Listen to English every day!

세상 참 좁다!
Guess what! I ran into Lisa at the baseball game yesterday. Which Lisa? Lisa Wallace from our elementary school. She’s now married with two kids.

남자답게 행동하다
Jason, it’s time for you to man up and be responsible and lead the company. I know you have it in you.

현장을 들키다
But today we will focus on only a handful. Here “handful” means a small amount.

밧줄 없이 암벽등반
Honnold, a world-class rock climber, reached the top of the great rock wall in about four hours. He used only his hands and feet.

깜빡 잊어버렸어
Hey, did you pick up a bottle of wine for Dylan’s housewarming party? Oops! I forgot! I meant to go right after work today but it totally slipped my mind. I’m so sorry.

유령의 집
On Halloween, traditionally the spookiest night of the year, many Americans go to parties dressed up as witches, devils and ghosts. Others use the night when spirits are said to walk the earth to try to meet actual ghosts.

점점 좋아지다
You’re eating kimchi? I thought you didn’t like it at all! I didn’t like it when I first tried it. However after eating it a couple of more times, it has grown on me.

정신 건강을 위한 음식
When you eat the right foods, you feel better physically. But what you eat can also make you feel better emotionally and mentally.

은행계좌 개설하기
I’m here to open a student bank account. 학생용 계좌를 개설하려고요. You are in the right place. With this account, there is no minimum balance. 잘 오셨어요. 저희 학생용 계좌는 최소 잔고 유지 조건이 없어요.

위험과 자극적인 일로 가득찬 생활
It can be said that the United States is a driving culture. The U.S., after all, is a big country and many Americans love cars. So, it is no surprise that many American English expressions come from the world of driving.

기분이 우울해
What’s wrong? You seem a little down and sad. Yes, I’m feeling blue. I broke up with my girlfriend yesterday and I can’t stop thinking about it.

작은 문제를 갖고 과장하는 사람
We have been waiting for our food for more than 30 minutes. Okay, I’m not trying to be a drama queen but I don’t understand what could be taking so long.

무심코 비밀을 누설하다
I have something to tell you but please don’t get upset. What is it? Tell me.

The verbal phrase “do the math” means to examine the facts and figures to reach a conclusion, especially when the answer is very clear.

과도한 관광?
Venice, Italy, for example, is planning to bar some large passenger ships. Barcelona, Spain, has placed restrictions on apartment rentals.

Friends, family, and co-workers use Facebook to communicate with each other. Many businesses use the site to show their products.

눈치를 못 채다
Why is Tony still calling you? It’s because he can’t take a hint.

Why are you taking my cell phone? Oh! I’m sorry. I beg your pardon. I thought it was mine.

요리하는 중이야
Hey, Jen. Can you help me put this bookshelf together? Right now? Yes, right now. Sorry I can’t. I’m in the middle of cooking.

어느 서점의 성공 비밀
A large bookstore in a small U.S. town has succeeded for many years by giving people a chance to buy a lot of books for a low price. The large and simple bookstore is in the small eastern town of Mount Crawford, Virginia.