The Canadian Prime Minister is only answering questions in French.... we talk about why and if it's appropriate. How many hours does it take to move from an intermediate English speaker to an advanced level? We talk about that too
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Sometimes in life we feel overwhelmed, we feel stressed, people ask us to do too much and we need to defend our boundaries. In this episode Gabriel joins us to talk about different expressions you can use to defend your boundaries when you've reached your breaking point. We also discuss the story telling challenge that's coming up.
We discuss the story telling challenge, Keiran shares some livecomedy, and we learn a handful of expressions that are relevant fordiscussing success or failure in relation to an exam orperformance.
A secret recipe for to boost your immune system and to abort unwanted babies. Keiran discusses pine needle tea, a few idioms, and an upcoming challenge for our listeners.
Telling people off, a fun and entertaining topic. Max joins Keiran to discuss some pc ways to tell people off, and of course some un-pc ways. Join the party!
Keiran discusses some odd dreams he had and then we take some time to review when to use the words "Watch" "Look" and "See".
What? What?! The main thing every country has in common is corruption? Yeah you already know that, we also talk about the phrasal verb "drop" as Edward joins as for another podcast.
Are you familiar with the expression "thick skinned"? We also discuss cultural appropriation and the Panama papers.
Keiran tells a story about a dog, darkness and bumps in the night. We also review phrasal verbs with the word "break". Edward is back on for another podcast to help Keiran with the review.
Happy Zombie Jesus everyone! In this podcast Keiran discusses some Easter traditions, some negative experiences with teachers and of course a few English language takeaways.
Keiran reviews the idiomatic expression "wear out", and then we learn English by sifting through headlines of a Montreal newspaper.
Edward is back on the podcast to help Keiran go over common casual greetings and how to respond to them. We also discuss his wedding and the oh so Canadian sugaring off.
On the way back from Kingston Absolute Comedy Club, comedians Emma Wen, Will Gill and Keiran discuss the comedy show, traveling and everything in between. There's a few language takeaways as always
In this third episode of Uncensored English we step off the purely dirty road and hop on a cleaner one to explore many of the differences Edward and I have noticed while traveling around the world! We also take a look at the phrasal verb "ripped off".