The English Academy Podcast 9

The ninth edition of The English Academy Podcast, with Alex, Julia and Conor talking about all manner of nonsense.As always if you have any questions, feedback, comments or abuse please send them our way. Happy learning!

Phrasal Verbs With “Put”

With this week’s blog we are going to focus on the root verb “put”, and how it is used with certain prepositions to create different meanings.

Seventh English Academy Podcast

The phrasal verbs keep on coming this week as we discuss several different meanings of these annoying little clusters of our language. Our discussion focuses on the topical issue of whether marijuana should be legalized or not, some interesting opinions shared. What do you think?

Direct Translation: Friend or Foe?

Apparently one of the great debates about learning languages has been settled; directly translating from the students’ native language to the target language is wrong. Or is it?

Sixth English Academy Podcast – Phrasal Verb Special

The English Academy Podcast returns for its sixth instalment. This week we had guest contributor Andres Martin Barrio, a friend of Alex and Conor’s from Valladolid. We discuss some phrasal verbs, and the benefits and disadvantages of translation. Enjoy!