Canada – Culips ESL Podcast


This podcast is Canadian! People all over the world know a little bit about Canada, but how much do you really know? We’ve finally put together an episode about some famous Canadian people and things. Listen to Harp and Maura talk about famous Canadians, Canadian inventions, and all sorts of other things we’re known for. Check it out, eh?

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Maura: So let’s do one more thing that we’re known for, which is that we’re very polite.
Harp: Almost to the point that we’re boring.
Maura: Yes. But very polite and not necessarily arrogant or aggressive, but a quieter kind of people, I think.
Harp: Yeah, that’s definitely the image we have; we’re peaceful, polite. That’s what a lot of people think of when they think of Canada.
Maura: And it’s so nice, but it is; it sounds so boring, Harp.
Harp: It does. But in another way, I think it sounds nice.

Expressions from this episode included in the Learning Materials:

To be on top of it Celine Dion
Jim Carrey Justin Bieber
Michael J. Fox The telephone
Basketball Standard Time
Big surprise To bum
The zipper Hockey
The weather To blow someon’s mind
Maple Syrup Pancake Tuesday
Multiculturalism As far as something goes
Free health care Meh

Podcast/ Lipservice: Culips ESL Podcast, Photo: Ruben Schade

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