Thu, 3 July 2014
Tomorrow is the Fourth of July! Yay!
Today you’ll learn how to respond to a typical Fourth of July invitation and you’ll find out what most Americans usually do on the Fourth of July.
What is special about July 4, 1776?
It was the day that we signed the Declaration of Independence to become independent from Great Britain.
What do Americans usually do?
Direct download: 143_AEE_143__How_to_NOT_be_Alone_on_Independence_Day_in_the_US.mp3
Category:American Culture -- posted at: 1:00am EDT
Sun, 22 June 2014
Today we have a great guest! We have Lisa Biskup from English Fluency Now.
Lisa is from the Pacific Northwest region of the United States.
Lisa is going to introduce us to Seattle and the Pacific Northwest and she is going to show us 4 things that are different or unique about her region.
4 Things That Are Unique About the Pacific Northwest:
Visit Lisa’s website at http://www.englishfluencynow.com
Bonus vocabulary term: Crunchy
This term can be used as an adjective and it means that people like to spend time in nature.
It’s an American English slang term.
Lisa Biskup is the founder of English Fluency Now, Inc. and the creator of the English Fluency Now podcast.
She works as a private English language coach, helping motivated adult learners reach their fluency goals.
Her audio immersion program "Success with Stories" trains learners to become powerful English speakers, so that they can speak English with confidence and ease. Lisa is a certified Bilingual/TESOL teacher who has enjoyed working with English learners for over 20 years.
Visit Lisa's website at http://www.englishfluencynow.com
Have you visited the Pacific Northwest? What did you like about it?
Could you live there? Does the culture match your personality?
Let us know in the comments!
Direct download: 136_AEE_136__Lisa_from_English_Fluency_Now_Talks_About_Pacific_Northwest_Culture.mp3
Category:American Culture -- posted at: 10:46pm EDT
Fri, 14 March 2014
Today is a special Friday bonus episode! Find out what St. Patrick’s Day is and learn to spot an Irish person in Boston or New York! What should you do on St. Patrick’s Day in Boston or New York? Go to the St. Patty’s Day... Read More
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Direct download: 78_AEE_78__What_is_St._Patrick_s_Day__Learn_to_Spot_an_Irish_Person_in_Boston_and_New_York.mp3
Category:American Culture -- posted at: 12:31pm EDT
Mon, 3 March 2014
Do you want to know what to say when you first meet someone new in English? Would you like to feel more confident when you do this? Find out how to meet someone new in today’s episode. Listen... Read More
Direct download: 70_AEE_70__Friendly_Introductions_in_English_-_Meet_Gabbys_Roommates.mp3
Category:American Culture -- posted at: 9:30am EDT