Episode 63: Dating

63.JPG

Ahhh... dating! Join us this week as we enter the world of meeting someone, getting butterflies, going on a date and starting a romantic relationship. Jennifer and Dan are sharing some of their dating stories as well as providing you with all the language you need to be able to talk about this fascinating topic.


After the conversation, this week’s language focus explores the phrasal verbs and expressions you need to help you communicate about romantic relationships with confidence. Enjoy!

This episode is sponsored by italki

download.jpeg

This episode is sponsored by italki, an online language learning platform. You can learn online with real teachers in 1-on-1 personalized lessons which are customized to you, and your learning needs. Our Ponders, YOU, get a buy 1 get 1 special deal, so when you buy your first lesson you get $US 10 for future lessons! It’s a convenient way to connect even more with real language, culture and to practice speaking from the comfort of your own home wherever you are in the world!

 Click the link below to take advantage of this great offer!

 http://go.italki.com/jenanddan_promo

Vocabulary & English Expressions: (see the full list in our member's only study plan)

A blind date - a social engagement with a person one has not previously met, arranged with a view to the development of a romantic or sexual relationship

Speed dating -

A spark - a small amount of a quality or intense feeling

Her crowd -

Language Focus: Phrasal Verbs about Dating (see the full list & examples in our member's only study plan)

ask someone out: to invite someone to go on a date with you
Example: Tom finally asked Susan out because he had romantic feelings for her.

go out with someone:

Here is a summary of everything included in our 24 page study plan & transcript PDF

1 Listening Practice : Listening for a new English idiom

2 Gap Fill Exercise : Improve your listening & spelling ( writing )

3 Reading Practice : Check your gap fill exercise and follow along with the episode using the transcript

4 Vocabulary & Expressions : Expand your ability to use more English, like a native speaker!

5 Comprehension Questions & Answer Key : Double check your comprehension from the episode by answering the questions

6 Language Focus : Phrasal Verbs will help you sound more like a native, and we’ll help you learn them!

7 Writing : Improve your ability to express yourself + build your writing fluency with this week’s prompt

8 Full Transcript : Every word we say in the podcast, written down

9 Answer Key : Check your answers here :)

Become a member today by clicking here and get this week's 24 page study plan & transcript.