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V.7.3 - Colloquial language

Listening practice: What's happening?

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"I am not a MACHINE!!"

Learn informal English

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British English slang!

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Here are five British English words which are used in casual British English. They are all slang words that you will hear British people use in spoken English. Do not use them when you are writing and only use them when you are in an informal situation.

Top 10 most disliked words & phrases!

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Upper Int : What are euphemisms?

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'She was happy to hear that there would be no lay offs at her company.'

A euphemism is a word or phrase that we use instead of a more direct, unpleasant word. Euphemisms are used when we talk about difficult subject matters like death, for example.