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Every week, we look at a different everyday English phrase or piece of slang in this fun three-minute programme. From BBC World Service
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YOLO

YOLO

2021-06-2202:323

Do you live for the moment?
Vibe

Vibe

2021-06-1502:469

If you want to say something has a good aura, we have an expression you can use.
Noob

Noob

2021-06-0802:4111

Do you know what to call someone who’s new to something or very inexperienced?
Adulting

Adulting

2021-06-0102:1916

Learn a word to describe behaving like an adult.
Push back

Push back

2021-05-1802:1716

Learn a phrase about delaying things.
The CEO of

The CEO of

2021-05-1102:4618

If you want to say you’re the best at something, you could use this expression!
Zip it!

Zip it!

2021-05-0402:3318

We all like to talk, but some people don’t know when to stop.
Botch job

Botch job

2021-04-2702:1718

What do you call a job badly done?
It slaps!

It slaps!

2021-04-2002:3322

What do you think is absolutely amazing?
A phrase about having a lot of things to do.
Pizzazz

Pizzazz

2021-04-0602:5318

Do a lot of people remark on how glamorous you are?
Oomph

Oomph

2021-03-3002:5317

A word to describe someone with charm and energy!
Snap up

Snap up

2021-03-2302:2110

If you snap up something, you get it quickly or immediately and usually with enthusiasm.
Nothingburger

Nothingburger

2021-03-1602:3413

Describing something insignificant
Awesomesauce

Awesomesauce

2021-03-0902:2220

Learn a new informal word to describe something amazing.
Clout

Clout

2021-03-0202:2819

Learn an expression about having influence.
GOAT

GOAT

2021-02-2302:3415

'GOAT' is used to talk about things or people that we think are the best.
Workation

Workation

2021-02-1602:5919

'Workation' is a combination of the words 'work' and 'vacation'.
Moonshot

Moonshot

2021-02-0902:5711

Learn an expression used to describe an experimental project.
Slap-bang

Slap-bang

2021-02-0202:2718

Learn a phrase to describe an exact position.
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Eduardo Ochoa

tks forr sharing

Jun 22nd
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Nassim Mohammadi

amateur

Jun 9th
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Jun 4th
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Supun Miuranga

very good

Jun 4th
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Hãdeel Mansoûr

nice

Jun 1st
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"Mehrazin"

I didn't understand it

May 27th
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"Mehrazin"

please write the meaning of this word in comment 🙏

May 26th
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elahe

is spoiled job true too?

May 2nd
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Luiz Fernando dos Santos

Great. I like it. Thanks.

Apr 22nd
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Luiz Fernando dos Santos

Hi. I like it. I’m listen all your podcast. Thanks.

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Nooshin Keshavarz

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Dastan

wow you

Apr 3rd
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زين العابدين روحي

I like to learn English

Mar 15th
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Julesy25

I just love it. Thanks.

Feb 26th
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thanks ;)

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Mobina

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Feb 21st
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فریبا لطفی

Great!

Jan 28th
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nazann ghaderi

that's really new and useful for me

Jan 19th
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Rao Amir Rana

amir

Jan 13th
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daniel okwaro

when and how do we use good riddance?

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