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Every week, we look at a different everyday English phrase or piece of slang in this fun three-minute programme. From BBC World Service

The English We Speak BBC

    • Education
    • 4.5, 81 Ratings

Every week, we look at a different everyday English phrase or piece of slang in this fun three-minute programme. From BBC World Service

    Blended working

    Blended working

    A mix of home and office working has led to a new English expression.

    • 2 min
    JOMO

    JOMO

    Have you ever felt like turning off your phone and not doing something social?

    • 2 min
    Furlough

    Furlough

    Not a new word, but it’s more commonly used recently due to the coronavirus crisis.

    • 2 min
    Spill the tea

    Spill the tea

    Are you a gossip? You'll love this expression.

    • 2 min
    Flexing

    Flexing

    What word can you use to describe people who show off? Find out with Roy and Feifei.

    • 3 min
    Salty

    Salty

    Why are people saying 'salty'? Find out with Feifei and Roy.

    • 3 min

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