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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
    • 4.8 • 48 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

    Sharenting

    Sharenting

    Don't share too many photos of your children!

    • 2 min
    Plastic footprint

    Plastic footprint

    It's similar to 'carbon footprint', but this focuses on your plastic usage.

    • 2 min
    Spoiler alert!

    Spoiler alert!

    A warning when we're going to reveal part of the story of a film, book or TV series.

    • 2 min
    Listicle

    Listicle

    Find out more about a portmanteau that combines the words 'list' and 'article'.

    • 3 min
    Doomscrolling

    Doomscrolling

    Learn a word about the addiction to looking at depressing news on social media.

    • 2 min
    Crowdsourcing

    Crowdsourcing

    Learn a word that might be useful when you’re developing an idea and need help.

    • 2 min

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4.8 out of 5
48 Ratings

48 Ratings

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