There’s No Mistake- This is Native Vocabulary!
Today you’ll learn 4 natural phrases that natives use to talk about mistakes.
To celebrate my return, I’m having a discount on Honest Memberships! Deal lasts for 3 days, until August 17th midnight. Use the coupon code RETURN for 15% off ant level membership.
How to Swear Like a Native is open for registration!
Native Vocabulary for Mistakes
Whiff- to completely miss something you are trying for; also to smell something
Swing and a miss- to try and fail
Off the mark- a little wrong; to try and not quite get it right
Go off the rails- completely lose it; start off in the right direction, and then completely go off course
We all make mistakes! Tell us about a time you had a swing and a miss in the comments section below!
Also, remember to sign up for an Honest Membership, starting at just $3.99, to learn more about pop culture and current, native vocabulary. Use coupon code RETURN before August 17th 15% off.
Pop Culture R&R
I recently binged a brand new show on Amazon Prime called The Boys. Super violent- just my kind of entertainment!
I recommend watching that if you’re at all into mature stories about super heroes. However, what I want you to do even more, is get into the graphic novel that it’s based on, also called The Boys, which ran from 2006 to 2008, by comic genius Garth Ennis, who also wrote Preacher.
That was the very first graphic novel I read in college, and it hooked me on this medium for life.
Here’s a trailer of The Boys: