American Accents - Test Your Listening Comprehension | Authentic Journeys American Accents - Test Your Listening Comprehension Test your American English comprehension by listening to these videos of various American accents! I urge you - don't just listen, shadow! If you hear an accent had by your client, listen, stop the video and mimic it! It will help your listening comprehension when talking with your clients, as well! Here's another video of a North Carolina accent. Amy Walker on YouTube is really good at changing accents. For me, this collage of accents is not complete without the Boston accent. The Long Island accent. Last, but not least is my accent. Thank you for spending time on my site.
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A friend in need is a friend indeed Meaning Almost always it is the origin of a phrase or saying that requires the most research, the meaning being well understood. This phrase is interesting because there are various interpretations of its meaning. There is some debate about the meaning of this expression. Firstly, is it 'a friend in need is a friend indeed' or 'a friend in need is a friend in deed'? Secondly, is it 'a friend (when you are) in need' or 'a friend (who is) in need'? So, that gives us four options: 1. The original meaning can be resolved to some degree by the documentary evidence - see below. Origin A version of this proverb was known by the 3rd century BC. The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations lists it as existing in English from the 11th century. "It is sayd, that at the nede the frende is knowen." The morality play Everyman also contains similar lines. Fellowship: Sir, I say as I will do in deed. So, what does that evidence indicate in terms of original meaning? See also: the List of Proverbs.
10 Favorite Educational YouTube Channels YouTube is a powerful resource for teaching and learning – if you know where to look. This list of must-watch educational YouTube channels are perfect for finding video clips to share with students in class or in a flipped learning environment. As opposed to an individual video, channels are created by individuals and organizations and are full of related content. You’ll also find resources for educators to help boost content knowledge and introduce teaching strategies. TED-Ed What I love most about TED-Ed videos are how they address questions from our everyday lives. Topics include “Does grammar matter?” Smithsonian Education With videos for teachers and students this channel has lots to choose from. Crash Course This YouTube channel includes videos that provide an introduction to different topics. Discovery Channel I recently featured some fantastic virtual reality videos from Discovery but their YouTube channel is equally awesome. A couple more to check out: Author: Monica