Podcasts This Week (June 23, 2014)

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ON MONDAY
ESL Podcast 1010 – Using GPS When Driving

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 “receiver” and “fool.”
In the “Culture Note,” learn about “The Many Uses of GPS.”
“GPS is a ‘dual-use technology,’ which means that it can be used for ‘military’…” – READ MORE in the Learning Guide

ON WEDNESDAY
English Cafe 456

Topics: Ask an American – Offensive mascots; capacity versus capability; to punch in versus to punch out; to put the cat among the pigeons

In the Learning Guide:  Get a full transcript (written version of every word you hear).
In “What Insiders Know,” you will read about “The Most Common School Mascots.”
“Mascots are used to identify a company, school, or team, so you might expect they would be ‘unique’…” – READ MORE in the Learning Guide

ON FRIDAY
ESL Podcast 1011 – Building with Wood and Metal

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 “grain” and “to try (one’s) hand at.”
In the “Culture Note,” learn about “Protecting the Biggest Trees.”
“American Forests is a nonprofit organization that has a ‘National Big Tree Program’…” – 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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2 Responses to Podcasts This Week (June 23, 2014)

  1. Dan says:

    Hello everyone

    I was just listening to ESL Podcast 1010 – Using GPS When Driving.

    I am getting the feeling that Lucy and Jeff’s acting skills are getting better.

    That “nothing” by Lucy at the end was lovely. Said with the right intonation and innocence due to the moment.

    I have also enjoyed Jeff’s laughing when joking about being the voice for the GPS system.

    That gives a touch of humanity to the podcast. I love hearing Jeff laughing like that.

    I would also like to hear Lucy’s laugh.

    Hey, don’t you guys have some recording of Jeff in a bad mood/cranky gone wrong where he’s cursing? I would like to hear that.

    Thank you

  2. maria de salete porto nunes says:

    I’d like to increasing my pronuntiation, listen and practice my English. Can you help me?

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