Bonus Episode - Special Guest


Hello our dear Ponders! It’s bonus episode time and we are delighted to introduce our good friend Dana from Can Learn English. Dana is Canadian and so we have 3 native speakers from 3 different countries chatting with you today - big wow! We talk about some of the differences between our 3 different types of English and Jennifer and Dan learn some Canadian vocabulary.

It’s a great episode, ey? (Canadian English)

It’s a great episode, innit. (British English)

It’s a great episode, right? (American English)


See below for a great offer from our Canadian guest Dana!


= Special Bonus from Can Learn English =

If you need more Canadian English in your life then you will definitely want to take advantage of this amazing offer from Dana, our special guest today. Dana is offering a free 1 month membership to the Can Learn English Academy.

= 1 month free! =

So what are you waiting for, sign up now using the following link

(this is the only link that will give you the free offer!)

= This offer is only for English Across The Pond listeners and NEW members to the Academy =


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1 Vocabulary

All the language you need from this week’s episode to improve your vocabulary skills.

2 “Listening For…” Exercise

This is an active listening exercise, one that you can accomplish when you listen to the conversation and understand the vocabulary we are asking you to listen for.

3 Gap-Fill Exercise

In this activity, you write in the missing words from a part of the transcript text as you listen. 

4 Comprehension Questions

10 comprehension questions for you to answer based on our conversation. 

5 Language Focus:

Based on the language focus in the episode

6 Writing Prompt

Improve your writing with a question based on this week’s episode.

7 Speaking Practice

You have the opportunity to improve your speaking by SPEAKING! Leave a spoken message related to the topic every week for us to give you feedback.

8 The Transcript

The transcript is an amazing learning resource. The combination of being able to both listen to and read what we say provides you with so many learning opportunities.

9 Answer Key

Don’t look here first before trying to do the exercises :)