Episode 33: Quotes


Are you ready to be motivated and inspired? In this episode Dan and Jen share their favorite motivation quotes for life and learning. You’ll be able to review new language and learn how to use quotes to improve your language skills. We’ll talk about situations these quotes may be applied to, and we invite you to share your favorites, too!

Don’t forget to join the forum and share your biggest motivation with us!

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Podcast Notes:

For more learning, including the full vocabulary list and definitions (from below), a more complete language focus explanation, and idiom example sentences, download this week's episode guide.

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Vocabulary Sample:



to click with someone


without further ado

Language Focus: How to use Quotes to Improve Language

Download the episode guide to review our 5 ways to using quotes for language improvement!

English Idioms and Expressions

same ‘ol, same ‘ol

to walk into something with eyes open

to go down the rabbit hole

to get someone going

2 wrongs don’t make a right

day in and day out

to keep one’s eyes on the prize


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Episode 29: Changes

Welcome to a new year! In this episode, we talk all about “ch ch ch changes…” (David Bowie anyone?) Changes can be scary; however, they can be a great thing and we share our opinions about it all.

We also share with you exciting new information about our website, new learning opportunities, and ways to learn even more with English Across the Pond. This episode is FULL of new idioms, expressions, and phrases too - so don’t miss the extra special language focus.

Episode 24: Happiness

As Ben Sweetland said, “Happiness is a journey, not a destination,” and we’re talking all about happiness on today’s episode. This week, listen to Jen and Dan talk about happiness, what it is to them, and about some things that make them happy.

Like every week, we have helpful vocabulary, idioms, expressions, and specific language focus! How can quotes help you  improve your language skills? Find out today!