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Today's Word/phrase:


very tired

  • he does far too much you know; he looks dog-tired

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Recent Words of the Day

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very competitive and ruthless situation

  • The finance industry is a dog-eat-dog world.

a dog's life

an unhappy life

  • Everything seems to be going wrong at the moment, it's a dog's life!



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This Week!

This week we are featuring 'man's best friend' -the dog- in our words and phrases. Take a look, listen out for them being used in everyday English speaking, and don't forget to practice their use in your English speaking too! 

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