IDIOMS lesson 4 'Colours''

source: MrSkypelessons      2016年7月8日
Here is my fourth idioms lesson, explaining how we use 10 different idioms all connected to the theme of the colours. The level is upper intermediate. Here are the idioms

1) A red herring
2) Pot calling the kettle black
3) Out of the blue / a bolt from the blue
4) ...until I was blue in the face
5) Once in a blue moon
6) to pass with flying colours
7) the grass is always greener on the other side
8) to catch s.o red handed
9) to be born with a silver spoon in your mouth
10) to be in the red/black
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English in a Minute: Fly on the Wall

source: VOA Learning English    2016年6月6日
A "fly" is a small insect with wings. So, why would a person wish they could be a "fly on the wall?" Let's listen to Anna and Jonathan's conversation to understand this week's English in a Minute!
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Let's Learn English Lesson 10: Come Over to My Place

source: VOA Learning English    2016年6月22日
Ashley is visiting Anna. She calls to find out how to go to Anna's apartment. Ashley learns about Anna's neighborhood.
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How to Speak English Quickly Like a Native Speaker

source: Learn English with BeGlobal     2015年10月15日
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Confusing Sex & Gender Words - girlfriend, guys, partner...

source: JamesESL English Lessons (engVid)    2014年1月8日 Do you know when you can call a group of girls "guys", or when your "girlfriend" is just a friend and not your lover? Do English speakers give you confused looks when you talk about your partner? Well, watch this English vocabulary lesson, and be confused no more. Understand what REAL English speakers mean when they say someone is their partner, brother, girlfriend, and more. Test your understanding of these words with the quiz at:

Leaving Messages in English - Business English and Telephone English Conversation

source: Twominute English     2014年1月12日
Sometimes you are unable to reach the person you're trying to reach and you may need to leave a message with other people for that person. It's important to know the words and the phrases you must use to leave a message.
In this lesson we will learn how to leave a message for someone. You'll find some key vocabulary explained at the end of the video.
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10 Business English Phrases - Positive Performance Evaluations

source: Espresso English      2014年10月18日
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Prepositions in English - 'at', 'on', 'in'

source: Learn English with Rebecca   2008年11月2日 Many students have problems with prepositions in English. In this lesson, I explain how three prepositions -- 'at', 'on', and 'in' -- are used in relation to time. If you have any questions about this lesson, please ask me on engVid, where I will be happy to help you.

Learn English via Listening Level 3 - Lesson 25 - Australia : Nature

source: Daily English Conversation     2016年2月29日
Learn English via Listening Level 3 - Lesson 25 - Australia : Nature.
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