Posts tagged learn english
‘Ditching’ School or Work, and Naughty Teen Pranks

Today you’ll learn to talk about ‘ditching’ school or work, and names for naughty American teenage pranks.

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The Gift of Gab and Christmas Pressies

Merry Christmas! Here’s a little gift of vocabulary for ya! In this article, you’ll learn native slang and idioms related to gifts and presents, as well as some personal anecdotes and reflections from me! Ho ho ho!

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How Natives Talk About Breakups and Dating (Mostly Breakups!)

In this video lesson, you’ll learn 6 very native and modern slang terms and idioms for talking about the end of relationships. Unfortunately, we could all use these at some point! Plus, aren’t breakups a part of so many good films?!

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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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Be On the Ball With These Active Idioms

Learn 4 native and active idioms to describe your life and energy, and see the most famous scene from my favorite sports movie, A League of Their Own.

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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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3 Common English Sayings with Racist Origins

Did you know that the phrase ‘long time no see’ began as a racist mockery? Read this article to find out the origins of 3 common English sayings, and also get a recommendation for one of the most talked about movies of 2017.

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Common ‘Jesus’ Phrases For Non-Religious and Religious Folks

Today you’ll learn very common, super native phrases having to do with the words ‘Jesus’ and ‘Christ’. You’ll find out what religious and non-religious people say when they are surprised, frustrated or upset. Also, there are 3 music videos!!

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