NEW Daily English and Cultural Lessons – March 2017

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Here are a few of the new lessons available for March 2017.

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DAILY ENGLISH 1292 – Being a Victim of Extortion

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 pay up” and “to lay off.”
In the “Culture Note,” learn about “Cyberextortion.”
“‘Cyberextortion’ is a type of extortion in which the ‘criminal’ (the person who is breaking the law) uses the Internet to force other people…” – READ MORE in the Learning Guide

CULTURAL ENGLISH 597
Topics: The Bald Eagle and the Great Seal of the United States; to sleep in versus to oversleep; to be (once, twice, etc.) removed; wantonness

In the Learning Guide:  Get a full transcript (written version of every word you hear).
In “What Insiders Know,” you will read about “Success Stories of Animals Once Endangered.”
“The Endangered Species Act tries to prevent ‘extinction’ (when a type of plant or animal can no longer be found)…” – READ MORE in the Learning Guide

DAILY ENGLISH 1293 – Types of Body Noises

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 get back on one’s feet” and “constantly.”
In the “Culture Note,” learn about “Famous A Cappella Pop Artists.”
“‘A capella’ music refers to singing without ‘accompaniment,’ or without instruments that are playing at the same time…” – READ MORE in the Learning Guide

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