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Helping learners of English succeed.
Posted on May 6, 2010 Filed Under Intermediate, Learning tips, Listening, Real English conversations | Download English lesson podcast and transcript Introduction Hi! Lori here, welcoming you to another episode of Real English Conversations from BetterAtEnglish.com. In today’s conversation, my friend Yvette returns to help me finish our earlier conversation about perfectionism and procrastination. This time we focus on the strategies that we’ve found helpful in our own battles with this debilitating problem.

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Podcasts in English ►Go to travelogues Follow the pie team on their travels and learn English along the way ►Go to pie plus Grammar Girl Mignon Fogarty is the creator of Grammar Girl and the founder and managing director of Quick and Dirty Tips. A magazine writer, technical writer, and entrepreneur, she has served as a senior editor and producer at a number of health and science web sites. She has a B.A. in English from the University of Washington in Seattle and an M.S. in biology from Stanford University. Mignon believes that learning is fun, and the vast rules of grammar are wonderful fodder for lifelong study.

Top Language Blogs and Podcasts - Lexiophiles - Mozilla Develope Here at LexioPhiles and the bab.la dictionary we love all our fellow bloggers. Some are really good and others are just fantastic! So far we have published a number of different lists we have put together with the help of bab.la users and LexioPhiles readers. 50 Of The Best Podcasts For High School Students - 50 Of The Best Podcasts For High School Students by Dennis Lee, StudyPug.com This post is the first part to a 3-part series entitled “250 things any high school student must learn”. High school is perhaps one of the biggest turning points of a person’s life. Sure, there’s still college after that, but not everyone gets the chance to move that stage forward.

Culips ESL Podcast Try not to step on anyone’s toes Most people don’t like to be bothered or to disturb other people, but sometimes we do it anyway. In this episode, we look at expressions describing when someone is disturbed by another person. It could be something said or done more » Tagged with: Constructive criticism, To be off base, To be up to someone, To get over something, To rattle someone’s cage, To ruffle someone’s feathers, To snap, To stand out, To start from square one, To step on someone’s toes, Touchy Posted in Close Up Multiculturalism in Canada—Culips English Podcast Grammar Grater About the Podcast Grammar Grater® was a weekly podcast about English words, grammar and usage for the Information Age. To help sort through some of the confusion, host Luke Taylor and the Grammatis Personae Players™ would linguistic bugbears and put 'em through the Grammar Grater. Archives available here:

Alice, Chapter 1: Down the Rabbit-Hole Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll. Many parents find that Alice is pretty tricky to read out aloud – and for good reason. The voice shifts subtly all the time between Alice and the narrator. English Pronunciation and Accent Reduction Lessons with Free Pod Saturday Nov 24th 2012 English Pronunciation Podcast 92- Using Focus Words for Clear Comunication Learn how to improve your ability to comunicate in English by using focus words. Read and Listen Share Saturday May 5th 2012 English Pronunciation Podcast 91- Using Contractions to Improve your Accent- Part II.

50 Popular English Idioms to Sound Like a Native Speaker To understand English as it is spoken in real life, you have to be familiar with idioms. They are used so much in everyday English that it is important to be aware of them. You need to learn what they mean, and how to use them to become an ‘insider’. This blog post will show you some of the most popular English idioms currently in use. Remember, knowledge is power.

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