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Curious Question # 23 – Dude

Dude! This word is very popular nowadays, especially with young people. You can often hear this word in movies and television shows, or with your...

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Curious Question #22 – No matter what

No matter what is a common expression used by English speakers. The question in this episode comes from Ae Sun who heard this expression used...

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Curious Question #21 – Wedding anniversaries

Eliza from China emailed to ask us about Wedding Anniversaries. Here we talk about different ways to wish someone a happy anniversary, what couples do...

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Curious Question #20 – Silent p

Sometimes English pronunciation is very difficult. Sometimes we spell words quite differently from how they sound. This happens often because the word originally comes from...

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Curious Question #19 – Calling names

Have you ever been called a name? It is not a nice experience. Mohammed from Egypt wrote to us and asked us about this expression,...

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Curious Question #18 – Call it a day

Here we look at a question about the expressions, Let’s call it a day and Let’s call it a night. These expressions are used often...

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Curious Question #17 – Email closings

Are most of you out there writing emails in English? Are you getting bored with ending your emails the same way all the time? Well,...

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Curious Question #16 – Kisses in Canada

Everywhere around the world there are different customs for greeting. Here in Montreal you can often see people kissing each other on the cheeks. So...

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Curious Question #15 – Had Better

You had better listen to this episode! Did you understand this first sentence? If you didn’t, check out this episode and hear us explain “had...

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Curious Question #14 – Down Cold

Do you have all English idioms down cold? If you don’t know every English idiom, listen to this podcast to learn a couple more. The...

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