The English Fluency Now podcast will help you become fluent in English by providing you with interesting and timely podcast episodes in authentic, modern, intelligent American English.
EFN 69: Black History Month
Black History Month is celebrated each year during the month of February. It is an opportunity for Americans to learn about the contributions of black Americans in all areas of life: business, leadership, music, art, movies, writing, science, inventions, industry, sports, and philosophy. Learn about important black Americans such as Frederick Douglass, Martin Luther King, Jr., Mae Jemison, Washington Carver, and others. To purchase the lesson guide, visit www.englishfluencynow.com
EFN 68: Clubhouse
Have you been invited to Clubhouse? This is a new and exciting way to interact with people around the world, and a great way to improve your English listening and speaking skills. Find out all about Clubhouse in this episode. Learn how to use the app and useful words and phrases related to navigating the app. For $1 you can purchase the Lesson Guide for this episode at EnglishFluencyNow.com.
EFN 67: Mask Debate
The mask debate has divided Americans for nearly a year. Some people believe masks are common sense strategies for fighting the coronavirus. Those who disagree believe they are ineffective and infringe on a citizen's freedom. Listen to the podcast to learn words and phrases related to this topic so you can understand the issue more deeply and comprehend other articles and videos you might see about it. For $1 you can purchase the Lesson Guide for this episode at EnglishFluencyNow.com.
EFN 66: Route 66
In this episode you will learn about the iconic American highway Route 66. Built in 1926, Route 66 was the first American highway that connected Chicago to Los Angeles, winding its way through states such as Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Arizona, and on ending in California. You can still visit Route 66 and have a fun adventure. For $1 you can purchase the Lesson Guide for this episode at EnglishFluencyNow.com.
EFN 65: Short Squeeze
In this episode, I talk about the epic Short Squeeze that happened in the U.S. Stock Market the week ending January 29, 2021. Learn how the stock market works, what a short squeeze is, and how a group of Reddit investors got their revenge on billionaire hedge funds. To get the Lesson Guide with the complete transcript and more, go to www.englishfluencynow.com
EFN 64: Trump
In this episode, I talk about Donald Trump and the fact that he is now the presumptive nominee for the Republican Party. He has been winning primary after primary, but he remains a controversial figure. Many Americans are shocked that he has garnered so much support. How has he done it? Why are so many Americans voting for him? What are his plans? I address these and other questions in the podcast. This podcast will help you better understand just what is has been happening over the past few months regarding the primary/caucus electoral process. You will learn tons of useful vocabulary and expressions that will help you better understand the news. To get the Lesson Guide with the complete transcript and more, go to www.englishfluencynow.com