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Welcome to our whimsical adventure of idioms and other turns of phrase. Each week, we delve into the origins of phrases to find out how they came into the English language. We tell the story of how the phrase got from its beginnings to where it is today. Shauna and Dan are two big nerds, so expect some geek culture references, random trivia facts, and loads of laughs!
 
Learn Japanese with Free Podcasts Whether you are student or a seasoned speaker, our lessons offer something for everyone. We incorporate culture and current issues into each episode to give the most informative, both linguistically and culturally, podcasts possible. For those of you with just the plane ride to prepare, check our survival phrase series at JapanesePod101.com. One of these phrases just might turn your trip into the best one ever!
 
Learn Korean with Free Podcasts Whether you are student or a seasoned speaker, our lessons offer something for everyone. We incorporate culture and current issues into each episode to give the most informative, both linguistically and culturally, podcasts possible. For those of you with just the plane ride to prepare, check our survival phrase series at KoreanClass101.com. One of these phrases just might turn your trip into the best one ever!
 
你好 (nǐ hǎo)! Hi! I am Amy Lin 👋 I help beginners learn Mandarin Chinese, wan step at a time. I hope you will fall in love with learning Chinese while having fun along the way! 😊 Mini Mandarin features bite-sized episodes so you can build up your Chinese with just a few minutes a day. Of course, you will still need to be consistent and do your work to see your progress 😂 For more resources, please check out ChineseMandarinCafe.com
 
Learn Chinese with ease! Talk Chineasy brings you 7-minute daily Chinese lessons. Each day, ShaoLan and a special guest share interesting cultural insights and stories as they teach you a useful Chinese phrase. Our amazing guests include rock stars, artists, CEOs, professors, adventurists, scientists, and more. You’ll discover the rich culture behind the most widely spoken language, while you learn how to converse in basic Mandarin Chinese. Explore various topics, special guests, and inspira ...
 
Ready Set Pwn in an Overwatch League podcast focused on the Toronto Defiant & Vancouver Titans franchises and will be your home for news related to both the Defiant & Titans, the Overwatch League, Overwatch itself, and the odd Blizzard tidbit. We are quite simply, the podcast with the "Catch Phrase!"
 
Being struck by the phrase "living the real" in a book he read years ago, Matt started processing his life through these three words. It wasn't long before he realized he repeatedly fell short of living a life evoking the same emotion that phrase conveyed. Thus started Matt's search for how to live a life that represented what those words surfaced in him. What came from that was his 3-M framework: Margin, Momentum and Maintenance.Join Matt as he unlocks the power of his 3-M framework through ...
 
Learn Dutch with Free Podcasts Whether you are student or a seasoned speaker, our lessons offer something for everyone. We incorporate culture and current issues into each episode to give the most informative, both linguistically and culturally, podcasts possible. For those of you with just the plane ride to prepare, check our survival phrase series at DutchPod101.com. One of these phrases just might turn your trip into the best one ever!
 
You've probably heard of the phrase "everything rises and falls on leadership." While this phrase is simple, it is also incredibly profound.This podcast serves those leaders who seek to lead themselves, their team, and their community. Are you a leader or desire to be one? Join me, David Pagano, as we walk the road of leadership together. Every week you'll be equipped with tools to take with you. These tools are to be used for you, your team, and your community. Are you ready?
 
Do you want to create a healthcare organization that strives for zero harm through principles-based leadership, Lean practices, and real-time, root-cause problem solving? We share conversations with Value Capture advisors, clients, and thought leaders, exploring how to create “habitual excellence” (a phrase coined by Value Capture’s founder Paul O’Neill) by engaging everybody in creating a culture of safety - and learning. Lead your teams to the theoretical limits of perfect for staff safety ...
 
Learn Hebrew with Free Podcasts Whether you are student or a seasoned speaker, our lessons offer something for everyone. We incorporate culture and current issues into each episode to give the most informative, both linguistically and culturally, podcasts possible. For those of you with just the plane ride to prepare, check our survival phrase series at HebrewPod101.com. One of these phrases just might turn your trip into the best one ever!
 
Truth for Today is the audio outreach ministry of Valley Bible Church. Our opening phrase says it best: "Truth for Today--where the Word of God is applied at the speed of life." Our mission is to fill the air waves with His Truth, embracing our listeners with His grace. Tell your friends to tune in and hear the outreach of Valley Bible Church on-air featuring the teaching ministry of Dr. Phillip A. Howard
 
'It's all in your head' - a phrase I have heard all too often before I was diagnosed with CRPS at age 16 and a phrase almost every chronic pain sufferer can relate to. Spilling The Tea on Chronic Pain is a safe place where I discuss all things relating to chronic pain, a place for you to realise that it isn't all in your head and you aren't all alone. So curl up on the couch with a cup of tea, or lay down in bed, whatever is more comfortable for you and have a chat with a friend that can rel ...
 
