300 episodes

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
    • 3.9, 426 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

    Bite the bullet

    Bite the bullet

    Learn an English expression with bite!

    • 2 min
    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

Customer Reviews

3.9 out of 5
426 Ratings

426 Ratings

iSandi_Music ,

Loving every minute of it!

Learning how to become an English teacher, so I’m revising and laughing at the same time!!

NoNicknamesForOldMan ,

Awesome Podcast

Funny and to the Point. Also Love the Fact that the Episodes only take about 2 or 3 Minutes.

ShiningStar3003 ,

Super !! keep it on

helpful to learn phrases, examples are given how people can use it in everyday life. awesome.

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