Taking Care Of Number One (English Expressions)

Taking care of number one! If you put your own needs, concerns, or responsibilities before those of anyone else, then you are taking care of number one! Expressions are a fun thing to learn and really useful part of English! Why don't you try to incorporate some expressions into your daily English? Check out my … Continue reading Taking Care Of Number One (English Expressions)

“Stab in the back,” “Back to the wall,” “Behind your back”: 6 Essential ‘Back’ Idioms (English Vocabulary Lesson)

On today’s episode of Thinking in English, let’s learn some useful idioms revolving around your ‘back!’ You may also like... ‘Ghost towns,’ ‘Drop Dead Gorgeous,’ and ‘Graveyard Shift’: Idioms and Phrases for a Spooky Halloween (English Vocabulary Lesson) “Have Egg on Your Face,” “Put Your Foot in it,” and “Sheepish”: Idioms and Phrases for Embarrassing … Continue reading “Stab in the back,” “Back to the wall,” “Behind your back”: 6 Essential ‘Back’ Idioms (English Vocabulary Lesson)

‘Ghost towns,’ ‘Drop Dead Gorgeous,’ and ‘Graveyard Shift’: Idioms and Phrases for a Spooky Halloween (English Vocabulary Lesson)

On today’s episode of Thinking in English, let’s learn some spooky idioms and phrases that you can use everyday, not just on Halloween! You may also like... 14. What is Halloween? How to Describe Pain in English!! Essential Vocabulary and Phrases (English Vocabulary Lesson)Language Learners Have Accents and Should We Care? (English Lesson) “Feeling blue,” … Continue reading ‘Ghost towns,’ ‘Drop Dead Gorgeous,’ and ‘Graveyard Shift’: Idioms and Phrases for a Spooky Halloween (English Vocabulary Lesson)

Intra- vs Inter- (Commonly Confused)

Intra- vs Inter- These two terms are often confused by English learners. Do you know the difference? Intra- A prefix meaning “within” (a group or place) Her marriage caused an intra-family conflict Intra-European trade is made easier by the EU Inter A prefix meaning among or between (people, things, places) The UN is an international … Continue reading Intra- vs Inter- (Commonly Confused)

5 Challenging English Riddles!

Today, I'm going to give you five challenging riddles to try and solve! Use your English skills to find the answers! You might also like... 3 English Riddles Terrifyingly Troubling Tongue Twisters!: A Pronunciation Challenge Awesome English Riddle Challenge!! https://open.spotify.com/episode/7tX15nCCMsyyAXIWvpjvOP?si=2L1MOVUHTWSjiEAU2VZvNQ&dl_branch=1 (If you can't see the podcast player CLICK HERE to listen!!) Over the past few months, I … Continue reading 5 Challenging English Riddles!

The Battle is Lost, But the War is Not Over (English Expressions)

The battle is lost, but the war is not over! This idiom is used to describe when you suffer a minor failure, but still have the larger, important, or overarching goal to aim for! Expressions and proverbs are a fun thing to learn and really useful part of English! Why don't you try to incorporate … Continue reading The Battle is Lost, But the War is Not Over (English Expressions)

105. Crazy Conspiracy Theories That Were Actually True!! (English Vocabulary Lesson)

A mission to recruit Nazi war criminals? CIA mind control experiments? A President trying to steal important documents? These might sound crazy, but they are just a few examples of conspiracy theories that were actually true! Let’s talk about conspiracy theories and more on this episode of Thinking in English! https://open.spotify.com/episode/0R5nlioJUdEqCIrC7RtqoZ?si=AJb9aEimSC-kyfRKMK4w4Q&dl_branch=1 (If you can't see … Continue reading 105. Crazy Conspiracy Theories That Were Actually True!! (English Vocabulary Lesson)

104. What is the Autumnal Equinox?: The First Day of Autumn (or Spring) Explained!! (English Vocabulary Lesson)

On Wednesday the 22nd of September the entire world will experience an equal amount of daylight and darkness. This is known as an equinox, and is celebrated by millions of people from different societies and cultures all around the world. This episode of Thinking in English will look at some of the scientific and cultural … Continue reading 104. What is the Autumnal Equinox?: The First Day of Autumn (or Spring) Explained!! (English Vocabulary Lesson)

103. Who Owns Antarctica? (English Vocabulary Lesson)

Antarctica is one of the most unique parts of our planet, it is full of natural resources, and is increasingly important for economic and strategic reasons. But, who owns Antarctica? Let’s talk about it on today’s episode of Thinking in English! You might also be interested in... 100. How Many Oceans Are There? How Many … Continue reading 103. Who Owns Antarctica? (English Vocabulary Lesson)