“Breaching the Chaos of the Church” is the phrase we use regarding the Body of Christ to acknowledge that there is both a problem - a gargantuan one - and a stunningly blessed Hope. If you’re fed up, sick and tired of “church” and “christian spirituality” - and we expect you are - and if you’re also gagging for the Coming King - and we hope you are - this podcast will be a timely prescription for you. Maranatha...Come, Lord Jesus!
 
Learn Swedish with Free Podcasts Whether you are student or a seasoned speaker, our lessons offer something for everyone. We incorporate culture and current issues into each episode to give the most informative, both linguistically and culturally, podcasts possible. For those of you with just the plane ride to prepare, check our survival phrase series at SwedishPod101.com. One of these phrases just might turn your trip into the best one ever!
 
Support the show: www.patreon.com/nowthatihadmycoffee .We are all very familiar with the phrase “DON'T TALK TO ME BEFORE MY COFFEE” because it is clearly understood that we are in a better, happier mood AFTER we have our coffee. During the show, different guest from different backgrounds will sit and chat over a cup of coffee. The conversations focus on life experiences, successes, struggles and how they overcame them… the REAL talk …and hopefully some may find inspiration and/or motivation ...
 
A podcast shedding light on the entire health and fitness spectrum. Whether you are looking to start your own health and fitness journey or training to become a professional athlete, hosts Jordan Holmes and Brendan Holmes will show you how to get started and keep you entertained along the way. Stronger than your excuses is more than a phrase to these two brothers, it is a way of life!
 
Learn Russian with Free Podcasts Whether you are student or a seasoned speaker, our lessons offer something for everyone. We incorporate culture and current issues into each episode to give the most informative, both linguistically and culturally, podcasts possible. For those of you with just the plane ride to prepare, check our survival phrase series at RussianPod101.com. One of these phrases just might turn your trip into the best one ever!
 
You’re fascinated with people who make mistakes and ALSO want to know more about the world but don’t want to read? In each episode, your brilliant and handsome narrator guides you through a single well-researched story of dumb people, stupid ideas, occasional sound effects, 25 clever turns of phrase and tons of jokes that are really funny but aren’t delivered like they’re funny *at all*. This podcast is delighted by screw-ups, bad taste and crappy people. It makes dumb people smart, and smar ...
 
Few literary terms are more hotly debated, discounted, or derided than the "Great American Novel." But while critics routinely dismiss the phrase as at best hype and as at worst exclusionary, the belief that a national literature commensurate with both the scope and the contradictions of being American persists. In this podcast Scott Yarbrough and Kirk Curnutt examine totemic works such as Herman Melville's Moby-Dick and Toni Morrison's Beloved that have been labeled GANs, exploring their th ...
 
Learn English with Free Podcasts Whether you are student or a seasoned speaker, our lessons offer something for everyone. We incorporate culture and current issues into each episode to give the most informative, both linguistically and culturally, podcasts possible. For those of you with just the plane ride to prepare, check our survival phrase series at EnglishClass101.com. One of these phrases just might turn your trip into the best one ever!
 
Have you heard the phrase, "growing pains"? Or ever wondered what you're doing with your life as you scroll through everyone else's lives that seem like they have it all figured out? Belle wants you to know that, SAME. So she'll be catching up with some of the amazing human beings in her life that pick her up when she's down and continue to inspire her. Cozy up and grab your favorite drink with us then you can decide for yourself, where to Go Fr(om) Here. Catch her and friends every Wednesda ...
 
Learn Polish with Free Podcasts Whether you are student or a seasoned speaker, our lessons offer something for everyone. We incorporate culture and current issues into each episode to give the most informative, both linguistically and culturally, podcasts possible. For those of you with just the plane ride to prepare, check our survival phrase series at PolishPod101.com. One of these phrases just might turn your trip into the best one ever!
 
Learn Japanese with Free Podcasts Whether you are student or a seasoned speaker, our lessons offer something for everyone. We incorporate culture and current issues into each episode to give the most informative, both linguistically and culturally, podcasts possible. For those of you with just the plane ride to prepare, check our survival phrase series at JapanesePod101.com. One of these phrases just might turn your trip into the best one ever!
 
Learn Hungarian with Free Podcasts Whether you are student or a seasoned speaker, our lessons offer something for everyone. We incorporate culture and current issues into each episode to give the most informative, both linguistically and culturally, podcasts possible. For those of you with just the plane ride to prepare, check our survival phrase series at HungarianPod101.com. One of these phrases just might turn your trip into the best one ever!
 
