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RealLife English Podcast #214 – New Year’s Traditions, Vocabulary and More!

By Ethan | Dec 28, 2020

Aww yeah! 2020 is a wrap! In this podcast, Ethan and Andrea talk all about New Year’s Eve and New Year’s day traditions from the US, the UK as well as other from other countries. Andrea even shares her fun experience celebrating New Year’s in Times Square in New York. Don’t miss out on this…

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RealLife English Podcast #213 – How to Talk about Christmas | 26+ Vocabulary & Expressions

By Ethan | Dec 21, 2020

Ho, ho, ho! Christmas is right around the corner, and it’s only fitting that Ethan and Andrea talk about everybody’s (or most people’s, right?) favorite holiday of the year. Curious to know if your name is on Santa’s nice list? Or is it on his naughty list? Ethan and Andrea explain what this whole “naughty…

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RealLife English Podcast #212 – 7 Habits to Learn English Effectively

By Ethan | Dec 16, 2020

In this episode, Ethan is joined by Max and Izzy. Both exceptional English speakers. They discuss the teachings of one of the most influential self-development books: The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People. This book provides a set of simple but really powerful principles that you can use to be successful in life and also…

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RealLife English Podcast #211 – 7 Reasons Why People Fail to Get Fluent in English

By Ethan | Dec 9, 2020

“I’m just bad at languages,” “I’m too embarrassed to speak,” “I’m too old to learn.” These are some of the things people learning English tell themselves. In this episode, Ethan, Andrea and Justin discuss these and a few other common excuses and attitudes that prevent people from learning English. Whether you’re a beginner, intermediate or…

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RealLife English Podcast #210 – How to Understand TV series & Movies without Subtitles

By Ethan | Dec 3, 2020

What is keeping you from watching a movie or TV show in English without subtitles? In this episode, Ethan, Andrea and Justin discuss 3 key things that are going to help you to finally break free from subtitles! Download & Listen on Your Mobile: iTunes for Apple | Stitcher for Android | Listen on Spotify Direct Download: Right Click…

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RealLife English Podcast #209 – 12 Beautiful English Idioms to Help you Understand Natives

By Ethan | Dec 3, 2020

If you have a soft spot for idioms, this podcast will take your breath away! Ethan and Andrea teach you 12 beautiful idioms so that you can understand their meaning and start using them in conversation. Plus, they answer the question we so often get asked: what’s the difference between an idiom and an expression?…

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RealLife English Podcast #208 – Are Natives Really Better Teachers?

By Ethan | Nov 18, 2020

Do native English speakers really make better teachers? There’s a lot of controversy surrounding this topic called native-speakerism and so we discuss the advantages of having a non-native English teacher as well as the advantages of having a native English teacher. It really goes beyond just having English as a first language and we hope…

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RealLife English Podcast #207 – 20 Native Ways to Say “Stupid” in English

By Ethan | Nov 9, 2020

Which of these is NOT the same?: A) Slow-WittedB) BoneheadC) Klutz In fact, all of them are alternatives that you can use instead of “stupid”! While we don’t encourage that you start insulting people, in this episode, we look at vocabulary that will help you understand TV series, the news, and even presidential debates! Download…

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RealLife English Podcast #206 – British vs American Culture – Do you Know These Differences?

By Ethan | Nov 2, 2020

Do you know what “jump the queue” means and why the British hate it when someone does that? That’s just one of the many interesting, and at times weird, facts about British Culture. Ethan and Andrea discuss this, as well as any similarities or differences in American culture. Download & Listen on Your Mobile: iTunes for…

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