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Learn to speak English fluently, faster in the Faster Fluency Conversation Club. This podcast is just one of the many resources that you use to become more confident understanding and speaking English. The Faster Fluency Conversation Club is the best way to become fluent speaking English. It combines vocabulary, listening comprehension, teacher support, and speaking practice. Our members are professionals from around the world who are becoming more confident in English, just like you. When y ...
 
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[NEW: We're now accepting your English-related questions, feedback and topic ideas. If you'd like to contact us, please send an email to: contact@christinarebuffet.com ] In this episode, Christina and Kristina talk about: Why it's useful to play devil's advocate Ways to give feedback and suggestions diplomatically The only question you need 90% of …
 
For more details on Speak Business English Confidently (Enrollments close Wednesday November 23, 2022!) : https://mybusinessenglishcourses.com/speak-business-english-confidently/join-now [NEW: We're now accepting your English-related questions, feedback and topic ideas. If you'd like to contact us, please send an email to: contact@christinarebuffet…
 
For more details on Speak Business English Confidently: https://mybusinessenglishcourses.com/ [NEW: We're now accepting your English-related questions, feedback and topic ideas. If you'd like to contact us, please send an email to: contact@christinarebuffet.com ] In this episode, Christina and Matthew talk about: how to identify when you have a pro…
 
For more details on Speak Business English Confidently: https://mybusinessenglishcourses.com/ [NEW: We're now accepting your English-related questions, feedback and topic ideas. If you'd like to contact us, please send an email to: podcast@christinarebuffet.com ] In this episode, Christina and Karyn talk about: opportunities that can come thanks to…
 
For more details on Speak Business English Confidently: https://mybusinessenglishcourses.com/ [NEW: We're now accepting your English-related questions, feedback and topic ideas. If you'd like to contact us, please send an email to: podcast@christinarebuffet.com ] In this episode, Christina and Linda talk about: soft skills the importance of being a…
 
[NEW!! We're now accepting your English-related questions, feedback and topic ideas. If you'd like to contact us, please send an email to: podcast@christinarebuffet.com ] In this episode, Christina and Andrew talk about: give their definitions of 'pitch' the origins of the word pitch ways to give a good pitch The extra mile (useful English vocabula…
 
[NEW!! We're now accepting your English-related questions, feedback and topic ideas. If you'd like to contact us, please send an email to: podcast@christinarebuffet.com ] Click here to find Geraldine! In this episode, Christina and Geraldine talk about: Being on their way to a conference as they speak Geraldine's tips on how to stand out The import…
 
[NEW!! We're now accepting your English-related questions, feedback and topic ideas. If you'd like to contact us, please send an email to: podcast@christinarebuffet.com ] In this episode, Christina and Matthew talk about: ways that they break the ice the importance of being a good storyteller the new format, which is to highlight different expressi…
 
[NEW!! We're now accepting your English-related questions, feedback and topic ideas. If you'd like to contact us, please send an email to: podcast@christinarebuffet.com ] In this episode, Christina and Matthew talk about: social networking and face-to-face networking the importance of relationship-building the importance of making small-talk The ex…
 
[NEW!! We're now accepting your English-related questions, feedback and topic ideas. If you'd like to contact us, please send an email to: podcast@christinarebuffet.com ] In this episode, Christina and Kristina talk about: alternative words to use instead of 'conference' conferences that they have attended the activities done at conferences The ext…
 
[NEW!! We're now accepting your English-related questions, feedback and topic ideas. If you'd like to contact us, please send an email to: podcast@christinarebuffet.com ] In this episode, Christina and Matthew talk about: the new email address for the podcast some common questions we get from students some tips to help you improve your English The …
 
** NEW!! We're now accepting your English-related questions, feedback and topic ideas. If you'd like to contact us, please send an email to: podcast@christinarebuffet.com In this episode, Christina and Paola talk about: Paola's introduction why Paola chose to began studying English some of the English programs Paola has done The extra mile (useful …
 
