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Culips Everyday English Podcast

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Learning English is tough stuff, but we’re here to help every step of the way. This podcast is for English language learners who want to improve their lives by becoming fluent in English. Our high-quality lessons are free, fun and taught by our expert hosts. Listening to Culips is like sitting in on an interesting chat between good friends. Your fluency, listening skills, vocabulary, and pronunciation will improve naturally as you get to know our hosts and learn about interesting topics and trends in Canada and around the world. Get awesome at English, with Culips!

Learning English is tough stuff, but we’re here to help every step of the way. This podcast is for English language learners who want to improve their lives by becoming fluent in English. Our high-quality lessons are free, fun and taught by our expert hosts. Listening to Culips is like sitting in on an interesting chat between good friends. Your fluency, listening skills, vocabulary, and pronunciation will improve naturally as you get to know our hosts and learn about interesting topics and trends in Canada and around the world. Get awesome at English, with Culips!

Location:

Montreal, QC

Description:

Learning English is tough stuff, but we’re here to help every step of the way. This podcast is for English language learners who want to improve their lives by becoming fluent in English. Our high-quality lessons are free, fun and taught by our expert hosts. Listening to Culips is like sitting in on an interesting chat between good friends. Your fluency, listening skills, vocabulary, and pronunciation will improve naturally as you get to know our hosts and learn about interesting topics and trends in Canada and around the world. Get awesome at English, with Culips!

Twitter:

@Culips

Language:

English


Episodes

Simplified Speech #125 – Summer Olympics

7/23/2021
The Summer Olympics! They happen every four years… well, almost. The global pandemic has been difficult for everyone, but hopefully cheering on our national athletes with be good entertainment for us all. In this Simplified Speech episode, Andrew and Suzanne share their thoughts on the Olympics. Which events do you think they prefer? Football, swimming,Read More The post Simplified Speech #125 – Summer Olympics first appeared on Culips English Podcast.

Duration:00:19:54

Real Talk #050 – How to check into a hotel

7/20/2021
Everyone deserves a nice vacation from time to time. If you are not comfortable checking in to a hotel speaking English, don’t worry. In this Real Talk episode, you will learn useful expressions you can use at the check-in counter. Real Talk is a series designed to teach you practical real-life English. In this episode,Read More The post Real Talk #050 – How to check into a hotel first appeared on Culips English Podcast.

Duration:00:27:10

Catch Word #247 – Spread too thin

7/15/2021
Are your days so busy you find you don’t have any time for yourself? English has many ways to express this crazy busy state you’re in. In this Catch Word episode, Andrew and Kassy explain two key phrases so that you can let people know you’re too busy. Culips’ Catch Word series teaches idioms, phrasalRead More The post Catch Word #247 – Spread too thin first appeared on Culips English Podcast.

Duration:00:20:36

Simplified Speech #124 – What’s new with Kassy and Andrew

7/11/2021
Ever wonder what life is like for our podcast hosts when they’re away from the mic? Well, you’re in luck! In this Simplified Speech episode, Andrew and Kassy catch up and swap tales of the exciting things that have recently happened in their lives. Simplified Speech episodes are designed to help you improve your EnglishRead More The post Simplified Speech #124 – What’s new with Kassy and Andrew first appeared on Culips English Podcast.

Duration:00:18:56

Simplified Speech #123 – Independence Day in the USA

7/9/2021
Everyone loves a good party! Every July 4th in the United States, Americans celebrate their Independence Day national holiday with fireworks, family gatherings, and good food. Hear what hosts Andrew and Kassy have to say about Canadian and American national holiday festivities in this episode of Simplified Speech. Simplified Speech is a series in whichRead More The post Simplified Speech #123 – Independence Day in the USA first appeared on Culips English Podcast.

Duration:00:17:41

Chatterbox #271 – Meet Anna, the new Culips cohost!

7/6/2021
With a heavy heart, Andrew announces that frequent cohost Jeremy is leaving the Culips team. However, it’s a great time to introduce the new Culips host, Anna! She is from the United Kingdom and currently lives in Spain. Anna is a teacher and even has her own podcast. We hope you follow her new CulipsRead More The post Chatterbox #271 – Meet Anna, the new Culips cohost! first appeared on Culips English Podcast.

Duration:00:21:09

Simplified Speech #122 – Andrew’s wedding

6/30/2021
Here comes the bride! Andrew’s bride, that is! In this episode, Andrew shares the story of his wedding day with Kassy and our listeners. In our Simplified Speech series, native English speakers have clear and natural conversations on common topics. These episodes are designed to boost your English listening skills and increase your vocabulary. OnRead More The post Simplified Speech #122 – Andrew’s wedding first appeared on Culips English Podcast.

Duration:00:22:51

Real Talk #049 – How to make a reservation at a restaurant

6/28/2021
Have you ever tried making a reservation at a restaurant and it just didn’t go as smoothly as you would have liked? Then tune in to this Real Talk episode where Andrew and Kassy teach you all the questions, answers, and expressions you need to know to make a reservation at a restaurant in perfectRead More The post Real Talk #049 – How to make a reservation at a restaurant first appeared on Culips English Podcast.

