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  • #74 Blue Sky Scenario

    31/05/2021 Duración: 04min

    More corporate speak? Well, yes, this idiom is from corporate speak too, and you may hear it in business. But this one might not be easy to understand. We’ll talk about the meaning and usage of “blue sky scenario” this week. If you are a member see the transcript here! Sign up to become a ... Read more #74 Blue Sky Scenario The post #74 Blue Sky Scenario appeared first on VenturEnglish.

  • #73 Another Day in Paradise

    19/05/2021 Duración: 04min

    Can you recognize sarcasm when you hear it? What is sarcasm and why do we use it? We talk about sarcasm in this week’s episode. If you are a member see the transcript here! Sign up to become a member for free here! The post #73 Another Day in Paradise appeared first on VenturEnglish.

  • #72 Googling Texting and Adulting

    26/04/2021 Duración: 04min

    What does is mean when someone says they are adulting? And when did the noun “adult” become a verb anyway? We talk about this and 2 other nouns turned into verbs in English. If you are a member see the transcript here! Sign up to become a member for free here! The post #72 Googling Texting and Adulting appeared first on VenturEnglish.

  • #71 Pivot, Value Add, Burning Bridges

    12/04/2021 Duración: 04min

    Corporate-speak is loved and hated in business. We’re almost finished with a 4 part series on corporate speak. In this final week we’ll talk about pivoting, adding value and burning and building bridges!! If you are a member see the transcript here! Sign up to become a member for free here! The post #71 Pivot, Value Add, Burning Bridges appeared first on VenturEnglish.

  • #70 Greenlight, Boil the Ocean and Bandwidth

    29/03/2021 Duración: 04min

    Corporate-speak is loved and hated in business. We’re in the middle of a 4 part series on corporate speak. This week we’ll talk about greenlighting something, boiling the ocean and bandwidth, all key phrases in a modern office! If you are a member see the transcript here! Sign up to become a member for free ... Read more #70 Greenlight, Boil the Ocean and Bandwidth The post #70 Greenlight, Boil the Ocean and Bandwidth appeared first on VenturEnglish.

  • #69 – Move the Needle, Scale, and Key Learnings

    15/03/2021 Duración: 04min

    Corporate-speak is loved and hated in business. We’re in the middle of a 4 part series on corporate speak. This week we’ll talk about moving the needle, scaling and key learnings. If you are a member see the transcript here! Sign up to become a member for free here! The post #69 – Move the Needle, Scale, and Key Learnings appeared first on VenturEnglish.

  • #68 Table It, Circle Back and Touch Base

    01/03/2021 Duración: 04min

    Corporate-speak is loved and hated in business. In the Next few episodes we’ll talk about some common corporate speak phrases. This week we’ll talk about tabling, circling back and touching base. Read the transcript here The post #68 Table It, Circle Back and Touch Base appeared first on VenturEnglish.

  • #67 I Get Your Gist

    15/02/2021 Duración: 03min

    Has someone told you they get your gist? Could you get the gist of that? Or do you know what gist means? We’ll talk about gist in this episode. Read the transcript here The post #67 I Get Your Gist appeared first on VenturEnglish.

  • #66 Which or That

    01/02/2021 Duración: 04min

    One of the hardest things to decide in English is whether to use which or that for your relative clause. We’ll talk about some ways to help make that decision in this episode. Read the transcript here The post #66 Which or That appeared first on VenturEnglish.

  • #65 Swag and Merch

    18/01/2021 Duración: 03min

    What is swag and what is merch? These are two business words that are similar but a little different. We’ll talk about that in this episode. Read the transcript here The post #65 Swag and Merch appeared first on VenturEnglish.

  • #64 Catch Me Up

    04/01/2021 Duración: 04min

    The phrasal verb “Catch up” does a lot of work in English, In this episode we talk about 5 ways we use it every day! Read the transcript here The post #64 Catch Me Up appeared first on VenturEnglish.

  • #63 Doom Scrolling

    08/12/2020 Duración: 03min

    Do you doom scroll? Do you know someone who does? Do you know what it means? We talk about the new word doom scrolling on this episode. Read the transcript here The post #63 Doom Scrolling appeared first on VenturEnglish.

  • #62 So Far, So Good!

    23/11/2020 Duración: 03min

    Last week we talked about the idiom “so far.” But there is another related idiom you’ll hear a lot from native speakers. What does “so far, so good” mean and when can you use it? Read the transcript here The post #62 So Far, So Good! appeared first on VenturEnglish.

  • #61 So Far or Until Now?

    13/11/2020 Duración: 04min

    Have you had any miscommunications when using “until now.” That might be because the phrase may not mean what you think it means. Let’s talk about how to use “so far” and “until now” in this episode. Read the transcript here The post #61 So Far or Until Now? appeared first on VenturEnglish.

  • #60 Throwing Shade

    24/09/2020 Duración: 03min

    Maybe you’ve had someone throw shade at you before. When you wanted them to recognize your effort, they just threw shade. We talk about this new but common idiom on today’s 3 Minute English. Read the transcript here The post #60 Throwing Shade appeared first on VenturEnglish.

  • #59 Do Me A Favor

    07/09/2020 Duración: 04min

    Has anyone ever asked you to do them a favor? I’m sure you’ve heard this one before, but maybe you didn’t know how to take it. Is is polite or direct and what are some other ways to soften requests? We talk about requests in this episode of 3 Minute English. Read the transcript here The post #59 Do Me A Favor appeared first on VenturEnglish.

  • #58 Calling It Off!

    13/07/2020 Duración: 03min

    Has anyone ever said “let’s call it off?” How about “I’m going to call it.” These are usages of the phrasal verb “call off.” We talk about using that verb in this episode of 3 Minute English. Read the transcript here The post #58 Calling It Off! appeared first on VenturEnglish.

  • #57 How Will This Turn Out?

    29/06/2020 Duración: 05min

    You may have noticed that a lot of native speakers use the phrasal verb “turn out” often. But it isn’t easy to use this phrase! We’ll talk about how to use “turn out” and what it means in this week’s episode. Read the transcript here The post #57 How Will This Turn Out? appeared first on VenturEnglish.

  • #56 The Two Meanings of “Go For It!”

    08/06/2020 Duración: 04min

    You have probably heard this phrase a lot. We use it everyday. But did you know that it has two very different meanings. We’ll talk about these meaning in this week’s episode. Read the transcript here The post #56 The Two Meanings of “Go For It!” appeared first on VenturEnglish.

  • #55 The Origin of Quarantine

    20/05/2020 Duración: 03min

    This has been a very common and very unpopular word these past few months. Where does it come from? This episode I give you a little about the history and origin of the word quarantine. We also kick off a new podcast with this Episode! Find the link to “Where Did That Come From” here. ... Read more #55 The Origin of Quarantine The post #55 The Origin of Quarantine appeared first on VenturEnglish.