In this episode, Christina talks about: some questions she hasn't recently received some important points to consider when finding the right time to start a coaching program cost versus benefit The extra mile (useful English vocabulary you'll hear in the podcast): structured = organized a barrier = something that blocks the way; an obstacle to take…
 
In this episode, Christina and Kristina talk about: how to choose an English program that is best for you the advantages of private lessons and group lessons the importance of knowing your objective before choosing a course The extra mile (useful English vocabulary you'll hear in the podcast): to figure out = discover; solve personalized = made or …
 
In this episode, Christina and Trisha talk about: some of their experiences teaching some of the things they see English learners doing ways to help English learners succeed The extra mile (useful English vocabulary you'll hear in the podcast): behind the scenes = being or working out of public view or in secret to break [something] down = To metho…
 
In this episode, Christina and Matthew talk about: some of the most common grammar mistakes they hear students make how to prioritize the mistakes you keep making to improve your English faster the corrections to some of the most common grammar mistakes The extra mile (useful English vocabulary you'll hear in the podcast): to get into [something] =…
 
In this episode, Christina and Linda talk about: ways to understand native English speakers better how to pronounce "do" how to pronounce "will" The extra mile (useful English vocabulary you'll hear in the podcast): a bunch of = a number of things, typically of the same kind, growing or fastened together; a lot of to owe = have an obligation to pay…
 
In this episode, Christina and Kristina talk about: how to improve your emails how to make small talk how to improve your business meetings The extra mile (useful English vocabulary you'll hear in the podcast): a heads up = an advance warning of something to go back = to return menacing = suggesting the presence of danger; threatening Do you want t…
 
In this episode, Christina and Matthew talk about: their methods of making reservations staying at Airbnbs some of the destinations that they have been to The extra mile (useful English vocabulary you'll hear in the podcast): to make a reservation = arrange for something such as a table in a restaurant or a room in a hotel to be kept for you to kee…
 
In this episode, Christina and Linda talk about: some of the business trips they have taken how they were able to have some fun on their business trips writing off business expenses The extra mile (useful English vocabulary you'll hear in the podcast): to get ready for [something] = to prepare for something to mix business with pleasure = to combin…
 
In this episode, Christina and Kristina talk about: summer activities with the word 'go' other outdoor activities with 'go' popular outdoor activities where they live The extra mile (useful English vocabulary you'll hear in the podcast): to go with = to seem good, natural, or attractive in combination with something an inner tube = a large inflatab…
 
In this episode, Christina and Karyn talk about: vacationing at the Jersey Shore vacationing in Florida and the Smoky Mountains other vacation spots in the US The extra mile (useful English vocabulary you'll hear in the podcast): to go down to [somewhere] = to go somewhere (typically south of your starting point) a boardwalk = a promenade along a b…
 
In this episode, Christina and Matthew talk about: reviewing the past 3 weeks useful tips for learning English when watching TV how to talk about TV shows to make small talk The extra mile (useful English vocabulary you'll hear in the podcast): to sink in = (of words or facts) be fully understood or realized to feel bad about [something] = to exper…
 
In this episode, Christina and Kristina talk about: the types of TV shows they like the specific shows they are watching now time travel shows The extra mile (useful English vocabulary you'll hear in the podcast): to get into [something] = to become interested in an activity or subject, or start being involved in an activity a trailer = advertise (…
 
In this episode, Christina and Linda talk about: how they watch TV to learn a foreign language to use subtitles or to not use subtitles a bonus part about 'series' The extra mile (useful English vocabulary you'll hear in the podcast): to articulate = to pronounce distinctly; to express well in words a play on words = manipulation of language to cre…
 
In this episode, Christina and Karyn talk about: some popular American TV shows some shows they like and dislike some shows that illustrate American culture The extra mile (useful English vocabulary you'll hear in the podcast): to be set in [time period/location] = the time period or location a TV show takes place a nuclear family = a couple and th…
 
