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Learn advanced English through funny converstions

Speak Like Me: English Jacob & Chris

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Learn advanced English through funny converstions

    64. Work, Free Time & Rocket Engines

    64. Work, Free Time & Rocket Engines

    This week, in "Conversation Time" Jacob and Chris talk about their jobs, what they do in their free time, and Jacob's obsession with rocket engines - during which we learn a bunch of great words (see below!). Then in "Leaflet Time" we learn how to use "whereas" and how to say "někdo je líný" in English. Hope you enjoy!

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     To get into (start liking)
     To break (smth) down
     Tween
     To reciprocate
     It's like pulling teeth
     To be on/off (ready to go, or not)
     The grass is always greener
     All in all
     To punch through / to bang through
    To set aside the time for

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    • 1 hr 1 min
    63. Cooked & Unhinged

    63. Cooked & Unhinged

    In this weeks’ episode, Jacob and Chris talk about income taxes, data boxes and other boring topics! But somehow it’s still fun and we learn a bunch of awesome vocabulary such as “to run something by someone” and the difference between “sucking in” and “sucking up”! Hope you enjoy!

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    VOCAB FROM THIS EPISODE


     To attest to smth
     Bob's your uncle
     To get around to
     To dread
     Vindicated
     Bland
     To max out
     To drop a hint
     I'm picking up what you're putting down
    To one up somebody

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    62. Delicious Housky & New Years' Stories

    62. Delicious Housky & New Years' Stories

    In this weeks’ episode, Jacob falls in love with housky and goes on a tipsy trip to Germany, Chris picks up on what Barrie is putting down, and we learn a bunch of awesome vocab (see below) such as “to get around to” and “to one up someone”. Hope you enjoy!

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    VOCAB FROM THIS EPISODE


     To attest to smth
     Bob's your uncle
     To get around to
     To dread
     Vindicated
     Bland
     To max out
     To drop a hint
     I'm picking up what you're putting down
    To one up somebody

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    • 1 hr 9 min
    61. What Is a Pickle & Happy New Years!

    61. What Is a Pickle & Happy New Years!

    In this weeks’ New Years special, Jacob and Chris almost completely forget to talk about New Years and instead talk about fish and chips and discuss if a pickle is a cucumber. We also learn a bunch of cool vocab such as “straight up”, “to your point” and learn how to talk about giving and receiving presents!

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    VOCAB FROM THIS EPISODE


     Off the cuff
     Straight up
     To your point
     To get smb smth
     Decadent
     Staple
     To be wrapped up in
     To get worked up over

    • 1 hr 13 min
    60. Cognac, Australia & SLMGPT

    60. Cognac, Australia & SLMGPT

    In this weeks’ episode, Jacob and Chris get mildly sauced (tipsy) on Cognac and discuss AI ethics, how to make spaghetti carbonara and talk about Chris’ upcoming trip to Australia. We also learn a bunch of advanced vocabulary such as “along the lines of” and “to be blown away”!

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    • 1 hr 1 min
    59. Papír Fest & OpenAI

    59. Papír Fest & OpenAI

    In this weeks episode, Chris takes photos of mushrooms, Jacob gets kicked out a restaurant, and we discuss the OpenAI boardroom drama! Of course we also learn a bunch of interesting words and grammar!

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    • 1 hr 21 min

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