Real Life English Podcast #42 – Expressions Involving HARD WORK

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Words You’ll Learn

  • Right off the bat
  • Tom boy
  • Pull something off
  • Double or nothing
  • Bust ass
  • Pampered
  • Spoiled

Words to Know

  • To swear – to say bad words e.g. f@#k / sh#t
  • Artistic license – to be able to break the rules because of your artistic abilities
  • Juggling – to keep two or more objects in the air at one time by alternately throwing and catching them
  • Skydiving – the activity of jumping out of an airplane
  • Hustle (negative use) – to trick some in order to take advantage of them
  • Pool – game of billiards where the objective is the sink all the balls
  • Shit – in some cases “shit” can mean your things or your activities
  • World class – the best in the world at something

News

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Shout Outs

  • Bu (Brazil, Florianopolis) – 5 star iTunes Review
  • Danny (Italy) – 5 star iTunes Review

Question

  • Rawda asked: Can we use the word DUDE for women?
  • Nana asked:  How do you use the word AIN’T?

Watch our friend Rodrigo “Dawg” explain how to use the word AIN’T

Expressions

  • Go all out / Give it your all
  • Hit the ground running
  • Hustle
  • Get your shit together
  • Bust your ass

Tip

Joke

  •  What do you get from a pampered cow???

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15 Comments

  1. LaRose des Sables on December 5, 2013 at 6:10 pm

    Well , I think we use Dudet for the women!

  2. tifa on December 6, 2013 at 6:52 am

    yeay yeay yeay I’m from Indonesia 😀

  3. Freez Wang on December 23, 2013 at 4:40 pm

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  4. Freez Wang on December 23, 2013 at 4:40 pm

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  5. Freez Wang on December 23, 2013 at 4:40 pm

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  6. Freez Wang on December 23, 2013 at 4:40 pm

    when is there a Chinese RealLife party meetup facebook group?

  7. Freez Wang on December 23, 2013 at 4:40 pm

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  8. Freez Wang on December 23, 2013 at 4:40 pm

    when is there a Chinese RealLife party meetup facebook group?

  9. Freez Wang on December 23, 2013 at 4:40 pm

    when is there a Chinese RealLife party meetup facebook group?

  10. Freez Wang on December 23, 2013 at 4:40 pm

    when is there a Chinese RealLife party meetup facebook group?

  11. Freez Wang on December 23, 2013 at 4:40 pm

    when is there a Chinese RealLife party meetup facebook group?

  12. Freez Wang on December 23, 2013 at 4:40 pm

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  13. Freez Wang on December 23, 2013 at 4:40 pm

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  14. Fabsir on July 17, 2014 at 12:45 pm

    “Ain´t” is spoken in London as well, especially by those who have a cockney accent.

    • Justin on July 24, 2014 at 10:38 am

      Hey Fabsir, that’s good to know. We appreciate your comment!

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