English Lesson: Stop Saying “My Dear”

People love selfies. People love selfies with their friends. After you work out the lighting and poses you want to use, what comes next? The caption! These days you can’t really lose with whatever hashtag you decide, but I want to bring up a phrase I see all too often: “my dear”. Stop saying “myContinue reading “English Lesson: Stop Saying “My Dear””

CommDao Speak Easy Podcast 14

We have a new streamlined format! Each week, it’ll be conversational vocabulary in an audio English lesson in just minutes! Remember: 1) You can download the audio 2) You can adjust the speed Opening Dialogue Elliot: Dude, I know you’re starving, but you don’t got to wolf it down, ya know? Jon: How come? Elliot: You got to savor it, ya know? Jon: What ifContinue reading “CommDao Speak Easy Podcast 14”

CommDao Speak Easy Podcast 13

Here’s your English lesson for the week! Some great new conversational vocabulary to argue with. Remember: 1) You can download the audio 2) You can adjust the speed Opening Dialogue Kevin: Dude, back off. She’s with me. Jon: Say what? Kevin: Don’t make me repeat myself. Jon: For real, I got no clue what you’re talking about. Kevin: You don’t think I see youContinue reading “CommDao Speak Easy Podcast 13”

The Voice in Your Head

Here’s something you should do more: talk to yourself. I know what you’re thinking. You don’t want to sound like a crazy person mumbling to yourself.  Movies do a pretty good job of making us believe any form of self-talk is eccentric and deranged. I wouldn’t want you to isolate yourself from people either. Hopefully, you’ve got a goodContinue reading “The Voice in Your Head”