RealLife Radio #80 – Success in the City

Are you more of a city slicker, or a country hick? Either way I’m sure you can see the good side and bad side of both lifestyles.

In this episode we are going to explore all the aspects of living in a big city from traffic to work. Also, learn about one woman’s 10 hour walk through New York city, and we explain the difference between the words city, town, and village.

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Words you’ll learn

  • Diggin it
  • Cease
  • Carry on
  • Catcall
  • Wink
  • Stamp out
  • Startling
  • Behind the times
  • Blue collar worker
  • White collar worker
  • Hectic
  • Seedy
  • Hail a taxi
  • Muggy
  • Boondocks
  • City Slicker

Words to know

  • Chillin like a villain – slang expressions to say that you are relaxed
  • Anchorman – a man who reports the news on tv or radio
  • Harassment  – to irritate or torment persistently
  • Slangy – of slang meaning
  • Whistle – to produce a clear musical sound by forcing air through the teeth
  • Flirtatious – an adjective which evokes flirting
  • Pet peeve – something you find very annoying
  • Big apple – expression for New York city
  • Hustle and Bustle – the business of a big city

Shoutouts

  • Johnny from Xangai – 5 start iTunes review from China
  • Chingy Chen – Facebook message

News

  • A woman walked around New York city for 10 hours and filmed every cat call she received –See article

ConversationTopic

  • The guys talk about the pros and cons of living in a big city, and some of the typical things you would experience in the daily big city life.

Question

  • What is the difference between a city, a town, and a village?

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Song: Ain’t No Hollerback Girl “Gwen Stefani”

Lyrics

Uh huh, this is my shit
All the girls stomp your feet like this

A few times I’ve been around that track
So it’s not just gonna happen like that
Because I ain’t no hollaback girl
I ain’t no hollaback girl [x2]

Ooooh ooh, this my shit, this my shit [x4]

I heard that you were talking shit
And you didn’t think that I would hear it
People hear you talking like that, getting everybody fired up
So I’m ready to attack, gonna lead the pack
Gonna get a touchdown, gonna take you out
That’s right, put your pom-poms downs, getting everybody fired up

A few times I’ve been around that track
So it’s not just gonna happen like that
Because I ain’t no hollaback girl
I ain’t no hollaback girl [x2]

Ooooh ooh, this my shit, this my shit [x4]

So that’s right dude, meet me at the bleachers
No principals,no student-teachers
Both of us want to be the winner, but there can only be one
So I’m gonna fight, gonna give it my all
Gonna make you fall, gonna sock it to you
That’s right I’m the last one standing, another one bites the dust

A few times I’ve been around that track
So it’s not just gonna happen like that
Because I ain’t no hollaback girl
I ain’t no hollaback girl [x2]

Ooooh ooh, this my shit, this my shit [x4]

Let me hear you say this shit is bananas
B-A-N-A-N-A-S
(This shit is bananas)
(B-A-N-A-N-A-S)

Again
This shit is bananas
B-A-N-A-N-A-S
(This shit is bananas)
(B-A-N-A-N-A-S)

A few times I’ve been around that track
So it’s not just gonna happen like that
Because I ain’t no hollaback girl
I ain’t no hollaback girl [x2]

Ooooh ooh, this my shit, this my shit [x4]

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  • Yogesh maccks

    Hi guys it is very interesting episode as always i really enjoyed it with lots of fun
    Learned some cool vocabs
    why don’t you guys come to India and spread rlg if you come here i would love meet you
    I m really excited to see you guys in real
    If i come to Brazil my top priority would be to meet you guys
    Btw i m from india
    My city is chennai Awww yeah !!!
    Hey chad youre my fav every time i imitate your
    Voice and sounds the way you pronounce
    Awesome man

    • Aww Yeah Yogesh, you’re the man. Thanks for listening and supporting! I would love to come to India, and for sure I will one day. I’ll pass it along to Chad! Have a good one.

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