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Learning Through Headlines (20161230): Dumped By Text Message, Here’s What This Woman Did

30 Dec , 2016  

Today we’re talking about dumping and being dumped, so all you scorned lovers out there, this episode of Learning Through Headlines is for you! https://www.yahoo.com/style/dumped-text-message-heres-woman-170317845.html

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Learning Through Headlines (20161228): Obama vs Trump: Dispute Erupts Over Who Would Have Won

28 Dec , 2016  

Obama is sure that he could have beaten Trump. Trump is convinced he could have beaten Obama. Us at Real Deal English? We just know one thing: the word “erupt” is a great one! http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/wireStory/obama-trump-dispute-erupts-won-44405221?yptr=yahoo

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Learning Through Headlines (20161226): The rally on Wall St. is real and may have legs

26 Dec , 2016  

A wise man once said: “She’s got legs/She knows how to use them”. In the spirit of such sage advice, in today’s episode of LTH we’re taking a look at the phrase “has legs”. https://www.yahoo.com/finance/video/confirmation-rally-wall-st-real-161920413.html

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Learning Through Headlines (20161223): Gulfstream G600 Jet Passes First Flight with Flying Colors

24 Dec , 2016  

If you do really poorly on a test, you can say that you “failed it miserably”. What about if you do really well? Find out in today’s Learning Through Headlines! https://www.yahoo.com/finance/news/gulfstream-g600-jet-passes-first-230000785.html

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Learning Through Headlines (20161222): Why People Are Pissed About the New Apple MacBook Pros

22 Dec , 2016  

Okay, maybe it’s not the most polite phrase out there, but it sure it natural. Learn all about being “pissed” in today’s LTH! Why People Are Pissed About the New Apple MacBook Pros

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Learning Through Headlines (20161220): This app wants you to ditch the gym membership

20 Dec , 2016  

This isn’t the first time we’ve talked about the word “ditch”. Might not even be the last time either! If you haven’t already added this great little word to your vocabulary, what are you waiting for? https://www.yahoo.com/finance/news/app-wants-ditch-gym-membership-061642358.html

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Learning Through Headlines (20161214): Resurgent Japan military ‘can stand toe to toe with anybody’

14 Dec , 2016  

“To stand toe to toe” with someone has two different yet connected meanings. Find out what they are in today’s Learning Through Headlines! http://edition.cnn.com/2016/12/06/asia/japan-military-pearl-harbor-anniversary/index.html

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Learning Through Headlines (20161207): Amazon Go pioneers grocery shopping without checkout lines, cashier jobs

7 Dec , 2016  

In today’s LTH, we’ll talk about Amazon’s latest plans, as well as the meaning of the verb “to pioneer”. Don’t miss it! https://www.yahoo.com/news/amazon-go-pioneers-grocery-shopping-without-checkout-lines-cashier-jobs-200629864.html

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Learning Through Headlines (20161205): Market bears smell blood as China scrambles to plug capital outflows

5 Dec , 2016  

Today we’ve got a bloody good lesson on how to use the phrase “smell blood”. Just make sure to stay away from the sharks. http://www.stltoday.com/business/local/market-bears-smell-blood-as-china-scrambles-to-plug-capital/article_1f7c67c8-1aa4-5750-9a61-3f08904331b9.html

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Learning Through Headlines (20161202): Here’s why Cramer is blown away by Trump’s Cabinet picks for Treasury and Commerce

2 Dec , 2016  

Today we’re handing the stage over to NBC’s money man Jim Cramer, who’ll teach us a new phrase: “blown away”. http://www.cnbc.com/2016/11/30/heres-why-cramer-is-blown-away-by-trumps-cabinet-picks-for-treasury-and-commerce.html