English Podcast #31 – Expressions related to PEOPLE’S NAMES

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Words to Know

  • Disrupting – something that takes your attention away
  • Vipassana – a technique of meditation taught by the Buddha. There are 10 day courses held in centers all over the world where you can learn the technique. More details.
  • Pots and pans – used for cooking food on a stove [fire].
  • Ecovillage – communities with the goal of becoming more socially, economically and ecologically sustainable.
  • Da bomb – awesome, great, cool, amazing
  • Polar bear – a bear with white fur that lives in very cold climates
  • Parenthesis – (this is surrounded by parenthesis)
  • Mellow – calm, tranquil
  • Signature – when you write your name to verify that you agree with a document



  • Trevor is now in Rio, we plan on starting the Real Life English Party there in October.
  • The Real Life English Party XXVII in Belo Horizonte was a great success, we’ll see you next time on September 7th.

Shout Outs

  •  Sony Vietnam


  •  What is the difference between “that” and “which”?


  • Happy as Larry
  • John Hancock
  • Any Tom, Dick, and Harry
  • Jack of all trades
  • Pandora’s box 



  • How the Buddha can help you learn English

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  • Nataly Konak says:


  • Boskani says:

    Finally i saw Trevor Iam so happy he is cool