The English We Speak

Every week, we look at a different everyday English phrase or piece of slang in this fun three-minute programme. From BBC World Service

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p02pc9zn

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To cough up


When is a cough not a cough? We teach you a money-related phrase.


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Brain fade


We teach you a phrase that's worth remembering!


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Fib


We won’t teach you to lie, but you will learn how to use the word ‘fib’.


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Hot under the collar


Cool off and learn this phrase with us.


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Eat your heart out


Learn a humorous phrase about being the best!


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 13 August 2019  3m
 
 

Across


When is 'across' not a preposition?


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 06 August 2019  2m
 
 

Fat chance


Learn an expression about likelihood.


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 30 July 2019  2m
 
 

Milk it


A phrase about taking advantage of a situation to gain sympathy or respect


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 23 July 2019  2m
 
 

To cherry-pick


We’ve picked the best phrase for you to learn!


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 16 July 2019  3m
 
 

To fight tooth and nail


Learn a phrase about working hard to get just what you want.


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 09 July 2019  3m