about the things he's been implementing from previous interviews he's heard – something I'm always big on and interested in. In that email he said something that caught my attention that became the catalyst for this episode. Walter said… “On another topic, you often ask about things we’ve learn ...…
 
M
Money for Old Rope
 
Idioms: 1. Can of worms 2. The whole nine yards 3. To put your nose out of joint
 
R
Radio Matera: Bilingual Radio to practice Spanish and English
 
Español abajo. In one of our most popular programs, we take a look at the variety of idioms in Spanish and English, some of which seem to make sense and others ... not so much. We also take a look at the many uses of the word "goma" and investigate the biography of U.S. educator John Dewey. En uno de nuestros programas más populares, vemos la a ...…
 
"I'm sorry, I can't... I'm so busy!" Does this sound familiar? 🤔 Find out WHY people (like Dan the Man) say this when they are NOT busy... PLUS there is talk of PENNIES DROPPING 💰, ageing PEARS 🍐, SCHOOL days 🏫 and lots more - some SERIOUS SEXY idioms and RnR vocab! ROCK. ON. BABY. ✌️
 
M
Money for Old Rope
 
Idioms: 1. Tickle your fancy 2. To send someone to Coventry 3. Hell for leather
 
The Bible is a wonderful, God-inspired book. However, it was still written down by people moved by the Holy Spirit and they wrote it with their cultural mindset and language peculiarities. In order to understand the Bible more fully, it's very important to understand Hebrew idioms. Take a listen as Pastor Jay unlocks additional meaning by expla ...…
 
We begin with Peter and Lori talking about idioms and expressions having to do with animals. Unfortunately many of them are not very nice, but we offer some happier substitutes. Peter then welcomes back Stu Chaifetz, Animal Cruelty Investigator with SHARK. The SHARK team has released videos from Maryland of cownose ray killing contests, which a ...…
 
C
Conversation & Pronunciation: Learn English with The Rachel's English Podcast
 
David and I answer your questions from YouTube. How is ACTUAL actually pronounced? Is it okay to use American idioms and slang during the IELTS speaking test? How do you pronounce 'goal' vs. 'go'? And, a question even Americans want to know: How the heck do you pronounce 'rural'??
 
P
PEX Network | Process Excellence Network
 
The global head of AI for Prudential Michael Natusch joins us from the Nordic RPA & AI Summit and shares his thoughts on the profound myths that abound and affect the way that global corporate executives think about AI. Michael sees the major advances in AI which will change not just what we do in 2017 but how we think about doing business in f ...…
 
I
Idiomatic
 
Episode for August 23, 2017 (published one day late). The idioms are "knock something out" and "chip away at".
 
I
Idiomatic
 
This episode goes out to those Game of Thones viewers who need idioms for dramatic and important situations.
 
Speed
Series preference
1x
1x
Volume
100%
/

Google login Twitter login Classic login