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Today we talk about expressions related to a very powerful emotion: love. More specifically, we talk about expressions related to love gone … not quite right.
Jen: Jimmy, you are wearing a Vietnam Veteran’s hat. Tell me a little about that. What’s on there? There’s a little badge I see, right?
Hey, who brought all these doughnuts? They look delicious! I did. Can I have one of them?
In the 1980s, Wisconsin reigned as the world's ginseng capital. Herbal medicine buffs prized the state's 'man roots' for their potency, and farmers raked in an average of $125 million a year.
Otaku are obsessive fans of comic books, called manga, and cartoon animations, called anime. Japan's biggest-selling manga comic, "Shonen Jump," sells millions of copies each week.
When you learn a foreign language, it can be very difficult to know the best word to use in a situation. This show can help you learn how and when to use American expressions.
The small four-door car is about three meters long. It will cost one hundred thousand Indian rupees, or two thousand dollars. That is about half the price of similar cars offered by the nearest competitor.
In the United States April 1 is a day when you need to be a little careful. Why? It is April Fool’s Day so someone might play a practical joke on you -- a harmless trick for fun.
Today, we are down on the farm! Since the 16th century, the word "farm" has meant "land used for agricultural purposes." But a much older meaning is related to economics.
Jason, I heard you’ve hired more people at your company. Yes I did. It’s because I really want to push the envelope on our sales.
Skin. It is the largest organ of the body. Skin is the body's first barrier to infection. It keeps out many harmful bacteria and other things.
Hey, how did you do on your test? Did you pass? I think I did okay. But I won’t find out the results until next week.
Heelys are shoes that can roll. They are sports shoes with a wheel in the heel. The wheels can be easily removed from the shoes. So a person wearing them can either walk or ride!
Not long ago, another colleague was chatting away at the coffee pot when a cookie slipped from his grasp. He calmly reached down, picked it up, gave it a quick brush with his hand, and devoured it.
Many children first learn the value of money by receiving an allowance. Parents often give their children an amount of money that they may spend as they wish. The purpose is to let the children learn from experience...
Jeans are pants made from a kind of cloth called denim. For many people, blue jeans represent American culture.
Women who lost their mothers early on in life know how this painful loss can profoundly affect their lives. Many say without a mother's support and mentoring, they had to mature faster than their peers.
In a rare and difficult mission, a plane successfully rescued two sick workers from the U.S. science station at the South Pole Wednesday.
When temperatures rise, many people swim to beat the heat. But swimming does a lot more than give relief from hot weather. It is a great workout for the whole body.
Consider the rapidly changing world of electronics. You can buy a giant television set, no thicker than a framed oil painting, and hang it on your wall.