Sunday, 8 February 2009

Podcast 20 {Quote~Fact~Fun} - 'Completely Pointless'

Listen to the Mega Minute Podcast, read the text, and try to understand as much as possible. Don't worry if you don't understand everything - just listening to real English is a FANTASTIC way to improve..!

Some ideas:

do a dictation: write down everything & check below
listen and repeat: speak until your English accent is perfect!
learn by heart: remember everything and impress your friends!

Podcast Script:
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Hello, and welcome to the...
Hotch Potch English ~ Mega Minute Podcast No.20!

Today's Quote

(from Bill Watterson)

" Weekends don't count unless you spend them doing something completely pointless."

Today's Amazing Facts

It is impossible to sneeze with your eyes open.

The worlds oldest piece of chewing gum is 9000 years old.

The longest recorded flight of a chicken is 13 seconds.

Today's Fun

Why isn't there a mouse-flavoured cat food?

Who tastes dog food to check it has a "new & improved" flavour?

And why didn't Noah swat those two mosquitoes?!

That's all for today!

Tell your friends. Read the words on the Blog at

And see you next time!

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Podcast 20 {Quote~Fact~Fun} ~ "Completely Pointless"
Created & written by Sab Will
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