AEE 242: Why Hollywood Is Not Always Holly-GOOD for Your English

Can movies cause problems in speaking natural English? Today, find out why mimicking phrases from movies can make it difficult to have natural-sounding English conversations!   Hollywood is drama.  Its stories are fiction.  This means that the language used by characters is often unrealistic. Because… Read More

AEE 239: Say NO to the Naysayer When It Comes to Your English

Do you have a bias toward success in learning English? Or do you let your critics decide what you will do? On today’s Deep Thoughts Thursday, Lindsay and Michelle consider a quote from Teddy Roosevelt, 26th President of the United States.   When he was… Read More

AEE 237: How to Boost Someone’s Ego in English with One Simple Word

Do you ever need to comfort others in English? Do you know how to make people feel better in English or to how to boost their ego? On today’s Tear Up Your Textbook Tuesday, Lindsay and Michelle teach you a simple trick for boosting egos and… Read More

AEE 235: When Opportunity Knocks What Do You Do?

Do you know when to take advantage of an opportunity? On today’s Deep Thoughts Thursday, Lindsay and Michelle talk about the biggest decisions in life, and how to make them!   The American comedy actor Milton Berle once said, “If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a… Read More

AEE 232: What You MUST Know About Interviews in the United States

Do you want to get a job in the US? Today, Lindsay and our guest, Brad C. discuss what you need to know to excel at an American job interview. We’ll also find out how American job interviews are different from job interviews in your country.  … Read More