In this episode of RealLife Radio or special guest, Jessica Beck, will debunk (show the falsness) 4 myths people have about the most nerve racking part of all these test… the speaking section!
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Some Words You’ll Learn:
- Snow ball – when a situation gains traction, gets bigger
- Blow up – to explode, become very popular
- All ears – you have my full attention
- Wing it – try, or do something with no preparation
- Nail it – to do something perfectly
- Yankee – a person from New York, or sometimes the United States
- How-zit? – how is it? (like saying what’s up in South African English)
- A slip – an accidental mistake made while speaking
- Chuckle – a little laugh
- Freak out – panic, worry too much
- Grunt – making a noise that’s not comprehendible, like an animal
- Swear words – offensive words
- F bombs – a way of saying f#@k without having to say it
- Blabber mouth – someone who keeps talking, or some one who tells other peoples secrets
- Improv – improvisation
- Make something up – to invent a story
- Bump up – to increase a little
- Welcome to the Fluency Circle to all of out new students participating in the Fluent with Friends course.
- Jessica gives a big shoutout to all the listeners from the IELTS Energy podcast.
Kick Ass Quote:
Being yourself is the most important thing! -Megan Ripeno
- Jessica explains to us what the IELTS test is, why you might want to do it, and gives us great tips to prepare for the speaking section of the test.
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