Posts tagged improve english
Take a Load Off With These Native Idioms

Today I have a special guest, my son James! In this video, we’ll teach you 6 native idioms for describing moments of feeling nervous, and then later when you feel relieved. Family friendly English!

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When Funky is Bad, and Not Saying Disco

Today you’ll learn why we say ‘funky’, in both positive and negative situations. Plus, find out my favorite funky music to get down to!

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What (Not) to Say About Thoughts, and Monty Python

Learn what idioms about thinking are annoying and overused, and then learn better slang and vocabulary for ‘thoughts’ and ‘thinking’. Plus, watch the most famous scenes from the movie Monty Python and the Holy Grail!

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Let's Come Clean About Being Honest

Today you’ll learn native slang and idioms about being honest and direct, with yourself and others. You’ll also hear my favorite, brutally honest, Led Zeppelin song from 1969!

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These Idioms Are Signed, Sealed, Delivered... They’re Yours!

Today you’ll learn about 4 native idioms with the word ‘seal’, a classic Stevie Wonder song, and the most iconic American sitcom from the 1980’s.

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Names For Our Rudest Finger (A.K.A. Flipping the Bird)

Today you’ll learn the names for our rudest American gesture, and also hear about a fictional podcast that was turned into a TV series starring Julia Roberts! So much cool information in today’s lesson!

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10 Euphemisms for 'Sex' in English

Today you’ll learn 10 entertaining euphemisms for ‘sex’ in English, as well as some adult-only pop culture recommendations! Don’t be embarrassed- read on!

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4 Star Trek Idioms, Mad Murdock, and Mr. T

Learn 4 Star Trek quotes that have become idioms, and some iconic 80’s TV culture. Let out your inner dork!

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5 Crazy Slang Synonyms and My Celebrity Crush

Find out native slang for the word ‘crazy’, and learn which celebrity I’m a bit in love with!

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