The RealLife English Podcast #45 – New Year’s Resolutions (with transcript and pronunciation lesson)

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Some Connected Speech Examples:

  • Would you – “Woul-dja”
  • I don’t know  – “I-dunno”
  • What do you think? – “Wha-da-ya-think?”
  • We can – “we-kin”

Words to Know:

  • Go out with a bang – to finish something with a lot of excitement and enthusiasm.
  • Soul searching – spending time alone and contemplating about life.
  • Freak of nature – a person who can do something that any normal cannot.
  • Keep it up – continue to do a good job
  • Get to know a person/place – to learn a lot about a location or place


  • Anotonella (Antz)“I absolutely love your podcast cast, I always learn a new word or expression and I just have so much fun listening to you guys, keep it up.”
  • Polo: “Thanks for helping me improve my listening skills and the good time I spend listening to your podcast, I really enjoy it a lot. Keep up the great job, greetings.”


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  • nadia says:

    Thanx for the podcast ! that’s the spirit

  • Anonymous says:

    Please help me to improve my writing skill and speaking fluently.

  • Gosina Go says:

    Hey, Freak of Nature Guys!!! After this kickass podcast I'm gonna do some soul searching (awesome expression). BTW: Next time you should use high protection sun cream. Just saying… 🙂

  • How can I get all transcripts of the podcast Real Life English because I need them to unterstand better. Help me please [email protected]

    • Justin says:

      Hey Jose, Thanks for listening and reading, but we only started with #45!