In this special bonus episode, we talk to our friends at Spoken about an exciting way to improve your professional English on your phone! Spoken is offering Culips listeners an amazing deal: two free lessons and a 20% discount off your first month of using Spoken. Help support Culips and improve your English at the same more »
Here at Culips, two of the questions we get asked all the time are: 1. How can I improve my English speaking? 2. How can I improve my business English? If you’re curious about the answers, our friends at Spoken have solution!
In Chatterbox episode #175, Morag and Andrew talk all about their favourite Canadian TV shows for kids. They make many pop culture references that people living outside of Canada may not know. Here are the show notes for this episode. Click the links for more information! The Simpsons YTV Reboot Uh Oh! Much Music Shaun Majumder more »
Suzanne shared some great stories about her adventure in Costa Rica in Chatterbox episode #173. Here are some pictures from her trip!
In Real Talk #4, we talked about ordering lunch at a Vietnamese restaurant. Here are a couple of pictures of menu from a Vietnamese restaurant. Mmmm everything sounds delicious. What would you order?
In Real Talk #3, we talk about ordering lunch at Tim Hortons, a Canadian fast food restaurant named after a famous ice hockey player. Here is what a Tim Hortons menu looks like: And here is what the inside of a Tim Hortons restaurant looks like: Next time your in Canada, try having lunch at more »
In Chatterbox #170, Sue tells us that she sang Karaoke during her trip to Orlando, Florida. Here are video links to the three songs she sang! Proud Mary by Ike and Tina Turner Are You Going to Be My Girl? – Jet Just Give Me a Reason – Pink Next time you find yourself singing more »
We recently had a message on Facebook inquiring as to why we pronounce PIZZA, MOZART, NAZI, and MOZZARELLA with a “TS” sound, as opposed to a “ZZ” sound. This is a great question! As you may know, when we have other words with double ZZ’s, such as DIZZY, FIZZY, or DRIZZLE, we pronounce them exactly more »
In our latest episode, Real Talk 001: In A Cab, we asked you three comprehension questions. If you haven’t listened to this episode, make sure to check it out now. Here are the answers to the comprehension questions: 1. When Lisa points out that she lives in “this brick building”, is she close to the more »
A Culips listener from South Korea sent us an email asking about Andrew’s use of the expression pizza ladder in Simplified Speech #010 First Jobs. If you haven’t heard this episode yet, you should do so now! Today’s blog is dedicated to explaining what pizza ladder means. In the episode, Andrew and Morag talk about their first more »