Learn English Through Listening

Learn English Through Listening

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Listening To Native English Speakers Will Improve Your English Grammar Ep 401
January 21, 2021

A common question we get from new language learners, especially those who are new to our way of acquiring a language through listening, is so what about learning English grammar? The good news is that the more you listen, the better your English grammar w

Common English Words To Charge Or Not To Charge Ep 400
January 18, 2021

The English language has a habit of taking a simple short word and using it in a multitude of ways. Today we focus on a common English word and do a thorough analysis to explain all of its common uses. As always, we aim to make our English lessons fun and

You Are Hardwired To Listen To Stories And Conversations In English Ep 399
January 14, 2021

Today’s English lesson is simple. All we ask is that you sit back and enjoy a short English listening practice story. You will listen to a conversation in English and try to comprehend all the key vocabulary used, and at the end we have short test so you

What Happens In Your Brain When You Learn A Second Language Ep 398
January 11, 2021

Well, it has been a busy start to 2021, we’ve received a lot of emails with lots of questions. I thought one of the more interesting ones was a question from Han in China, who asked why does listening and learning a new language like you learned your firs

English Listening Mp3 Lesson On Who Pays For The Pandemic Ep 397
January 07, 2021

Today’s English listening mp3 lesson is going to talk about the English language used when talking about taxes and how people in the UK are discussing who is and how we are going to pay for the enormous costs associated with dealing with the pandemic and

Basics Of Grammar In English The Mechanics Of The Able Suffix Ep 396
January 04, 2021

We start 2021 with an English lesson that takes us back to the basics of English grammar. We’ve had some fun over the holidays with fairly easy listening English podcasts and we need to pick up the pace and get our brains back up to speed as we head back

English Phrases For A Happy New Year 2021 Ep 395
December 31, 2020

Well, as we say goodbye to 2020, and are on the eve of welcoming 2021, I wish you all a better year from now on. In the UK, we are preparing for the least festive and celebratory New Year’s eve in my lifetime. 2020 is going to go out with a whimper for ma

Learn About English Language Shortened Names Ep 394
December 28, 2020

So it’s cold and frosty in the UK today, but no snow and definitely not a white Christmas, so I guess the weather reporter got it wrong again. No surprise there. As for today’s English lesson, I thought I would do one to help explain how we shorten people

Practice Your English Conversation With A Little Quiz Ep 393
December 24, 2020

I am sure many of you are busy with the coming holiday, I know I am. It is nearly time to say goodbye to 2020 and what an odd year it has been. As always, I am determined to see the weekly English lesson podcasts go out as normal over the holidays.

Learn English While You Catch Up On The News Ep 392
December 21, 2020

In this English lesson, we take a snapshot of the news across the UK and the world at large and discuss what is happening in a conversational style. Although much of the news recently has been about the pandemic, and we will talk a little about that, it i