Have you ever wondered why we use certain phrases or words? Where did they come from? What's the origin of that saying? Why do we say "Rule of Thumb"? Why should we mind our "P's & Q's"? Why do we put something "kitty corner"? Hosts Scott and Liam Kelly have the answers to those questions "where does that come from?" & "why do we say that?" We know you could just look it up online, but why not have us do the work for you and have a fun time listening!
 
Two opinionated and educated women contributing their ideas and opinions to the masses with the hope to provide entertaining perspective and to encourage you, the listener, to Have Your Own Orgasm. Disclaimer: The content of this podcast is of an adult nature and is not suitable for individuals under the age of 18. The views and opinions expressed in the podcasts are for ENTERTAINMENT PURPOSES ONLY and do not reflect the official policy or position of any agency. The projections are intended ...
 
Learn French with Free Podcasts Whether you are student or a seasoned speaker, our lessons offer something for everyone. We incorporate culture and current issues into each episode to give the most informative, both linguistically and culturally, podcasts possible. For those of you with just the plane ride to prepare, check our survival phrase series at FrenchPod101.com. One of these phrases just might turn your trip into the best one ever!
 
Brown Women Wellness is a safe space for brown women to fill their cup back up with weekly topics that focus on the well-being of brown women. You know that saying, you can’t pour from an empty cup? As cliche as it sounds, there’s a reason why you keep hearing the phrase, Brown Beauties. We explore what that means and how we can all achieve putting ourselves first. Here you will get mindset gems, healthy yet soulful cooking tips and tricks, and the straight to the point knowledge on what it ...
 
Learn Indonesian with Free Podcasts Whether you are student or a seasoned speaker, our lessons offer something for everyone. We incorporate culture and current issues into each episode to give the most informative, both linguistically and culturally, podcasts possible. For those of you with just the plane ride to prepare, check our survival phrase series at IndonesianPod101.com. One of these phrases just might turn your trip into the best one ever!
 
Learn Urdu with Free Podcasts Whether you are student or a seasoned speaker, our lessons offer something for everyone. We incorporate culture and current issues into each episode to give the most informative, both linguistically and culturally, podcasts possible. For those of you with just the plane ride to prepare, check our survival phrase series at UrduPod101.com. One of these phrases just might turn your trip into the best one ever!
 
Learn Czech with Free Podcasts Whether you are student or a seasoned speaker, our lessons offer something for everyone. We incorporate culture and current issues into each episode to give the most informative, both linguistically and culturally, podcasts possible. For those of you with just the plane ride to prepare, check our survival phrase series at CzechClass101.com. One of these phrases just might turn your trip into the best one ever!
 
Welcome to In the Wake with Whytli! I am a certified life coach and a mental health advocate. I am also a survivor of sexual and mental abuse. The phrase 'in the wake' means the ‘result of something occurring’ and I originally started this podcast as a result of my story and everything I have overcome. I continuously choose to rise up from the trenches and speak up about these various taboo and stigmatized topics. I choose empowerment, growth, and empathy. As I continue on my healing and sel ...
 
Learn Swedish with Free Podcasts Whether you are student or a seasoned speaker, our lessons offer something for everyone. We incorporate culture and current issues into each episode to give the most informative, both linguistically and culturally, podcasts possible. For those of you with just the plane ride to prepare, check our survival phrase series at SwedishPod101.com. One of these phrases just might turn your trip into the best one ever!
 
Learn German with Free Podcasts Whether you are student or a seasoned speaker, our lessons offer something for everyone. We incorporate culture and current issues into each episode to give the most informative, both linguistically and culturally, podcasts possible. For those of you with just the plane ride to prepare, check our survival phrase series at GermanPod101.com. One of these phrases just might turn your trip into the best one ever!
 
Learn Romanian with Free Podcasts Whether you are student or a seasoned speaker, our lessons offer something for everyone. We incorporate culture and current issues into each episode to give the most informative, both linguistically and culturally, podcasts possible. For those of you with just the plane ride to prepare, check our survival phrase series at RomanianPod101.com. One of these phrases just might turn your trip into the best one ever!
 
This podcast is brought to you by Kay, a veteran Korean teacher and author of several Korean language books, including Korean Through Folktales, Essential Korean for Daily Conversation, and Online Learning Module for Advanced and Superior Korean. If you want to speak Korean and learn how the language works without having to study grammar right away, tune in and follow along. If you want to learn Korean with a teacher who explains the language, asks you questions, and practice with you, this ...
 
