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English language podcast for English learners. About language learning, UK, US, Japanese cultures. Transcripts for all conversations on blog.

English language podcast for English learners. About language learning, UK, US, Japanese cultures. Transcripts for all conversations on blog.
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Location:

Akita, Japan

Description:

English language podcast for English learners. About language learning, UK, US, Japanese cultures. Transcripts for all conversations on blog.

Language:

English


Episodes

The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.20): Football positions jargon

12/11/2017
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Hey, welcome to the everyday language podcast. This episode is about football positions jargon. In this episode Richie and I talk about alternative names for positions that are commonly used and we also mention some clichés and phrases that are used with these slang/jargon positional words along the way. Key Vocabulary Midfield general – […] The post The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.20): Football positions jargon appeared first on everyday language.

Duration: 00:18:39


The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.19): Football clichés and phrases (part 1)

12/6/2017
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Welcome to the everyday language podcast episode 19, this one is about football clichés and phrases. It’s another snowy day in Akita, so while I might not be able to get outside to kick a ball about, this episode is going to help me do the next best thing which is to talk […] The post The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.19): Football clichés and phrases (part 1) appeared first on everyday language.

Duration: 00:17:03


The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.18): Essex accent, words and phrases

11/28/2017
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Hello, welcome to the everyday language podcast from Akita Japan, in this episode I’m talking to my friend Richie about Essex accent. We’re both from Essex, which is a county to the east of London. We talk about some words and phrases that are used in Essex, as well as what Essex accent means […] The post The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.18): Essex accent, words and phrases appeared first on everyday language.

Duration: 00:30:27


The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.17): Reading the air, KY, and harmony

11/20/2017
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Introduction Hello, welcome to the everyday language podcast, from snowy and cold Akita, Japan. How are you doing out there? Today is part 2 of a chat I had with Satoko about Japanese culture, in this episode we’re talking about reading the air or KY, plus the idea of aimai・曖昧 or vague/ambiguous expressions. This one is […] The post The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.17): Reading the air, KY, and harmony appeared first on everyday language.

Duration: 00:29:51


The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.16): Talking about pregnancy with Amy

11/19/2017
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Hello, and welcome to the everyday language podcast, this episode has got a special topic as it’s about pregnancy. At the time of the recording my wife, Satoko was pregnant with our second baby and in today’s conversation Amy Lin, today’s guest, asks me about pregnancy stuff and how it has changed our lives. […] The post The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.16): Talking about pregnancy with Amy appeared first on everyday language.

Duration: 00:11:43


The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.15): Amy interviews Me about teaching and language learning

11/19/2017
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Hello and welcome to the everyday language podcast from Akita Japan, in this episode I’m being interviewed by my fellow online teacher Amy Lin (see Amy’s YouTube channel here), Amy asks me about my background, where I’m from, where I’m living now, my teaching experience and also about my language learning. Transcript Amy: Where […] The post The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.15): Amy interviews Me about teaching and language learning appeared first on everyday language.

Duration: 00:15:07


The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.14): Skateboarding (part 2)

11/8/2017
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Hello, welcome to the everyday language podcast from Akita Japan, I’m Mark. This episode is part 2 of a chat I had with Noah about skateboarding. This one is a bit longer, around 30 minutes long in total. In it, Noah waxes lyrical about his love of skating, tells us about skateboard culture and […] The post The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.14): Skateboarding (part 2) appeared first on everyday language.

Duration: 00:30:23


The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.13): Skateboarding (part 1)

11/6/2017
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Hello, welcome to the everyday language podcast from Akita, Japan, I’m Mark. Today, I’m talking to Noah about skateboarding. There is no long intro this time, so let’s just get into it right away. Transcript Mark: Where do you go skateboarding? Noah: Where, where do I go skateboarding? I— tend, I have a parking […] The post The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.13): Skateboarding (part 1) appeared first on everyday language.

Duration: 00:13:35


The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.12): Life and language schools in Brighton, UK

11/2/2017
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Hi, welcome to today’s everyday language podcast. I’m talking to my sister Mei Mei about life in Brighton, why it is a cool place where anyone can fit in, and how going to language school in Brighton could be a good choice. (My voice is a bit rough on the introduction and end of this […] The post The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.12): Life and language schools in Brighton, UK appeared first on everyday language.