In this episode, Christina and Karyn talk about: each of the topics from the month of May playing a quiz show game giving descriptive answers for each of the words/expressions The extra mile (useful English vocabulary you'll hear in the podcast): to be representative of [something] = serving as a typical or characteristic example supply chain = the…
 
In this episode, Christina and Matthew talk about: how being direct can be perceived as being rude expressions used to sound polite in what situations we should try to be more polite The extra mile (useful English vocabulary you'll hear in the podcast): pushy = excessively or unpleasantly self-assertive or ambitious to neglect = to fail to care for…
 
In this episode, Christina and Linda talk about: admitting when you make a mistake at work expressions used to apologize how apologizing can be different in different cultures The extra mile (useful English vocabulary you'll hear in the podcast): to mess up = mishandle a situation to call someone out = challenge or confront the person, especially a…
 
If you’ve ever avoided a phone call because you saw it was an international number, this is for you. Go from scared to super on the phone in English. ❤️ IMPROVE YOUR BUSINESS ENGLISH AND SUPPORT THESE FREE VIDEOS: SUBSCRIBE TO MY CHANNEL! https://www.youtube.com/c/speakenglishwithchristina?sub_confirmation=1 BETTER ENGLISH, BETTER BUSINESS, AND A B…
 
In this episode, Christina and Kristina talk about: painful work situations they have been in how they overcame them sinking or swimming The extra mile (useful English vocabulary you'll hear in the podcast): hierarchy = a group organized by rank "for better or for worse" = an expression used to say that something cannot be changed, whether the resu…
 
Have you ever had to speak up and explain your position at a stressful meeting…in English? It’s always better to go in with a strategy--get one today with a neurolanguage coach and business owner. ❤️ IMPROVE YOUR BUSINESS ENGLISH AND SUPPORT THESE FREE VIDEOS: SUBSCRIBE TO MY CHANNEL! https://www.youtube.com/c/speakenglishwithchristina?sub_confirma…
 
In this episode, Christina and Matthew talk about: their work horror stories horror stories related to teaching English the importance of clarification The extra mile (useful English vocabulary you'll hear in the podcast): brutal = punishingly hard or uncomfortable to come full circle = to return to a past position or situation, especially in a way…
 
Did you know you could simplify your English AND sound more advanced? I’ll show you how with these expressions with 'get'. ❤️ IMPROVE YOUR BUSINESS ENGLISH AND SUPPORT THESE FREE VIDEOS: SUBSCRIBE TO MY CHANNEL! https://www.youtube.com/c/speakenglishwithchristina?sub_confirmation=1 BETTER ENGLISH, BETTER BUSINESS, AND A BETTER YOU Let my team and m…
 
In this episode, Christina, Karyn and Cedric talk about: Cedric being the Pizza Tracker winner their favorite expressions with get other favorite expressions The extra mile (useful English vocabulary you'll hear in the podcast): a good deal = a bargain to get the hang of something = to learn how to operate or do (something) to get back to someone =…
 
Do you ever wish you understood native speakers better? Let me help you with that while we watch an interesting TED talk today about simplifying your life. ❤️ IMPROVE YOUR BUSINESS ENGLISH AND SUPPORT THESE FREE VIDEOS: SUBSCRIBE TO MY CHANNEL! https://www.youtube.com/c/speakenglishwithchristina?sub_confirmation=1 BETTER ENGLISH, BETTER BUSINESS, A…
 
In this episode, Christina and Matthew talk about: the popularity of breakdown videos on YouTube a TED talk by by Laura Vanderkam how language learners can make time to improve their English The extra mile (useful English vocabulary you'll hear in the podcast): to break down = to separate something into parts; analyze an analogy = a comparison betw…
 
Learn to use have & got to simplify your English, sound more natural and advanced AND understand native speakers better. ❤️ IMPROVE YOUR BUSINESS ENGLISH AND SUPPORT THESE FREE VIDEOS: SUBSCRIBE TO MY CHANNEL! https://www.youtube.com/c/speakenglishwithchristina?sub_confirmation=1 📝 GET THE WORKSHEET! Test yourself to see if you remember what you le…
 
