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Sep 28, 2018

550. British Comedy: Alan Partridge (Part 3)

This episode is long, but stick with it! This is the final part of this trilogy of British Comedy episodes about Alan Partridge, analysing some of the quieter and darker moments in Alan's life. Expect analysis of both the comedy and the language. Vocabulary lists and...

Sep 26, 2018

549. British Comedy: Alan Partridge (Part 2)

Building on the previous episode, this time we're looking at how Alan Partridge interacts with people in his every day life and how this results in some classic moments of British TV comedy. All the material is explained with plenty of vocabulary to learn.

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Sep 25, 2018

548. British Comedy: Alan Partridge (Part 1)

Continuing the comedy theme by analysing a character that most British people know but learners of English find difficult to understand.

Check the page for the episode for transcripts, notes and videos.

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Sep 19, 2018

547. Best Jokes from the Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Studying some jokes told by stand-up comedians at the Edinburgh Fringe comedy festival, and dissecting them for vocabulary. Learn English with some jokes and find out about typical joke structures used by stand-up comedians. Transcripts and jokes available.


Sep 17, 2018

P06 [3] Adjective Phrases / Noun Phrases / Prepositional Phrases / Idioms from LEP#464 #465

Teaching you vocabulary from an episode of LEP from the archive. Learn phrases across different parts of speech, then test yourself with the quiz and enjoy some funny listen & repeat drills for pronunciation.

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