21 7 / 2014

In this lesson, I read and explain my first British English vs American English Challenge which you can find here:

http://www.learnbritishenglish.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/Challenge-JPEG.jpg

07 7 / 2014

British Slang Podcast 17 is about the word “skipper”:

http://www.learnbritishenglish.co.uk/british-slang-podcast-17-skipper/

01 7 / 2014

Brazil ARE gonna…

 In British English, we often use the third person plural when talking about groups, football teams and organisations:

 “I reckon that Brazil ARE gonna win the World Cup.”

 “Liverpool ARE going for the win here.”

 “British supermarket Tesco HAVE been struggling recently.”

(Source: learnbritishenglish.co.uk)

30 6 / 2014

"Who Will Sing me Lullabies" - Kate Rusby

(Source: learnbritishenglish.co.uk)

29 6 / 2014

I reckon (that)…

“I reckon the weather might be good today.”

“I reckon that Brazil are gonna win the World Cup.”

(Source: learnbritishenglish.co.uk)

29 6 / 2014

Learn British English: Free Podcasts
Please listen to and download all my free podcasts using the links below:British Accent Podcastshttp://britishaccentpodcasts.podomatic.com/https://soundcloud.com/learnbritishenglishBritish Slang Podcastshttp://www.learnbritishenglish.co.uk/category/british-slang-podcasts/

Learn British English: Free Podcasts


Please listen to and download all my free podcasts using the links below:

British Accent Podcasts

http://britishaccentpodcasts.podomatic.com/

https://soundcloud.com/learnbritishenglish

British Slang Podcasts

http://www.learnbritishenglish.co.uk/category/british-slang-podcasts/

25 6 / 2014

World Cup Video Supplement: Messi on Form

http://www.tumblr.com/blog/learnbritishenglish/

(Source: learnbritishenglish.co.uk)

22 6 / 2014

21 6 / 2014

Learn British English: World Cup supplement

Underdog(s) (noun): a contender who isn’t expected to win

Dark horse: a contender who isn’t originally expected to win but might do

“Chile and Costa Rica are dark horses in this World Cup.”

http://www.learnbritishenglish.co.uk/learn-british-english-world-cup-supplement-4/

Learn British English: World Cup supplement

Underdog(s) (noun): a contender who isn’t expected to win

Dark horse: a contender who isn’t originally expected to win but might do

“Chile and Costa Rica are dark horses in this World Cup.”

http://www.learnbritishenglish.co.uk/learn-british-english-world-cup-supplement-4/

11 6 / 2014

Learn British English on Tumblr: World Cup warm up

Don’t forget to watch my introduction to the World Cup if you haven’t already:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BpB4s03_7zc

Learn British English on Tumblr: World Cup warm up

Don’t forget to watch my introduction to the World Cup if you haven’t already:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BpB4s03_7zc