Simplified Speech #098 – Convenience stores

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What’s your favourite thing to buy at the local convenience store? In this Simplified Speech episode, Andrew and Kassy talk about their favourite convenience store snacks, special features of convenience stores in North America, and differences between convenience stores in the United States and Canada.

Fun facts

7-Eleven convenience stores can be found in countries around the world. It is estimated that there are 68,236 locations globally. Japan has the most 7-Eleven locations in the world, with a whopping 20,904 stores!

Expressions included in the study guide

  • Bad for [one’s] waistline
  • Sidenote
  • Religiously
  • Rowdy
  • To loiter around
  • Easy target

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Credit: Something Elated by Broke For Free, Step On by Jahzzar

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