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AMERICAN SLANG: DOPE, SAVAGE, HYPE

AMERICAN SLANG:  DOPE, SAVAGE, HYPE

Kenspeckle, Beau, Bedizened: Quick & Quirky Words

Kenspeckle, Beau, Bedizened: Quick & Quirky Words

Today’s words are KENSPECKLE, BEAU, and BEDIZENED. Writing of the metre of ancient Greek epic poetry, 19th century essayist Thomas De Quincey, most known for his first-hand account of addiction, Confessions of an English Opium-Eater, wrote “The Homeric metre..is certainly Read more…


Kenspeckle, Beau, Bedizened: Quick & Quirky Words

Kenspeckle, Beau, Bedizened: Quick & Quirky Words

Today’s words are KENSPECKLE, BEAU, and BEDIZENED. Writing of the metre of ancient Greek epic poetry, 19th century essayist Thomas De Quincey, most known for his first-hand account of addiction, Confessions of an English Opium-Eater, wrote “The Homeric metre..is certainly Read more…


Celebrating World Arabic Language Day: Arabic Slang in Israel!

Celebrating World Arabic Language Day: Arabic Slang in Israel!

Hi! So, these are the Arabic words I know that entered the Hebrew slang: Ahbal (stupid), Fashla (mess up), Nakhs (jinx). Shwaye Shwaye (take it easy), Ahla (great), Sababa (all right), Ya Shabab (you guys). Walla (actually), Fadiha (embarrassment), Fashla Read more…


Singaporeans Try: Old Singlish Slangs

Singaporeans Try: Old Singlish Slangs

I feel like I am going to shit myself. Today we’re going to get millennials to try guessing, old Singlish slangs. Hello! How good is your Singlish? I’m the best. Tok kong! (Very good) My tongue is so Asian that… Read more…


English Vocabulary – In the bedroom…

English Vocabulary – In the bedroom…

Hello. Welcome to my bedroom. It’s not my bedroom. It’s a whiteboard with words on it, but I’m going to teach you about bedroom — vocabulary that is. Stay tuned. Maybe I’ll teach you some other bedroom vocabulary if you Read more…


American Sex Slang: The SEX Alphabet with Ronnie

American Sex Slang: The SEX Alphabet with Ronnie

Hi, guys. This is Norman Luboff. Please do not watch this video, it has very bad words. Ronnie’s a very bad person. Did I mention this is Norman Luboff? Did you buy my album? It’s really good. Do some good Read more…


Cooking Vocabulary in English – chop, grill, saute, boil, slice…

Cooking Vocabulary in English – chop, grill, saute, boil, slice…

Hi again. Welcome back to www.engvid.com. I’m Adam. Today’s lesson is a very interesting one. It’s one of my favourites. Why? Because I love to eat. Actually, a long time ago, before I was a teacher, before I did any Read more…


Negative Prefixes in English: UN-, DIS-, NON-, A-, AB-, AN-, ANTI-

Negative Prefixes in English: UN-, DIS-, NON-, A-, AB-, AN-, ANTI-

Hello. I’m Gill from engVid, and today we have a lesson on a way of increasing your vocabulary by turning a positive word into a negative one just by adding a few letters at the front, which is called a Read more…


Learn Vocabulary: English words that come from other languages

Learn Vocabulary: English words that come from other languages

Dun, dun, dun, dun, dun, dun. Hi. James from engVid. We always do very serious lessons. Well, kind of serious lessons, in my case, but usually, you know, we stick with the grammar, the idioms, vocabulary, and whatnot, and every Read more…