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Episodes

TOEFL iBT | Part 1 Question | Speaking | 1 on 1 Coaching | Overcoming Hesitation While Speaking

2/22/2020
A part that ultimately costs everyone a good score. This has to be, by far, the most difficult aspect of the independent question because of either stuttering, constant interjections, and delay responses that lead to murmurs. So, what could you do to replace them? It's easy. Tune into this podcast! Pronunciation Course Phase III: https://www.udemy.com/share/102DYQ/ Pronunciation Course Phase II: https://www.udemy.com/share/102wQS/ Pronunciation Course Phase I:...

Duration:00:10:20

TOEFL iTP | 1 on 1 Coaching | Listening Part C | Crater Lake

2/21/2020
Here's another follow--up from yesterday's podcast! 1. A. On a bus B. At crater lake national park C. In a hotel D. In Portland, Oregon 2. A. Its mineral content B. The reflection of the blue sky in the water C. The depth and clarity of the lake. D. Its low temperature 3. A. It rises rapidly when the snow melts B. It stays more or less the same all year C. It varies greatly from year to year. D. It drops quickly because of evaporation and seepage. Book A Call With Me:...

Duration:00:06:45

Arsenio's ESL Podcast | Season 5 Episode 86 | Study Skills | Reflective Learning

2/20/2020
Your performance as a student/learner (because we all are) is LIKELY to develop the habit of putting time aside to reflect on how you learn. You will find that you study more effectively if you consider, for example:...tune into my podcast. HA! Pronunciation Course Phase II: https://www.udemy.com/share/102wQS/ Pronunciation Course Phase 1: https://www.udemy.com/course/arsenios-american-esl-pronunciation-phase-1/?referralCode=8C3941AAFB58102377C4 Book A Call With Me:...

Duration:00:12:19

Arsenio's ESL Podcast | Season 5 Episode 85 | Vocabulary for Reading | Getting Meaning Across

2/19/2020
Welcome back to another episode before reading. In this one, we're going to talk about some very interesting vocabulary, and of course, my wonderful stories behind them. Pronunciation Course Phase II: https://www.udemy.com/share/102wQS/ Pronunciation Course Phase 1: https://www.udemy.com/course/arsenios-american-esl-pronunciation-phase-1/?referralCode=8C3941AAFB58102377C4 Book A Call With Me: https://calendly.com/arseniobuck/45min Patreon:...

Duration:00:09:20

Arsenio's ESL Podcast | Season 5 Episode 84 | Reading | Rust Belt Dystopia

2/18/2020
The Rust Belt Dystopia! Man, Detroit used to be a BOOMING TOWN when the industries were there. After a massive overhaul, FORD had picked up and bailed overseas, leaving Detroit in complete shambles, ruins, and has never recovered since. Although Detroit is making strides to get back to what it used to be, the recovery process has been tough. Listen in! Pronunciation Course Phase II: https://www.udemy.com/share/102wQS/ Pronunciation Course Phase 1:...

Duration:00:18:26

Premium ESL Podcast Debuting Soon | Business English!

2/18/2020
This is another MASSIVELY monumental moment for me. For the first time since the ESL podcast's inception, I will be creating a premium ESL podcast on a new Canadian Startup site called mocha.fm. I'm unbelievably excited about this because I was reached out to from an individual from China who's doing his BA and graduating Waterloo University in Canada. Him, and a band of team-members, created this unbelievable premium podcasting site that gives creators, such as myself, an amazing...

Duration:00:10:31

Arsenio's ESL Podcast | Season 5 Episode 83 | Study Skills | Overcoming Nerves

2/17/2020
Feeling nervous before giving a talk is a natural part of the process. To ensure the nervous excitement you feel has a positive impact on your performance, do the following. (In the podcast) Pronunciation Course Phase II: https://www.udemy.com/share/102wQS/ Pronunciation Course Phase 1: https://www.udemy.com/course/arsenios-american-esl-pronunciation-phase-1/?referralCode=8C3941AAFB58102377C4 Book A Call With Me: https://calendly.com/arseniobuck/45min Patreon:...

Duration:00:13:21

Arsenio's ESL Podcast | Season 5 Episode 82 | Speaking & Listening | Suburbs vs. Cities & Regeneration

2/16/2020
Medellin, a city that was destroyed by cartels in the 90's, has been revitalized and regenerated in a number of different ways: community projects, paradigm shift, and alleviating poverty. There is also a quote "it is the people who live in our community, not the facilities or whether it looks nice, that influence how we feel about where we live." To what extend do you agree? Tune into the podcast for more! So, when we compare suburbs to major cities, why do you think the cities have...

Duration:00:26:26

TOEFL iBT | Part 1 Question | Speaking | 1 on 1 Coaching | Developing Ideas

2/15/2020
Had a wonderful student on recently who had problems recently while doing the Part 1 Speaking question. This is primarily because she's not able to pick out points and details when asked a question. She would be asked asked a question; and either she wouldn't be able to come up with two main ideas, or she would go blank mid-conversation. So, in this podcast, I walk her through the process and try to keep her on her toes when the question comes. Pronunciation Course Phase II:...

Duration:00:26:34

Arsenio's ESL Pronunciation Course | Phase III | Debut!

2/14/2020
Phase III is days away, and I'm very excited to announce the 2+ hours worth of content and amazing perks that will be available within this course. Here's some of the content down below. You will learn: - Common stress patterns in words with more than one syllable. - How to make a syllable sound stressed in English. - Where to stress words with common suffixes. - The pronunciation of longer, multisyllable words, especially academic, scientific, and technical terms. - More about vowel...