Duration: 00:12:47


The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.11): Colours and Vision

10/30/2017
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Transcript Mark: Hey, hello, welcome to today’s podcast. In today’s episode, I’m talking to Satoko, about the differences in colours between Japan and the UK. We also talk a bit about vision and try to get to the bottom of one of the stereotypes that people in the UK have about people from East Asia. […] The post The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.11): Colours and Vision appeared first on everyday language.

Duration: 00:15:59


The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.10): Japanese culture: manga, emails and emojis

10/20/2017
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Satoko and Mark chat about Japanese culture Hi and welcome to the everyday language podcast. How’s it going? It’s started to get cold in Akita now. It’s the middle of October and we’ve started to use the heater in our house and it’s time to get the winter clothes out. It hasn’t snowed yet but […] The post The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.10): Japanese culture: manga, emails and emojis appeared first on everyday language.

Duration: 00:22:23


The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.9): Joe on Teaching in Japan

10/18/2017
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Chatting with Joe about his career in Akita Welcome to today’s everyday language podcast In today’s conversation I’m talking to my friend Joe who is an English Lecturer in Japan. Joe tells me about teaching in Japan, from his start as a Nova conversation school teacher to his present job at Akita International University. Transcript […] The post The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.9): Joe on Teaching in Japan appeared first on everyday language.

Duration: 00:24:31


The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.8): A DJ’s life, and how pub and club culture in London is changing

10/17/2017
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Chatting with Richie about UK night life Hi, welcome to the everyday language podcast. I’m Mark. Thanks for listening, hope you’re well? Wherever you are. In today’s conversation, I’m talking to my friend Richie about some music stuff we like, one of the DJ’s we like, and then how drinking in London pubs and clubs […] The post The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.8): A DJ’s life, and how pub and club culture in London is changing appeared first on everyday language.

Duration: 00:16:31


The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.7): Cultural differences between the US, UK and Japan

10/12/2017
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Conversation with Amy Lin from letslanguage.com Welcome to the everyday language podcast, how you doing? In today’s podcast I’m talking to Amy Lin, who is a brilliant Chinese teacher on italki (disclaimer – I take Amy’s lessons), a creator of great YouTube language videos, plus the maker of LetsLanguage.com. In today’s conversation, we talk about […] The post The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.7): Cultural differences between the US, UK and Japan appeared first on everyday language.

Duration: 00:15:40


The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.6): Studying Abroad

10/11/2017
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Satoko and Mark talk about studying abroad Transcript Mark: OK, Welcome to today’s podcast on the everydaylanguage.net website. In today’s podcast, I’m talking to my wife Satoko about living abroad, and what it was like to study abroad. Satoko: Yes, hello, hi, Mark: Er, so can you just tell us a bit about what you […] The post The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.6): Studying Abroad appeared first on everyday language.

Duration: 00:15:39


The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.5): Cricket

10/10/2017
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Talking to brother James about cricket Introduction Hi, welcome to the everyday language podcast. Thanks for listening, hope you’re well. In this week’s episode, I’ll play you a conversation I had with my brother James about cricket and baseball. James is my older brother, and he’s been a keen cricket player and cricket fan. In […] The post The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.5): Cricket appeared first on everyday language.

Duration: 00:20:15


The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.4): Smoking

10/9/2017
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Holy Smokes: Chatting to Noah about smoking Transcript Hello and welcome to today’s podcast. It’s Mark from everydaylanguage.net. In today’s podcast, I’m actually going to play you a recording of a conversation I had with my friend Noah as we were driving around Akita city in Japan, In this conversation we talk about smoking. Noah […] The post The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.4): Smoking appeared first on everyday language.

Duration: 00:06:19


The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.3): Football

10/9/2017
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Football Chat: Talking to Richie about Arsenal FC Episode 3 This episode is for any football fans out there. I talk to my friend Richie about football, and specifically about the club he supports which is Arsenal (This was recorded in 2016, so we were talking about the 2016/1017 football season). The type of English […] The post The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.3): Football appeared first on everyday language.

Duration: 00:06:45


The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.1): Autumn

9/5/2017
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First Episode Welcome Hi and welcome to the everyday language podcast for English students to practice their listening. In this episode, I talk about autumn and introduce phrases and idioms to do with this season. Autumn Idioms To take a leaf out of X’s book – to behave as someone else does. To turn over […] The post The Everyday Language Podcast (ep.1): Autumn appeared first on everyday language.

Duration: 00:12:34