Steve and Alex – Coarse Language

Steve and Alex talk about coarse language, why some people like to use it and what it represents. Steve: Hi Alex. Alex: Hi there Steve. Steve: You know, today, what we’re going to talk about? Alex: What are we going to talk about? Steve: Swearing, cussing, blue language, color language, coarse language, whatever you want…More

Steve and Alex – Forces of Nature

Study the transcript of this episode as a lesson on LingQ, saving the words and phrases you don’t know to your database. Here it is! Steve and Alex talk about various different natural disasters that happened in Canada and around the world. They also discuss what it means to do something useful in life. Steve:…More

Steve and Alex – Russia

Study this episode and any others from the LingQ English Podcast on LingQ! Check it out. Steve and Alex talk about Steve’s first trip to the Soviet Union, his experience learning Russian and his planned trip to Russia. Steve: Hi Alex. Alex: Hi there Steve. Steve: Well, you know I’d like to talk a little…More

Steve and Alex – Languages and Travel (Part 2)

Want to study this episode as a lesson on LingQ? Give it a try! Steve and Alex discuss language learning and travel, including Alex’s recent trip to Korea, Steve’s recent trip to Europe and what it means to learn a foreign language in your own country. Alex: Now, I would say in that regard I…More

Steve and Alex – Languages and Travel (Part 1)

Study the transcript of this episode as a lesson on LingQ, saving the words and phrases you don’t know to your database. Here it is! Steve and Alex discuss language learning and travel, including Alex’s recent trip to Korea, Steve’s recent trip to Europe and what it means to learn a foreign language in your…More

Steve and Alex – Tiger Moms (Part 2)

Study this episode and any others from the LingQ English Podcast on LingQ! Check it out. Steve and Alex discuss Amy Chua’s article about Tiger Moms. Steve: But, you know it’s interesting. On the subject of music, if I think of my granddaughter she had a piano teacher. She didn’t like her piano lessons and…More

Steve and Alex – Tiger Moms (Part 1)

Want to study this episode as a lesson on LingQ? Give it a try! Steve and Alex discuss Amy Chua’s article about Tiger Moms. Steve: Hi Alex. Alex: Hi there Steve. Steve: Well, we’ve had a request and we love getting requests, because then we don’t have to scratch our heads to think about what…More

Steve and Alex – More English Proverbs and Language Learning (Part 2)

Alex: And we’ll just apologize if there’s any external noise. There’s a couple of construction guys moving around outside, but yeah, bear with us. So, let’s look down the list. We have “Every picture tells a story.” This one, I mean, I think it’s applicable in many different situations, but if we say in language…More

Steve and Alex – More English Proverbs and Language Learning (Part 1)

Study the transcript of this episode as a lesson on LingQ, saving the words and phrases you don’t know to your database. Here it is! Steve and Alex continue their discussion on various English proverbs and how they relate to language learning. This is Part 1 of 2. Steve: Hi Alex. Alex: Hi Steve. Steve:…More

Steve and Alex – Proverbs

Study this episode and any others from the LingQ English Podcast on LingQ! Check it out. Steve and Alex discuss various English proverbs and how they can be applied to language learning. Steve: Hi Alex. Alex: Hi there Steve. Steve: How are you today? Alex: Good. Steve: I’m back from Japan. Alex: Yes. Steve: Two…More