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你好 (nǐ hǎo)! Hi! I am Amy Lin 👋 I help beginners learn Mandarin Chinese, wan step at a time. I hope you will fall in love with learning Chinese while having fun along the way! 😊 Mini Mandarin features bite-sized episodes so you can build up your Chinese with just a few minutes a day. Of course, you will still need to be consistent and do your work …
 
Originally aired March 12, 2020 If you are looking for a lighter take on the global pandemic, you've come to the right place. Have you ever wondered how they come up with the names of new diseases? This week on Bunny Trails we'll walk you through the Word History of "coronavirus", as well as the process for naming the viruses and the diseases. We'l…
 
We’re seeing one of the hottest housing markets in recent history! Bidding wars are driving up prices, homes are going under contract after just one week on the market, and mortgage rates are near historic lows. But that raises the question- is it a dumb idea to buy a home with these kinds of conditions and with the market this hot? What if this is…
 
Greetings Everyone! [Quick notice: We have a new film in the pipeline, a piece of content that we have no doubt is extremely important for the Body of Christ at large. We're needing some help with the practicalities/financial costs associated, so if you would like to help with this, to make it happen, and get more info ahead of release, please feel…
 
ShaoLan shares with rising star dancer of the Royal Ballet, Luke Wragg how to let your friends know whether you have any brothers or sisters in Chinese. Find out why it is important in Chinese society whether a brother or sister is older or younger than you. Read extended show notes for this episode here: https://www.chineasy.com/talk/lessons/131-b…
 
Earn Your Leisure is a podcast hosted by Rashad Bilal and Troy Millings. On their show, they talk with guests who are earning and investing their money in all sorts of different ways- ways that a lot of folks probably don’t even know exist. Rashad and Troy give a behind-the-scenes look into different industries and highlight what makes those indust…
 
Do you find yourself making up excuse after excuse to not begin working out or living a healthy life? Are you struggling to consistently overcome those excuses and breakthrough? Jordan and Brendan breakdown three of the most common excuses for not working out or living a healthy life. Then they walk you through easy-to-follow tips for how to overco…
 
Relationship is everything in China. The best step to getting “guanxi” is right here on the Talk Chineasy episode and who better to learn the word than one of London’s best-connected people, the “queen of networking” Carole Stone CBE. Read extended show notes for this episode here: https://www.chineasy.com/talk/lessons/130-relationship/Explore vari…
 
Greetings All! [Quick notice: We have a new film in the pipeline, a piece of content that we have no doubt is extremely important for the Body of Christ at large. We're needing some help with the practicalities/financial costs associated, so if you would like to help with this, to make it happen, and get more info ahead of release, please feel free…
 
ShaoLan teaches renowned doctor Dean Ornish how to say “diet” in Chinese. Dean looks at the reasons why a healthy diet is so important. Read extended show notes for this episode here: https://www.chineasy.com/talk/lessons/129-diet/Explore various topics, special guests, and expansive list of useful Chinese phrases on Talk Chineasy website! goo.gl/V…
 
In this special episode, ShaoLan teaches the co-founder of Scout Technologies Genevieve Wolff Lydstone the word for “interview” in Chinese. Find out Genevieve’s tips on how to perfect your interview technique and find out how Scout is revolutionising the way in which companies search for their employees. Read extended show notes for this episode he…
 
It's time for a Friday Flight! These episodes are all about the week’s financial news and the impact on your personal finances. There are a lot of headlines out there, but we distill it down to specific takeaways that will allow you to kick off the weekend informed and help you to continue to make smart money moves. In this episode we cover some in…
 
How do you say “take care” in Chinese? Transition singer Jesse Edbrooke finds out that ”protecting your weight” has a fascinating origin rooted in ancient Chinese culture and isn’t as offensive as it may first seem. Read extended show notes for this episode here: https://www.chineasy.com/talk/lessons/127-take-care/Explore various topics, special gu…
 
#Proudlygreen - The #Hotboxshow Episode 174Subscribe to our channel https://www.youtube.com/c/TheHotboxShowWin a bumper goodie bag worth R500 every week! Enter our #InstaYourGram competition now by tagging @hotboxshow.co.za on your grow pics.We discuss #proudlygreen news so tune in tonight to meet our design guru, Keith McKay to tell you all about …
 
Do you have questions about your body and how to navigate getting your health in order? We are in the same boat. During this episode we talk about the power behind knowing what you put on and in your body. We breakdown the importance of understanding label reading and the impact it could have on building a healthy lifestyle and increase the quality…
 
