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Speak English Mini: What Does “Down the Street” Mean?

WHAT DOES “DOWN THE STREET” MEAN? Watch this short video to find out! Listen to Daily English #130 – Allergic to Cats for more on “down the street”. Looking for an easy, convenient way to improve your English? Choose from … Continue reading

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Speak English Mini: What Does “Tell You What” Mean?

WHAT DOES “TELL YOU WHAT” MEAN? Watch this short video to find out! Listen to Daily English #129 – A Flaky Friend for more on “tell you what”. Looking for an easy, convenient way to improve your English? Choose from … Continue reading

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Say It Right!

Say It Right! What is the correct answer? “We finally got tickets and are _____________ the show!” Watch this short video to find out! A. Looking behind for B. Looking forward to C. Looking back on D. Looking down on … Continue reading

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Speak English Mini: What Does “To Count On” Mean?

WHAT DOES “TO COUNT ON” MEAN? Watch this short video to find out! For more on “to count on,” see our Daily English # 141 – A Brainstorming Session. Looking for a FAST, easy way to improve your English? Join … Continue reading

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Say It Right!

Say It Right! Looking for a FAST, easy way to improve your English? Join 15 million people who’ve learned English with our Unlimited English Membership. Get more than 1,800 lessons every month here. ~Jeff #askateacher #vocabulary #englishvocabulary #learnenglish #helpwithenglish #helpwithenglishwords … Continue reading

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Speak English Mini: What Does “Fingers Crossed” Mean?

WHAT DOES “FINGERS CROSSED” MEAN? For more on “fingers crossed,” see our Daily English # 128 – Hiring Contractors. Looking for a FAST, easy way to improve your English? Join 15 million people who’ve learned English with our Unlimited English … Continue reading

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4 Ways to Describe Someone Who is Too Timid

4 WAYS TO DESCRIBE SOMEONE WHO IS TOO TIMID Looking for a FAST, easy way to improve your English? We have TWO great options: (A) Choose your own daily and cultural English lessons with our Unlimited English Membership. Get more … Continue reading

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Speak English Mini: What Does “On the Up and Up” Mean?

WHAT DOES “ON THE UP AND UP” MEAN? For more on “128,” see our Daily English # 128 – Hiring Contractors. Looking for a FAST, easy way to improve your English? We have TWO great options: (A) Choose your own … Continue reading

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Speak English Mini: What Does “To be Put in Charge of” Mean?

WHAT DOES “TO BE PUT IN CHARGE OF” MEAN? Listen to Daily English #128 – Hiring Contractors for more on “to be put in charge of”. Looking for an easy, convenient way to improve your English? Choose from more than … Continue reading

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Say It Right!

WHICH ONE IS CORRECT? “My neighbor will ____________ my two dogs and three cats while I’m on vacation.” A. Look away B. Look toward C. Look after D. Look under Watch and find out! Looking for a FAST, easy way … Continue reading

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