Listen to English every day!

788
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.

970
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.

1564
현장을 들키다
But today we will focus on only a handful. Here “handful” means a small amount.

1152
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.

682
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.

283
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.

880
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.

1291
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.

561
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.

749
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.

670
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.

716
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.

744
무심코 비밀을 누설하다
I have something to tell you but please don’t get upset. What is it? Tell me.

998
계산
The verbal phrase “do the math” means to examine the facts and figures to reach a conclusion, especially when the answer is very clear.

1295
과도한 관광?
Venice, Italy, for example, is planning to bar some large passenger ships. Barcelona, Spain, has placed restrictions on apartment rentals.

559
페이스북
Friends, family, and co-workers use Facebook to communicate with each other. Many businesses use the site to show their products.

1011
눈치를 못 채다
Why is Tony still calling you? It’s because he can’t take a hint.

987
미안해
Why are you taking my cell phone? Oh! I’m sorry. I beg your pardon. I thought it was mine.

885
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.

954
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.