The RealLife English Podcast
Are you tired of boring, slow-speaking English lessons that don't teach you the way that natives really speak? Do you wanna learn how English is spoken in the real world? In this podcast, Ethan, Andrea, and Justin—your American and British Fluency Coaches will take you beyond the classroom and help you live, learn, and SPEAK English in the real world through fun, natural, conversational lessons that will rapidly teach you: - To understand fast-speaking natives - The vocabulary, phrasal verbs, idioms, and slang that you actually need to know - Native pronunciation and connected speech (how we natives cut and connect our words in a predictable way) - American and British English and their differences Above all, we'll help you develop the mindset, the method, and the mastery to live your English in the real world!

Words to Know:

Watermelon- Delicious fruit, 90% of Trevor’s diet
Undercover- When something is secret, not many people know
A Parody- A copy of a famous video/song
Old English- English used in centuries ago
Hand cuffs- Metal straps used by police officers to hold people’s hands together
Unwritten laws- laws in society that everyone knows even though they’re not official
Carpentry- Working with wood
Midget- A little person, physical ability
Convict- Prisoner
Condescending- To treat someone as if you are superior to them.

Josh Plotkin (Brazilian Gringo) The release of GRINGO STYLE

Shout Outs:
Facebook member of the week -  Muhamad Azeem Sayuti

The difference between “Shall” and “Will”

 Expressions with body parts!

  • Cost an arm and a leg
  • The rule of thumb
  • My hands are tied
  • Give someone the cold shoulder
  • On your toes

Discover the double meaning of “a little condescending.”

How to listen to any podcast in half speed


Cold Shoulder by Adele

Direct download: Podcast-expressions_with_body_parts.mp3
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Imrprove your English the Real way with Chad and Trevor from Real Life English. Learn 5 cool new expressions:

- Let your hair down
-Party pooper
-To go all out
-Paint the town red
-Social Butterfly

Check out for notes on the episode including words to know and links.

Direct download: podcast_party_expressions.mp3
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Improve your English with Chad and Trevor teaching you some cool new expressions related to work.


Don't Give Up Your Day Job
Dirty Work
All In A Days Work
Throw A Spanner In The Works
Work It Out

Plus some awesome tips and a joke.

Direct download: expressions_with_work.mp3
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Learn 13 different uses for the word FUCK. Read the article at

Direct download: the_word_fuck.mp3
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Learn the dating hierarchy. Learn the difference between hooking up, seeing someone, going out, dating, hanging out, going steady, and more! With Ethan and Trevor. Read the article at

Direct download: sex_and_dating_terms.mp3
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Learn some common Australian slang with Chad and Trevor. Read the article at

Direct download: Australian_Slang.mp3
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In this podcast, the expressions you’ll learn are:

  • Until the cows come home
  • You can’t teach an old dog new tricks
  • I’m so hungry I can eat a horse
  • To smell a rat
  • A wolf in sheeps clothing


  • One thing the Real Life Guys do every Friday.
  • The difference between “wish” and “hope.”
Direct download: podcast_4-animals.mp3
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