Real Life English Podcast Episode #13 – Expressions with Happiness

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Words to know:

  • Crook- Sick in Australian English
  • Under the Weather- Expression for being sick
  • Fasting- to spend a long time not eating
  • Working out- training at the gym, lifting weights, etc
  • Buff- strong, with defined muscles
  • Spice up- make something more interesting (figurative)
  • Give it a kick- add something to make it stronger/ better
  • Spokeman- A person who speaks to reprsent an organization
  • Moonwalk- to walk on the moon, famous Michael Jackson dance
  • Dirty Harry- famous movie with Clint Eastwood
  • Coconut water- the only thing Trevor needs to be satisfied
  • Stride- walking with long steps to look cool
  • Fist pump- celebratory punch in the air
  • On cloud nine- to be euphorically happy
  • Legit- seem to be true or of good value (slang from the word legitimate)
  • Clunky- Awkwardly heavy or clumsy


Trevor apologizes for not responding to tweets in the last week, we’ve been working hard on the RealLife English Fluency+ Course.

Shout Outs……..

  • @englishrt
  • @aaali69
  • Aline (a comment from video #2 of the free RLE mini-course.)
  • Afifa Sayyida (a comment from video #2 of the free RLE mini-course.)


  • Make someone’s day
  • Jump for joy
  • Over the moon
  • Top of the world, walking on sunshine
  • Walking on air



Keep your mouth shut.

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  • Nadia Nero says:

    Thumbs up, love yall