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Idioms for Halloween!

Idioms for Halloween!

Posted by Sam Brooks on 30th Oct 2018

On October 31, Americans celebrate Halloween. Kids dress up in costumes and go door to door, saying "Trick or treat!" People then deposit into their bags or plastic pumpkins a piece of candy -- most o … read more
The World Cup Coverage - Full of Idioms!

The World Cup Coverage - Full of Idioms!

Posted by Sam Brooks on 12th Jul 2018

Every time I read an article about the World Cup, I'm struck by all the idioms! Clearly, reading about the World Cup is a great way for sports fans (and others!) to improve their English. Here are a f … read more
Improve your Business English through news stories

Improve your Business English through news stories

Posted by Sam Brooks on 27th Jun 2018

LaCroix is a brand of sparkling water that's really "catching on" in the USA. "Catch on" is an idiom that means to gain popularity. Listen for these additional idioms as you watch this news piece: pl … read more
Enrich Your English through Ads

Enrich Your English through Ads

Posted by Tanya Peterson on 25th Jun 2018

Advertisements are rich sources of idioms and they’re often fun to watch. Take a look at this funny new Smirnoff advertisement starring actor Ted Danson and listen for these two idioms:What’s that su … read more

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