ESL Podcast

How to Use ?I?m Good? versus ?I?m Fine?
A common way to start a conversation is with a question such as “How are you doing?” or “How are things going?” Learn how to respond to these questions using “I’m fine” versus “I’m good” in this video lesson. And … Continue reading
Publ.Date : Tue, 27 Jul 2021 08:00:28 +0000

7 Ways of Saying ?No? in English
Sometimes you have to say “no” to someone, but how do you do it without always saying “no”? Find out how and when to use these 7 common ways of saying “no” in English: No, thanks No, but thanks for … Continue reading
Publ.Date : Tue, 20 Jul 2021 08:00:46 +0000

Put Some Latin into Your English
English uses several Latin expressions in both daily conversation and written communication. These expressions are more common that you might think! Here are a few you should definitely know: ad hoc post hoc post hoc, ergo propter hoc per se … Continue reading
Publ.Date : Tue, 13 Jul 2021 08:00:51 +0000

How to Sound More American
What are some things you should do – and NOT do – to sound more like a native speaker of American English? Here are some “tips” to help you in this video. And to really sound like an American, become … Continue reading
Publ.Date : Tue, 06 Jul 2021 08:00:18 +0000

How to Curse in English in a Nice Way
To curse means to swear, to use a “bad’ word or expression, especially when you’re angry. At, we don’t think it is a good idea for you to curse in English. But you CAN express your strong emotions and … Continue reading
Publ.Date : Tue, 29 Jun 2021 08:00:04 +0000

4 Ways to Say ?Yes?
Everyone knows what “yes” is in English, but did you know there are different ways of saying “yes” without actually saying “yes”? Watch this video to find out how to use: -Uh-huh -Absolutely! -By all means -Agreed Check out our … Continue reading
Publ.Date : Tue, 22 Jun 2021 08:00:01 +0000

Don?t Make This Mistake When Speaking English
It’s important to know the meaning of idioms and slang expressions in English. But should you actually use them when you speak and write? In this video, I give you three reasons why sometimes *not* using idioms will actually make … Continue reading
Publ.Date : Tue, 15 Jun 2021 08:00:19 +0000

More Common Abbreviations from the HQ of ESLPod
There are dozens of abbreviations used in English. Learn about some additional common ones here, including: TBA HQ IPO And check out our Unlimited English Membership for even more great English lessons! ~Jeff P.S. Like this English lesson? Get a … Continue reading
Publ.Date : Tue, 08 Jun 2021 08:00:04 +0000

From Zero to Hero in English
“Zero” is obviously a number in English, but do you know how else it can be used? Learn some popular expressions with “zero,” including: To zero in (on) Zero tolerance To go from zero to hero Check out more examples … Continue reading
Publ.Date : Tue, 01 Jun 2021 17:00:33 +0000

The Short Way to English
“Short” has lots of uses in English. Learn about some of the most popular ones in this video, including: To be short on Nothing short of To make a long story short (Long story, short) The long and the short … Continue reading
Publ.Date : Tue, 25 May 2021 08:00:06 +0000