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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
    • 4.3 • 14 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

    Have a lot of plates spinning

    Have a lot of plates spinning

    A phrase about having a lot of things to do.

    • 2 min
    Pizzazz

    Pizzazz

    Do a lot of people remark on how glamorous you are?

    • 2 min
    Oomph

    Oomph

    A word to describe someone with charm and energy!

    • 2 min
    Snap up

    Snap up

    If you snap up something, you get it quickly or immediately and usually with enthusiasm.

    • 2 min
    Nothingburger

    Nothingburger

    Describing something insignificant

    • 2 min
    Awesomesauce

    Awesomesauce

    Learn a new informal word to describe something amazing.

    • 2 min

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