Posh English Learning Language Through Listening Ep 281

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Are you posh? Did you go to a posh school? Today we talk about the word posh in English. Learning a language also means learning more common slang terms used in everyday conversations and today we dig into the English class system while we explain the word posh. ✔Get The Full Article: https://adeptenglish.com/2019/11/28/english-learning-language/ ✔️Checkout The Last Article: https://adeptenglish.com/2019/11/21/learn-english-conversation/ ✔️Article Category: https://adeptenglish.com/learn-english-by-listening/ What Is Posh In English? I think it’s true of most countries that wealthy people, people with enough money that they can live beyond the necessities of life, get called a name of some sort. Often not a very nice name, or just a name with associated privilege and inequality. It is often a [slang] word. In the UK, like many other countries I am sure, you can identify wealthy people by their accents, the schools they go too and the clothes they wear the places they spend their money. And in the UK you would probably use the word posh to describe this group of people. In America, for example, you might call this group of people ‘the elite’, 'fat cats' or the ‘1%’ and I’m sure there is a word for this in your native language. So why not learn to speak English through listening and learn all about [posh]? If you need to understand more about our teaching technique, then listen to this podcast https://adeptenglish.com/2018/05/14/speaking-english-podcast/ which explains how to get the best out of our podcasts. Or sign up for our FREE 7 rules of Adept English video course here http://7rules.adeptenglish.com/ We provide over 250+ FREE English language conversation and video lessons to help you learn the English language. If you do not like this one then you can visit this page https://adeptenglish.com/about-us/podcasts/ to choose from 100's of English lessons with lots of different topics . So why not learn English the easy and FREE way? We try to make ourselves as accessible to everyone who wants to learn to speak English fluently. You can find us on these popular social media sites: ✭ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/adeptenglish/ ✭ Twitter: https://twitter.com/AdeptEnglish ✭ YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/AdeptEnglish We are also on these popular streaming services: ✪ Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/7ixeOS7ezPTZSaISIx2TTw ✪ iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/learn-english-through-listening/id1134891957 ✪ Tunein: https://tunein.com/podcasts/Educational/Learn-English-Through-Listening-p888646/ ✪ Stitcher: https://www.stitcher.com/podcast/adept-english-podcast-series/learn-english-through-listening-podcast-series ✪ Podbean: https://www.podbean.com/podcast-detail/qpp5u-436c6/Learn+English+Through+Listening If you like what we do please visit our website https://adeptenglish.com for lots more language learning help.

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