156 – Chores & Errands – English Vocabulary Lesson

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http://traffic.libsyn.com/happyenglishny/Podcast_Number_156_Chores__Errands.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Both chores and errands are jobs that you need to do around the house. These are personal jobs that you need to do to keep your life organized and your house clean. For today’s English lesson, let’s have a look at some of the vocabulary we use to talk about these jobs. …

154 – Use to vs. Used to vs. Would for Past Habits & States

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http://traffic.libsyn.com/happyenglishny/Podcast_Number_154_Use_to_used_to_Would.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download You can use both used to and would to talk about past habits, but only for states and conditions, not actions. For today’s English lesson, let’s have a look at the difference between used to and would and how they can be used in English Conversation and writing. Here are the example …

Holidays & Vacations in American English

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Hi Everyone! Today I’d like to look at some vocabulary and expressions related to taking time off from work or school. Special days in your country which have historical or religious roots are called holidays. In the USA, we have holidays like New Year’s Day, President’s day, Independence Day, etc. In most countries, some of these holidays are days of …