AEE 813: Should You Use Words Like “Thou” and “Thus” in Everyday English?

When was the last time you used “thou” to address someone? Today we have a question from a listener about the words “thou” and “thus.” We’ll explain how common or uncommon these words are and whether you should adopt them into your everyday English vocabulary… Read More

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Sandra’s Adventure Story: English Confidence on the Beach After a Weekend in Boston

Today we have Sandra on the show! After Sandra’s Urban English Adventure weekend in Boston she found that her confidence in English skyrocketed. Today hear the story of how she realized that she was more confident and how it made her feel.      … Read More

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AEE 810: 4 Ways to Ask for a Recommendation in English

Do you know how to ask your friends for a product recommendation in English? Maybe your friend just bought a new car and you are considering buying that same car. What can you say to find out if they are happy with it? Today you’ll… Read More

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Pantipa’s Adventure Story: The City of Boston As Your Classroom

Today Pantipa from Thailand will tell us her Boston story from the Urban English Adventure in Boston in August. She’ll tell us what it was like to have the entire city of Boston as her classroom and how she learned the rules of baseball from… Read More

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AEE 809: How to Talk About Accountability in English

What does it mean when you say that someone is accountable? The meaning of this word usually depends on the context, but it means that someone is responsible, trustworthy, or in charge of something. Today we have a listener question about this word. In today’s… Read More

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