Archive for February of 2013

86 Huge Meteor Crashes in Russia

February 22, 2013

(Source: Wikimedia)

This week's topic is about the big meteor that crashed into northern Russia injuring 1,200 people & causing around 25m euros worth of damage.

Download it out!


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February 22, 2013
English has many loan words from Greece... For example 'meteor' is really a Greek word.

This week's ENW Podcast episode will include more common and popular English words originally from Greek!

Download the free PDF!

85 The Pope’s Shock Resignation

February 15, 2013

(Source: Wikimedia)

Would you like to be working full time at the age of 85? Or would you prefer to be relaxing and enjoying your retirement?

This week's ENW Podcast is about one 85 year-old man who has decided he wants to retire from his very busy job.


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February 15, 2013
X I X = ?
M D C = ?
I V = ?

If you would like to know what Roman Numerals are, and when they are used in English - download Episode 85 [LXXXV] on Friday 15th [XV] 2013 [MMXIII]!

84 7 Hours & 1 Minute!

February 08, 2013

(Source: Wikipedia)

7 hours & 1 minute.

This is the title of this week's ENW podcast - Episode 84!

What can you do for 7 hours and 1 minute..?


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February 08, 2013
What is the hardest "long shot" you have ever had? If you want to understand some more everyday English sayings that use sporting words and phrases, then download the PDF that is available free with this week's English News Weekly podcast.

83 Toyota Back at the Top!

February 01, 2013

(Source: Wikipedia)

This week's ENW looks at some good news for Japan! After a difficult 2011/12 (because of Tohoku & Fukushima) Japan's car companies are selling more cars!

Toyota is once again the biggest selling car company in the world!

So, listen to ENW 83 to find out the reasons why!



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February 01, 2013
Does someone "drive you up the wall"? If you want to understand some more everyday English sayings that use types of transport words and phrases, then download the PDF that is available free with this week's English News Weekly podcast!