RealLife English Podcast #43 – Expressions Involving COURAGE

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Words You’ll Learn

  • Rocking an afro
  • Jagermeister
  • Have something down
  • Guts
  • Balls
  • Nuts
  • Sack
  • A bunch of

Words to Know

  • Raining cats and dogs –  to be raining a lot
  • Dilly dally – spend time on irrelevant things
  • Drilling exercise – a repetitive to help memorize things
  • Sum up courage – to collect all of your courage when you need it
  • Take something to a new level – to become better or more professional at something
  • J-man – what Chad calls Justin sometimes


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  • Go for it
  • Step up your game
  • To have guts
  • Put on a brave face – Fake it until you make it
  • Grow a pair – Nut up – sack up


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  •  What do you call a deer with no eyes??

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  • Sonia Verma says:

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