Chatterbox #168 – Interview with Paula MP

Join Andrew as he talks to Paula, the new author of a book written specifically for adult ESL learners! Come take it easy and learn all about Paula, a Brazilian immigrant to the United States who has achieved her American dream.

Fun facts

In 2014, according to the Migration Policy Institute, about 79% of households in the United States spoke only English. The other 21% also spoke languages from all corners of the world, including Spanish, Mandarin, Cantonese, Tagalog, Vietnamese, French, Korean, Arabic, German, and Russian!

Expressions you’ll learn in this episode

  • The American dream
  • To put yourself out there
  • To put your heart (and soul) into something
  • DIY
  • To take it easy

Copyright:Audio/Learning Materials: Culips English Learning Podcast

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