English as a Second Language Podcast

English Cafe 552

Hinzugefügt: 27. April 2016 - Durchschnittliche Bewertung: 4,5

Topics: American Presidents – Barack Obama; Famous Songs – “Anchors Aweigh”; diffidence versus timidity versus shyness; receipt versus reception; no problem versus not at all versus no big deal...

1,150 - Avoiding Topics in Conversation

Hinzugefügt: 27. Oktober 2015 - Durchschnittliche Bewertung: 5

Let’s not talk about the topic of today’s episode right now. So, how’s your day going?

Slow dialog: 1:25
Explanations: 4:00
Fast dialog: 18:29

Lila: Why aren’t you dating? I have so many...

English Cafe #490

Hinzugefügt: 18. Februar 2015 - Durchschnittliche Bewertung: 5

Topics: Famous Americans – Muhammad Ali; The Golden Gate Bridge; valuable versus invaluable; north/south versus northern/southern; common ground and universal experience

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English Cafe #450

Hinzugefügt: 14. Mai 2014

Topics: Famous Americans – Charles Schultz and Peanuts; The Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve; to be pleased to versus to be happy to versus it’s (one’s) pleasure to; to sit versus to...

875 - Shopping at the Supermarket

Hinzugefügt: 8. März 2013

Do you ever go to the supermarket without finding what you’re looking for? Learn more about it in this episode.

Slow dialog: 1:11
Explanations: 3:17
Fast dialog: 16:18

Stocker: Can I help you...

867 - Talking About Attractive Men and Women

Hinzugefügt: 8. Februar 2013

Take a look in the mirror and see if you recognize yourself in these descriptions of the beautiful people.

Slow dialog: 1:30
Explanations: 3:18
Fast dialog: 17:55

Pamela: You know that your...

802 - Talking About Movies

Hinzugefügt: 25. Juni 2012

Lights! Camera! Action! We’re off to the movies. Learn how to talk about seeing a good film in this episode.

Slow dialogue: 0:57
Explanations: 2:37
Fast dialogue: 15:35

Martin: What did you...

600 - Talking About Sight

Hinzugefügt: 19. Juli 2010

If you can’t read this, then put on your glasses and listen to this episode on having bad eyes.

Slow dialogue: 1:07
Explanations: 2:45
Fast dialogue: 15:19

Sue: This medication I’m taking is...

190 - Taking a Phone Message

Hinzugefügt: 15. August 2006

Learn how to take and leave phone messages in this podcast.

Slow dialog: 0:57
Explanations: 3:42
Fast dialog: 21:10

I was looking forward to a quiet evening at home. As soon as I walked in...

124 - Asking for Clarification in a Business Meeting

Hinzugefügt: 28. Januar 2006

Learn how to ask for clarification in English in this podcast.

Slow dialog: 0:54
Explanations: 2:29
Fast dialog: 12:46

I was negotiating a contract with a new business partner, and we had a...

110 - Hotel Reservations

Hinzugefügt: 20. Dezember 2005

Learn how to make a hotel reservation in English in this podcast.

Slow dialog: 1:27
Explanations: 4:21
Fast dialog: 14:53

I just finished a huge project at work and I needed some down time. I...