In this episode, Christina and Kristina talk about: expressions we use regarding keeping things short how keeping things short is sometimes more difficult and how speaking simply can benefit English learners The extra mile (useful English vocabulary you'll hear in the podcast): to the point = relevant, concerning the matter at hand a comeback = ret…
 
I want to share something with you that I'm very proud of! And I want you to feel proud of yourself too! 🏆💪 This one's more personal, and I hope you come away with some inspiration to reach for your goals, in English and in life! ❤️ IMPROVE YOUR BUSINESS ENGLISH AND SUPPORT THESE FREE VIDEOS: SUBSCRIBE TO MY CHANNEL! https://www.youtube.com/c/speak…
 
In this episode, Christina and Linda talk about: the difference between studying for a test and learning 'real-world' English some unique ways people speak where they are from how tricky homophones are The extra mile (useful English vocabulary you'll hear in the podcast): existential = concerned with existence, especially human existence as viewed …
 
In this episode, Christina and Karyn talk about: Alex Trebek from Jeopardy phrasal verbs used this month and play a quiz show with the phrases The extra mile (useful English vocabulary you'll hear in the podcast): to find out = discover a fact or piece of information stuck = unable to move, or fixed in a particular position, place, or way of thinki…
 
In this special episode, we talk about Ukraine. If you would like to support the people of Ukraine, here are links to the organizations mentioned in the episode: From Zinoviy - "This is the best NG working with our army" https://www.comebackalive.in.ua/ Host a Sister - @hostasister_ (Twitter) Red Cross - https://www.icrc.org/en/donate/ukraine -----…
 
When you’re nervous about your Business English you can feel stuck in your professional life--see how Sophie improved her English and got new clients (and how you can too). ❤️ IMPROVE YOUR BUSINESS ENGLISH AND SUPPORT THESE FREE VIDEOS: SUBSCRIBE TO MY CHANNEL! https://www.youtube.com/c/speakenglishwithchristina?sub_confirmation=1 BETTER ENGLISH, B…
 
In this episode, Christina and Matthew talk about: how they define the expression 'words of wisdom' some wise advice they got from students how we can learn from anyone around us The extra mile (useful English vocabulary you'll hear in the podcast): innate = inborn; natural profound = (of a person or statement) having or showing great knowledge or …
 
Join me for part 2 of our lesson on problem solving in English and learn expressions about staying positive, getting support and bringing in experts! ❤️ IMPROVE YOUR BUSINESS ENGLISH AND SUPPORT THESE FREE VIDEOS: SUBSCRIBE TO MY CHANNEL! https://www.youtube.com/c/speakenglis... BETTER ENGLISH, BETTER BUSINESS, AND A BETTER YOU Let my team and me h…
 
In this episode, Christina and Kristina talk about: the different types of problems they face who they go to for help the different ways they solve problems The extra mile (useful English vocabulary you'll hear in the podcast): practical = (of an idea, plan, or method) likely to succeed or be effective in real circumstances; feasible welcome orient…
 
In this lesson, we’ll practice an important business skills: problem solving--in English. ❤️ IMPROVE YOUR BUSINESS ENGLISH AND SUPPORT THESE FREE VIDEOS: SUBSCRIBE TO MY CHANNEL! https://www.youtube.com/c/speakenglishwithchristina?sub_confirmation=1 📝 GET THE WORKSHEET! Test yourself to see if you remember what you learned here today--and get links…
 
In this episode, Christina and Linda talk about: the little things they apply when they feel "stuck" how having a contingency plan can manage your stress level how valuable reaching out to others for help can be The extra mile (useful English vocabulary you'll hear in the podcast): an 'aha!' moment = an epiphany to see the forest for the trees = to…
 
You know, sometimes living in a different country can feel lonely. You’re far from your family. You’re far from your friends. You’re in a new culture. You use a foreign language every day. You miss some of the things–and the people–from back home. It’s normal, even if you love your life in your new country (and I do!) But sometimes, life reserves n…
 
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