Real World English Idioms
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Real World English Idioms

Learn the most common phrases used by native English speakers
4.2 (22 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
1,416 students enrolled
Last updated 10/2017
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This course includes
  • 6 hours on-demand video
  • 1 article
  • 4 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • understand and use 100 common English phrases
  • Use English language that is used by native speakers, not textbooks
  • communicate more easily with native English speakers
  • sound more natural when speaking English
Requirements
  • Students should have at least an intermediate level of conversational English
Description

Welcome to Real World English Idioms!

This course teaches 100 phrases that will help you when communicating with native English speakers.

Even English language learners who have great grammar and vocabulary struggle when it comes to communicating with native (British, North American, and Australian) speakers. It's partly because native English speakers use a lot of language that isn't often taught in schools and in textbooks.

Did you know that, 'break a leg' means good luck? With this phrase, you can't understand what it means by looking at the words alone - the meaning is totally different!

The English language is full of idiomatic phrases which is why it can be difficult, even for people with a high-level of English to understand native English speakers' everyday speech.

In this course you will learn 100 English idioms that are commonly used by British, North American, and Australian Speakers every day.

In each video lesson you will learn 4 English idioms. Each idiom is presented and shown with two examples; one in everyday speech and the other in writing. Then there 16 questions for you to practice using each idiom - these are part of each video lesson. You can record your answers on the downloadable answer sheet and in the grade book (which will calculate your score) if you like.

The course is divided into 6 sections and at the end of each section is a mini quiz to test your understanding of the phrases you've learned. 

Finally, I've included an ebook of all phrases covered in the course which you can download and keep!

Learning these idioms will help you speak more naturally and better understand native English speakers.

So what are you waiting for? Join Real World English Idioms and start speaking English with the world!

Fiona

Who this course is for:
  • English language learners who want to increase their English language vocabulary
  • English language learners who need to communicate with native English speakers
  • English language learners who want to understand the language used in English-language TV shows and moview
Course content
Expand all 28 lectures 05:54:02
+ A - E
5 lectures 01:16:49
B
15:08
C
14:29
D
16:00
E
14:47
End of Section Quiz: A - E
5 questions
+ F - J
5 lectures 01:12:38
F
13:31
G
15:20
H
14:23
I
15:14
J
14:10
End of Section Quiz: F - J
5 questions
+ K - O
5 lectures 01:08:54
K
14:10
L
13:40
M
13:41
N
13:30
O
13:53
End of Section Quiz: K - O
5 questions
+ P - T
5 lectures 01:07:27
P
13:25
Q
13:41
R
13:37
S
13:39
T
13:05
End of Section Quiz: P - T
5 questions
+ U - Z
6 lectures 01:06:45
U
12:28
V
13:30
W
13:40
X
00:06
Y
13:52
Z
13:09
End of Section Quiz: S - Z
5 questions