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25 Delicious Phrases for Talking About Food in English

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Oh, no—I opened Instagram before lunch again.

Big mistake.

All my friends’ pictures of giant sandwiches, colorful soups and chocolate chip cookies are seriously making me hungry.

I should’ve known! Food is one of the biggest topics of

33 Words and Phrases for Talking About the Weather in English

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Afraid of thunderstorms?

Like to dance in the rain?

Find lightning beautiful?

Every year, storms roll across our cities—rain storms, snow storms, hail storms, etc.

That’s why most of us keep the Weather Channel bookmarked and ready on …

Thanks a Million! 25 Ways to Say “Thank You” in English

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Let’s play a little game.

I want you to count how many ways you can say thank you in different languages.

Go on, take out your fingers and start counting!

Merci. Arigato. Gracias. Kamsahamnida. Xie

Check In Champion: 20 Essential English Phrases for Hotel Receptionists

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Imagine yourself going on vacation in some faraway land.

You get off the plane at the airport and find your way to a hotel.

You walk in the door, and who’s the first person to greet and welcome you …

15+ Similar Words in English and How to Tell Them Apart

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Are there any twins in your family?

Do you have friends who are identical twins?

Or maybe you’re even a twin yourself!

Twins are two siblings who are born at the same time.

They may look almost exactly alike, but

The Beginner’s Guide to Talking About Family in English

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You’re on vacation with a group or at a weekend barbecue.

You’re walking around introducing yourself and making new friends.

You’re telling people your name and sharing a bit of information about yourself.

So what comes next? What do …

20 Delicious English Idioms to Spice Up Your Conversations

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Would you like a pizza without any toppings?

No meat, no onions, no cheese!

How do you think it would taste?

Not very good, I’m sure.

What if we topped it with chicken, pepperoni, corn, mushrooms, bell peppers and mozzarella?…