Duration:00:21:43

Chatterbox #270 – The pros and cons of studying with videos

6/20/2021
These days, there are so many different sources to use when studying language. That’s both good and bad. There are pros and cons when you study with movies, TV, the internet, or any other kind of listening material. In this Chatterbox episode, Andrew and Kassy dive deep into the positives and negatives of these differentRead More The post Chatterbox #270 – The pros and cons of studying with videos first appeared on Culips English Podcast.

Duration:00:23:51

Catch Word #246 – Butterfingers

6/13/2021
Are you clumsy and uncoordinated? You’re not alone! In this episode, Andrew and Kassy teach us two ways to talk about being clumsy and share stories where they broke things by accident. Culips’ Catch Word series teaches you idioms, phrasal verbs, and expressions that help improve your English listening and speaking skills. Our online EnglishRead More The post Catch Word #246 – Butterfingers first appeared on Culips English Podcast.

Duration:00:18:55

Catch Word #245 – Heart-to-heart

6/9/2021
In today’s Catch Word episode, Andrew and Kassy introduce two really useful phrases for talking about emotions and feelings. Sharing the thoughts buried deep in your heart isn’t an easy thing to do, especially in a foreign language. By listening to this episode, you can make those difficult emotional conversations feel a little less stressful.Read More The post Catch Word #245 – Heart-to-heart first appeared on Culips English Podcast.

Duration:00:22:58

Chatterbox #269 – The subscription economy

6/5/2021
Do you have a Netflix, Spotify, or YouTube Premium subscription? All three? In this interesting Chatterbox episode, Andrew and Suzanne chat about monthly subscription services. Tune in to hear about different types of subscriptions services that are available and which ones Andrew and Suzanne subscribe to. Chatterbox episodes are perfect for high-intermediate and advanced English language learners. Listen to completely natural English conversations spoken at normal speeds and chock-full of...

Duration:00:20:38

Catch Word #244 – Connect the dots

6/2/2021
Some people can’t get enough of jigsaw puzzles. They like connecting the dots and the challenge of piecing everything together. In the end, it’s always important to pay attention to the bigger picture. In this Catch Word episode, that’s exactly what hosts Andrew and Jeremy are talking about. Their two main expressions are to connectRead More The post Catch Word #244 – Connect the dots first appeared on Culips English Podcast.

Duration:00:18:25

Catch Word #243 – Read between the lines

5/26/2021
The way we communicate includes more than what we actually say. Sometimes there are hidden meanings! In this episode, Andrew and Suzanne explain two phrases that mean to look past the obvious for the truth. Catch Word episodes define idioms, phrases, and slang so you can sound like a native speaker. Listen as two EnglishRead More The post Catch Word #243 – Read between the lines first appeared on Culips English Podcast.

Duration:00:29:28

Simplified Speech #121 – May catch up between Andrew and Kassy

5/18/2021
In today’s Simplified Speech episode, Andrew and Kassy are back with another catch-up session. In today’s episode, Kassy talks about her spring break trip and Andrew updates us on his adventures in obtaining his driver’s licence. Simplified Speech is a great series for intermediate learners. Tune in to hear natural English conversation spoken at aRead More The post Simplified Speech #121 – May catch up between Andrew and Kassy first appeared on Culips English Podcast.

Duration:00:21:39

Chatterbox #268 – Imposter syndrome

5/13/2021
Have you ever felt like you don’t really belong? Or perhaps that, somehow, you’ve fooled people into believing that you’re more successful or intelligent than you really are? That’s called imposter syndrome. In this episode, Andrew and Kassy explain imposter syndrome and share their experiences dealing with it. In this Chatterbox episode, you’ll hear twoRead More The post Chatterbox #268 – Imposter syndrome first appeared on Culips English Podcast.

Duration:00:17:44

Real Talk #048 – How to open a bank account

5/11/2021
Going to the bank can be a stressful experience. Going to a bank using a second language can be ever more stressful! In this Real Talk episode, Andrew and Kassy take you through the normal steps to open a bank account and the English expressions you will need to know. In this episode, our hostsRead More The post Real Talk #048 – How to open a bank account first appeared on Culips English Podcast.

Duration:00:21:21

Simplified Speech #120 – Foods you either love or hate

5/7/2021
Spinach, love it or hate it? In this scrumptious Simplified Speech episode, Andrew and Suzanne talk about controversial foods, foods that some people are dying to eat while others wrinkle their noses in disgust just thinking about them. This Simplified Speech episode on controversial foods is perfect for intermediate learners of English. Today’s episode isRead More The post Simplified Speech #120 – Foods you either love or hate first appeared on Culips English Podcast.

Duration:00:23:40

Chatterbox #267 – Skin care

5/4/2021
Everyone has a skincare routine, whether it’s moisturizing occasionally or sticking to a daily regime. In this episode, Andrew and Suzanne share their skincare routines. They also talk about how different cultures view skin care. In this episode, two native English speakers discuss their skincare routine. Chatterbox is designed for intermediate to advanced learners andRead More The post Chatterbox #267 – Skin care first appeared on Culips English Podcast.

Duration:00:26:49

Simplified Speech #119 – What’s new with us

4/26/2021
Welcome to another Simplified Speech episode where hosts Andrew and Kassy catch up on recent news. They always have a lot to share with each other, so give it a listen! It’s Kassy’s birthday in a couple of days! Happy birthday, Kassy! Of course, by the time you listen to this episode, it will haveRead More The post Simplified Speech #119 – What’s new with us first appeared on Culips English Podcast.

Duration:00:14:30