AEE 155: Host Talks About How NOT to Translate Your Idioms into English

Today we talk to Joe Menninger, host of! Joe is an entrepreneur from Germany who studied in Texas and China.  Living in three very different countries has given him many experiences.  These experiences have helped him as an entrepreneur. Joe’s top three tips for learning… Read More

AEE 154: Dance Your Way to English Success

English is not something you can buy.  You must work for English skills and your English success. In today’s episode we talk about thinking of English as part of life, not a commodity. It’s easy to purchase a certificate course for English.  But if your heart and… Read More

AEE 153: 3 False Friends Gone Bad in the Business World

Stop translating your idioms! Today we’ll be talking about some of the dangers of translating “false friends.”  These are words that sound the same between two different languages, but aren’t. We’ll also talk about translating idioms.  They can cause huge problems! Many big businesses have… Read More

AEE 152: Are People Who Study or Work Abroad Smarter?

Are people who study or work abroad smarter? A recent Time magazine article says yes!  Today you’re going to learn how living in a different culture can make you more intelligent.  You will also learn some ways to do this in your own country!  … Read More

AEE 151: English Puns You Can Use at a Party

Do you like to tell jokes at parties? Would you like to be able to tell a few jokes in English? Today you’ll learn how to play with words and have a lot of “pun”! What is a pun? It’s a creative use of the… Read More