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Podcast Episode #33: Expressions Related To People’s Character

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Words to Know

Kidnap – to steal a personRansom – money asked for when someone is kidnappedFleas – little bugs found on animalsKick it off – to start with excitementBlend – to mix and combineStrict policy – rules that are taken very seriouslyMap (Verb) – give structure to something and help you understandMediocre – something or someone very average or plainLuxurious – things that represent wealth and are of high qualitySlack off – to be lazy and not work when you are supposed toDump someone – to end a relationship in a bad waySuitable – appropriate and/or accurateCheesy – something of bad taste and/or out of styleThe Boogeyman – a mythical character that lives in children’s closetsStare down – look at someone in an intimidating way

News

  • People are starting to help us organise the party
  • New quotes competition
  • Max is an administrator, Awww Yeahhh!!

Shout Outs

  •  5 star podcast review

Question

Expressions

  • Average Joe
  • Class act
  • Good-for-nothing
  • Cold as ice
  • A cry baby 

Tip

Joke

  •  Chuck Norris jokes                (see video below)

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Song

More Chuck Norris Joked – Read by Chuck Norris

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  • adonis marcos says:

    Guys,
    It’s very nice listening to you on podcasts … I’m glad ’cause each week I’m getting better.
    The positive thing in these podcasts is that you guys explain to the listeners the meaning of some words and expressions…
    I don’t have reasons to lie about it, so, it’s true!
    I’m really grateful with the possibility to learn the real English. Well-done!

    • Justin says:

      Thanks Adonis, it was nice to make the podcast. Keep up the good work and we’re grateful for not only your nice comment, but also your contributions to the community. Abraço

  • Max Ahumada says:

    Getting a big pat on the back by you guys again. You make me blush haha. I really appreciate it 😀

    • Justin says:

      Thanks Max, you deserve it!

  • Wallace says:

    Thanks guys for all your help you guys have been helping a lot people in the world to improve their own english in this website i’m so thankful for being here cthanks a lot

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