๐Ÿ“– English Lessons Section

Each Podcast is its own English lesson

Hi there you are listening to Adept English and this is a listen and learn podcast. My name is Hilary and I created this listen and learn method to help you speak English fluently. It's much more enjoyable if you learn English in the way that your brain naturally wants to learn. I live in the United Kingdom. I'm a native English speaker. And I love helping the hundreds of thousands of students who listen to us every month.

Every week we give you two English lessons in the form of podcasts. So listen to Adept English. You'll be on your way to speaking fluent English in no time.

๐Ÿ“ฎ speaking

Biker girl on caferacer motorcycle holding UK Union Jack flag used to help describe the UK 2019 election as part of an English speaking practice lesson.

Practice English Speaking While We Talk About UK 2019 Election Ep 287

Today's lesson focuses on practicing your English speaking. We use that tried and tested formula, pick a topic everyone is talking about in the UK right now and talk about it using everyday English. All you have to do is listen and learn.


December 19, 2019

๐Ÿ’ฌ Words: 1851

โณ Length 10 min

๐Ÿ“ฎ listening

A young girl laying on the floor hugging a rescued golden retriever dog, used to help explain the role of the RSPCA while learning to speak English fluently.

Adept English~Learning A Language Made Simple Ep 286

If you are a new listener who has just found us or if your back here because you like our podcasts, welcome and get ready to listen and learn your way into understanding English, learning a language using the Adept English method is just easier. So today we talk all about Christmas cards while we learn our everyday English vocabulary.


December 16, 2019

๐Ÿ’ฌ Words: 2426

โณ Length 13 min

๐Ÿ“ฎ idioms

An out of focus photograph of a modern living room with lots of bokeh from Christmas tree lights, used to help explain English Christmas idioms.

Discover Some Christmas Idioms While We Learn English Speaking Ep 285

Itโ€™s nearly Christmas, and the UK is in full on shopping frenzy, it seems the commercial side of Christmas is bigger than ever. As we come to a close of 2019, we thought some English Christmas idioms might interest you while you learn English speaking.


December 12, 2019

๐Ÿ’ฌ Words: 1958

โณ Length 10 min

๐Ÿ“ฎ listening

A photograph of a woman with her eyes closed standing in the middle of a huge collection of old books, with shelves stacked to the roof. The topic of hoarding was discussed in todays English language lesson.

Conversations In English Why Do We Hoard Ep 284

In today's listen and learn English lesson we pick an interesting topic, today it is all about why people hoard, and then we hold a conversation in English on the topic. This English lesson type is probably one of our most powerful learning techniques.


December 09, 2019

๐Ÿ’ฌ Words: 2342

โณ Length 12 min

๐Ÿ“ฎ speaking

Woman looking in amazement at her shopping bags. English listening and speaking lesson using Black Friday as a discussion topic.

How I learn English Speaking Conversation On Black Friday Ep 283

Looking at an object and hearing the new words used in your target language to describe it is the basis of listen and learn. So here at Adept English we try to always keep our lessons centered on things that will interest you, that you are already likely to be familiar with in your own language.


December 05, 2019

๐Ÿ’ฌ Words: 1927

โณ Length 10 min

๐Ÿ“ฎ phrases

A photograph of a group of happy millennials having a lot of fun on their getaway road trip. Used to highlight the use of the getaway phrasal verb.

Get Phrasal Verbs Much More Than A List Of Prepositions Ep 282

Why, oh why, do English speakers make simple vocabulary so much more difficult to learn than it needs to be? At some point someone decided that taking some prepositions and verbs, that mean one thing on their own would be a good idea to mean something different when you put them together in a short phrase. Lets talk about get phrasal verbs.


December 02, 2019

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