Duration:00:06:13

IELTS General Training | Speaking Parts 1-3 | 1 on 1 Coaching | The Particulars and Feedback

2/14/2020
Woohoo! So, after discussing that she needed NOT the TOEFL iBT, but the IELTS General Training instead; rest assured, it was far more pleasant. When it comes to her speaking capabilities, it's sound. There are no real issues, but it's more just staying on topic and getting to the point. I hope you guys enjoy this! Pronunciation Course Phase II: https://www.udemy.com/share/102wQS/ Pronunciation Course Phase 1:...

Duration:00:32:49

Arsenio's ESL Podcast | Season 5 Episode 81 | Discussion Point | Global Spread of Companies/Preserving Culture

2/13/2020
As you guys may know, Estonia has banned Starbucks from setting up shop in the country. Explanation? Preserve the cafés and culture of the country. Smart move. Vientiane, Laos, circa 2018, didn't have any fast-food chains or name-brand coffee shops within their capital. Smart? Yes. Globalization is happening and companies are expanding at a rapid rate. However, I realized the likes of Vietnamese and Lao people being far more friendly without global expansion versus Thailand that has seen a...

Duration:00:23:30

Arsenio's ESL Podcast | Season 5 Episode 80 | Pronunciation for Speaking | Emphasis for Hedging

2/12/2020
When hedging, emphasis can be used to imply agreement or disagreement -- this is what I'll be discussing in today's podcast. Pronunciation Course Phase II: https://www.udemy.com/share/102wQS/ Pronunciation Course Phase 1: https://www.udemy.com/course/arsenios-american-esl-pronunciation-phase-1/?referralCode=8C3941AAFB58102377C4 Book A Call With Me: https://calendly.com/arseniobuck/45min Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/arseniosesllearning Podcast on Spotify:...

Duration:00:06:02

Arsenio's ESL Podcast | Season 5 Episode 79 | Speaking Skill | Obtaining Consensus

2/11/2020
In this episode, we're going to talk about a variety of things that relates to dealing with groups and reaching and agreement. Also, what happens if you can't reach one? Hostility? Disagreements? This works both at work and at home...so you might wanna hear this one! Pronunciation Course Phase II: https://www.udemy.com/share/102wQS/ Pronunciation Course Phase 1: https://www.udemy.com/course/arsenios-american-esl-pronunciation-phase-1/?referralCode=8C3941AAFB58102377C4 Book A Call With Me:...

Duration:00:10:59

Arsenio's ESL Podcast | Season 5 Episode 78 | Grammar | Hedging with be, can, could

2/10/2020
When speaking in an academic context, it is common to avoid making strong statements. this enables the speaker to discuss different ideas without committing to any particular theory. In this podcast, I will discuss different ways you can use hedging language to show probability. Pronunciation Course Phase II: https://www.udemy.com/share/102wQS/ Pronunciation Course Phase 1: https://www.udemy.com/course/arsenios-american-esl-pronunciation-phase-1/?referralCode=8C3941AAFB58102377C4 Book A...

Duration:00:04:17

Arsenio's ESL Podcast | Season 5 Episode 77 | Critical Thinking | Which of These Risks are The Biggest?

2/9/2020
When it comes to companies, there are a wide-variety of risks they are faced with everyday: weak management, a leak of confidential information, unmotivated employees, and unrealistic deadlines. Which are the two biggest for a company? Comment down below (Facebook/Instagram) and tune into the podcast! Pronunciation Course Phase II: https://www.udemy.com/share/102wQS/ Pronunciation Course Phase 1:...

Duration:00:14:57

TOEFL iTP | Errors with Singular and Plural Nouns | Structure & Written Expression

2/8/2020
Underlined nouns in the Written Expression section may be incorrect because they are plural but should be singular, or because they are singular but should be plural. Sometimes it is clear that a singular subject is incorrectly used because the verb is plural, or that a plural noun is used incorrectly because the verb is singular. In this type of item, the verb will not be underlined, because this is not a verb error. Sometimes it is obvious that a plural or singular noun is needed because...

Duration:00:06:39

TOEFL iTP | Errors in Word Choice | Grammar | Wrong Choice of Make or Do

2/7/2020
The verb to do is often used in place of to make, and to make in place of to do. In its basic sense, to make means to produce, to create, to construct, while to do means to perform, to act, to accomplish. These verbs are also used in a number of set expressions: Tune into my blog and podcast for more! Pronunciation Course Phase 1: https://www.udemy.com/course/arsenios-american-esl-pronunciation-phase-1/?referralCode=8C3941AAFB58102377C4 Book A Call With Me:...

Duration:00:05:38

Arsenio's ESL Podcast | Season 5 Episode 76 | Listening | Listening for Speculation & Degree of Uncertainty

2/6/2020
Academic speakers often consider possible outcomes, and indicate how certain they are about the issues discussed. To understand the perspective of an academic speaker more fully, listen for the language in this podcast. Pronunciation Course Phase II: https://www.udemy.com/share/102wQS/ Pronunciation Course Phase 1: https://www.udemy.com/course/arsenios-american-esl-pronunciation-phase-1/?referralCode=8C3941AAFB58102377C4 Book A Call With Me:...

Duration:00:06:27

Arsenio's ESL Podcast | Season 5 Episode 75 | Listening | Conflict in Groups

2/5/2020
Welcome back to another listening, and in today's podcast we're going to listen to a consultant break down a company and figure out their model of group development. You'll also hear about forming, storming, norming and performing. Pronunciation Course Phase II: https://www.udemy.com/share/102wQS/ Pronunciation Course Phase 1: https://www.udemy.com/course/arsenios-american-esl-pronunciation-phase-1/?referralCode=8C3941AAFB58102377C4 Book A Call With Me:...

Duration:00:14:49