what to say in English when you have met someone before

AEE 1011: Surprise! Have We Met Before? What to Say In This Situation

Have you ever run into somebody that looked familiar to you? Did you ever realize in the middle of conversation that you did in fact know them? Is there a way to get out of this situation and say the right thing in English? This… Read More

AEE 1000: Ten Takeaways from 15 Thousand Minutes of All Ears English

It’s hard to believe it, but the podcast has hit 1000 episodes. You may be new to the site and these sessions, but that’s a huge milestone. This means that there has been some great experience gained along the way to get here. You usually… Read More

culture conversations rude or not English

AEE 995: What’s Rude and What’s Not? How to Make Culture a Conversation Topic in English

Are there things that people do that annoy you? Have you ever annoyed somebody without realizing why or what you did? Understanding what is considered to be rude across cultures can be quite confusing. This can vary significantly by culture and so you want to… Read More

how to deliver a good speech in English

AEE 986: How to Deliver a Speech Like Michelle Obama

Do you have a fear of speaking in public? Have you ever heard that more people are afraid of public speaking than death? Do you worry about public speaking, particularly in English? If you have this fear, you are definitely not alone. We’re going to… Read More

present perfect English tense

AEE 974: Present Perfect Panic? We Have The Antidote Today

Do you ever hear people talk about the present perfect tense? Is it hard to understand when you might use this in English conversations? We’re going to look at how to use the present perfect and some of the fundamental rules around it.   Though you… Read More