Podcasts This Week (November 19, 2012)

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ON MONDAY
ESL Podcast 844 – Dealing With Corrupt Officials

In the Learning Guide: Get a full transcript (written version of every word you hear), vocabulary list and sample sentences, and comprehension questions.
In “What Else Does it Mean,” learn the other meanings of “to arrest” and “on the take.”
In the “Culture Note,” learn about “The Whistleblower Protection Act.”
“A “whistleblower” is someone who tells the media or the public about something wrong or dishonest that…” – READ MORE in the Learning Guide

ON WEDNESDAY
English Cafe 373

Topics:  The Chicago Seven; American Authors:  Horatio Alger; murderer versus killer versus assassin; …and all; so forth and so on

In the Learning Guide:  Get a full transcript (written version of every word you hear).
In “What Insiders Know,” you will read about “Chicago: The Musical.”
“In 2002, a film called Chicago won many awards and received a lot of attention around the world. What some people may not know, however, is that that movie was based on a…” – READ MORE in the Learning Guide

ON FRIDAY
ESL Podcast 845 – Dropping Out of College

In the Learning Guide: Get a full transcript (written version of every word you hear), vocabulary list and sample sentences, and comprehension questions.
In “What Else Does it Mean,” learn the other meanings of “degree” and “to blow.”
In the “Culture Note,” learn about “Non-Traditional College Options.”
“Some people who drop out of college “regret” (feel bad about; wish one hadn’t done something) their decision later in life. They wish they had more experience and education…” – READ MORE in the Learning Guide

 

Canadian Pharmacists Association

The Canadian Pharmacists Association, previously known as the Canadian Pharmaceutical Association, was founded in 1907 in Toronto, Ontario. CPhA is the national voice of Pharmacists in Canada, representing pharmacists practising in various fields of pharmacy in community, hospital, academia, government and corporate settings, plus pharmacy students. Its mission is advancing the health and well-being of Canadians through excellence in pharmacist care. In 2014 CPhA adopted a new governance and membership model, most provincial pharmacy advocacy associations (PPAs) and select national pharmacist associations (NPAs) have become Organizational Members of CPhA. Their individual pharmacist and pharmacy student members are now CPhA Associates. The CPhA Board of Directors is made up of representatives appointed by each Organizational Member. The Board of Directors is responsible for setting the broad direction of the association.

Americans importing viagra from Canadian pharmacy online, at the very least to cut down on their prescriptions, and sometimes cases even to afford life-saving drugs. But I’ve seen these bills before and FDA is always behind their failure – but what about this time?

Canadian Pharmacists Association

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5 Responses to Podcasts This Week (November 19, 2012)

  1. Peter says:

    Cool!!
    We r in for another week of cool English words and expressions Presented to us by the coolest English Professors ever ” Jeff ” and ” Lucy” 🙂

    If it is not cool ,then what is it?

    I can’t wait to lay eyes on the latest in “Learning Giud.”

    Yours,

  2. Dan says:

    Hey guys,

    Lately I have been trying out this new UI of Windows 8. It’s not bad.
    At the beginning it felt strange because of the change compared with the perevious versions of the OS.

    It is like the mobile with all the apps. All this coloured tails on the menu start. Not bad.
    It seems faster, lighter, and simpler than Windows 7.

    Thanks.

  3. Tania says:

    Hi! Thank you for reminding us of the past conditional of modal verbs to express regret or reproach and “pronouncing contraction” using song lyrics.
    Easier for us, and we know Adele songs…

    “We could have had it all
    Rolling in the deep
    You had my heart and soul
    And you played it
    To the beat.”

  4. Tania says:

    Hi! Thank you for this famous song “Turkey in the Straw”.
    I am not sure but I think we have heard this well-known American folk song in many American movies.
    A nice and merry tune…

  5. Tania says:

    Hi! “That’s cool (impressive, exciting, fashionable)!”
    That’s cool listening to Miles Davis around the midnight.
    I know the song “Autumn Leaves”.
    Thank you.

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