Find out how to say how old you are in Chinese with a rising star dancer of the Royal Ballet, Luke Wragg. ShaoLan shares the fascinating history of the original characters in Chinese too. Read extended show notes for this episode here: https://www.chineasy.com/talk/lessons/126-years-old/Explore various topics, special guests, and expansive list of …
 
In a wild week of Overwatch League action, Chris and co-host Omni find themselves having more questions about the Toronto Defiant and whether the team is a gatekeeper or top-tier side. They also have questions on whether the Dallas Fuel are the real deal, if the San Francisco Shock are finding themselves mere mortals, and why all the Vancouver Tita…
 
Greetings All! [Quick notice: We have a new film in the pipeline, a piece of content that we have no doubt is extremely important for the Body of Christ at large. We're needing some help with the practicalities/financial costs associated, so if you would like to help with this, to make it happen, and get more info ahead of release, please feel free…
 
Denise is a poet and an award-winning writer, photographer, and artist, and an IT professional. And she is a survivor of childhood abuse. She is the author of a new self-help book: "Thriving After Sexual Abuse: Break Your Bondage to the Past and Live a Life You Love" where she provides tips and suggestions for readers to seek help, self-reflect, an…
 
Shauna and Dan look at the origins of the phrase "Dead of Night". Along the way, we learn a little about the word 'dead' and a few complimentary phrases like "in the gloom of night" (US Postal Service, anyone?) Plus your hosts argue about whether or not Tolkien's work is old. What do YOU think? Copyright 2021 by The Readiness Corner, LLC - All Righ…
 
This episode is all about one of the most powerful lessons Matt has learned over the past five years: less focus on goals and more focus on cultivating the habits that manifest the life he wants to live! Please consider supporting this podcast: Give monthly (as little as $5 a month) on our Patreon Page - https://www.patreon.com/ltr Give a one time …
 
Just like how we can idolize ‘finding the right one’ when looking for a partner or spouse, the same can be true of passive income as we’re talking about our personal finances. We can be tempted into thinking that if we only find the right person then it’s smooth sailing. But as anyone who has been in a long-term relationship knows- the work has onl…
 
Lesson Recap & Transcript In this episode, we will learn two things: how to say the seven days of the week in Korean how to ask someone what they think of something And, of course, we have a song to share. It’s titled 금요일에 만나요 Let’s meet on Friday by IU 아이유. Sounds good? Let’s get started! *Featured Song > Title: 금요일에 만나요 Let's meet on Friday Parad…
 
IT'S ALREADY MAY GUYS. Belated May the 4th be with you ;) I have two friends that I say that to every year for... more than 10 years now! That's friendship. ANYWAYS. Languish, here are the articles if you're interested. Take care of yourselves and others out there. There's a Name For The Blah You're Feeling: It's Called Languishing It's Okay to Gri…
 
Editor of the amazing publication “The What,” Gina Pell joins ShaoLan to find out how to say “friend” in Chinese. Find out how friendship is viewed in Chinese culture and also learn bonus words “girlfriend” and “boyfriend.” Read extended show notes for this episode here: https://www.chineasy.com/talk/lessons/125-friend/Explore various topics, speci…
 
Greetings everyone! [Quick notice: We have a new film in the pipeline, a piece of content that we have no doubt is extremely important for the Body of Christ at large. We're needing some help with the practicalities/financial costs associated, so if you would like to help with this, to make it happen, and get more info ahead of release, please feel…
 
Show notes and more: https://www.valuecapturellc.com/he41 Welcome to Episode #41 of Habitual Excellence, presented by Value Capture. Our guest today is Dan Varum, an Executive Coach with his company Varnum Group. After 30+ years as an executive leading large and small healthcare organizations, Dan has shifted his time to focus exclusively on my pas…
 
Can you dance? The 11-year-old star of the Royal Opera House ballet Luke Wragg certainly can! In this episode, he joins ShaoLan in the London studio to chat about how to say “dance” and also “ballet” in Chinese. Read extended show notes for this episode here: https://www.chineasy.com/talk/lessons/124-dance/Explore various topics, special guests, an…
 
We’re kicking off the week by answering your questions! And if you have a question for us, we’d love for you to submit your own via HowToMoney.com/ask/ , send us your voice memo! 1 - How legit are the crypto savings accounts that are paying high rates of interest? 2 - Is it true that I don’t have to file taxes if I make below a certain income thres…
 
Lucid dreaming teacher Charlie Morley shares his experiences with Buddhism and learns how to say “Buddha” in Chinese. Also as a bonus feature, you can listen to one of his Buddhist rap songs. Read extended show notes for this episode here: https://www.chineasy.com/talk/lessons/123-buddha/Explore various topics, special guests, and expansive list of…
 
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