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When Do We 'Eat Crow?'

When Do We 'Eat Crow?'

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By Anna Matteo12 August, 2017Now, the VOA Learning English program Words and Their Stories. On this show, we explore the origins and usage o...

Your 'Dirty Laundry' Has Nothing to Do With Clothes

Your 'Dirty Laundry' Has Nothing to Do With Clothes

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By Anna Matteo05 August, 2017Now, from VOA Learning English, it's time for Words and Their Stories.On this program you can learn English ex...

Surprising Origin of 'To Keep at Bay'

Surprising Origin of 'To Keep at Bay'

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Now, it's time for Words and Their Stories from VOA Learning English.On this program, we explore everyday expressions that we use in conver...

Why Is 'Colonel' Pronounced 'Kernel?'

Why Is 'Colonel' Pronounced 'Kernel?'

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Welcome to Words and Their Stories, from VOA Learning English.On this program we explore the origin and history of American expressions and ...

'The World Is Your Oyster!'

'The World Is Your Oyster!'

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Now, Words and Their Stories from VOA Learning English.On this program, we explore common expressions in American English.On another Words a...

What Is Your Body Language Really Saying?

What Is Your Body Language Really Saying?

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By Anna Matteo08 July, 2017Now, the VOA Learning English program, Words and Their Stories.On this program we explore words and common expres...

'To Err Is Human ...'

'To Err Is Human ...'

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Now, the VOA Learning English program Words and Their Stories.On this program we explore the origins of common expressions in American Engli...

Where Is the 'Bone of Contention' Located?

Where Is the 'Bone of Contention' Located?

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By Anna Matteo24 June, 2017Now, the VOA Learning English program, Words and Their Stories.Has there ever been one issue that has caused trou...

No Guts, No Glory!

No Guts, No Glory!

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Now, from VOA Learning English, it's time for Words and Their Stories.This program explores common expressions in American English.Today we...

Which Came First -- the Chicken or the Egg?

Which Came First -- the Chicken or the Egg?

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By Anna Matteo10 June, 2017Now, the VOA Learning English program, Words and Their Stories.In the English language, some animals have come to...

Shark! Dangerous in the Water and in English

Shark! Dangerous in the Water and in English

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Now, the VOA Learning English program Words and Their Stories.On this weekly show, we tell about commonly used American expressions. By know...

From Chihuahua to Wisconsin: America's Most Misspelled Words

From Chihuahua to Wisconsin: America's Most Misspelled Words

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By Olivia Liu02 June, 2017Hello and welcome to Words to the Wise. I'm Pete Musto. In the studio with me is Learning English intern Olivia.H...

Deadline: A Common Word from the Civil War

Deadline: A Common Word from the Civil War

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On the last Monday in May, people in the United States celebrate Memorial Day. This federal holiday honors members of the American military ...

Who's in Your Inner Circle?

Who's in Your Inner Circle?

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By Anna Matteo06 May, 2017Now, the VOA Learning English program, Words and Their Stories.On this program we explore the origins and usage of...

'Stressing Out' on Words to the Wise

'Stressing Out' on Words to the Wise

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By VOA05 May, 2017Welcome back to Words to the Wise. I'm Caty Weaver. Bryan Lynn is in the studio with me. Hi Bryan!Hi Caty!Last month, Zer...

The Lunatic Fringe: Life on the Edge of Society

The Lunatic Fringe: Life on the Edge of Society

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By Anna Matteo29 April, 2017Now, the VOA Learning English program, Words and Their Stories.On this program we talk about common expressions ...

Going to College on 'Words to the Wise'

Going to College on 'Words to the Wise'

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By VOA28 April, 2017Today's we are going to school on ‘Words to the Wise.' I'm Caty Weaver. Here with me in the Learning English studio ...

Cross Your Heart

Cross Your Heart

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By Harold Berman and Anna Matteo22 April, 2017Now, the VOA Learning English program, Words and Their Stories.The cross is an ancient symbol ...

Show Your Team Spirit!

Show Your Team Spirit!

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By Anna Matteo08 April, 2017From VOA Learning English, this is Words and Their Stories! On this program, we talk about origins and usage of ...

'Working Out' on Words to the Wise

'Working Out' on Words to the Wise

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Editor's Note: April 7 is World Health Day! To celebrate, we are talking about exercise on this week's Words to the Wise.Today's ‘Words ...

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