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Learning Through Headlines: 10 Types of Relationships You Should Avoid at All Costs

31 Mar , 2017  

March 29, 2017: Today we’re talking about the phrase “at all costs”, meaning something that must be done (or avoided) regardless of the cost or effort needed. 10 Types of Relationships You Should Avoid at All Costs

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Learning Through Headlines: United Airlines bars teenage girls in leggings from boarding flight

27 Mar , 2017  

March 27, 2017: We don’t often talk about fashion on Learning Through Headlines, but since this story is blowing up all over social media, we couldn’t let this opportunity get away! http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/world/united-airlines-bars-teenage-girls-in-leggings-from-boarding-flight/article34431245/

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Learning Through Headlines: Controversial “Fixer Upper” Barndominium Rental In Hot Water Again (Part 2)

24 Mar , 2017  

March 24, 2017: In Part Two of our first-ever two parter, we’ve managed to squeeze in two separate vocabulary points. Find out how out use the phrase “in hot water”, as well as the meaning of this strange word “barndominium.” https://www.yahoo.com/style/controversial-fixer-upper-barndominium-rental-170644886.html

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Learning Through Headlines: Controversial “Fixer Upper” Barndominium Rental In Hot Water Again (Part 1)

22 Mar , 2017  

March 22, 2017: In Part One of our first-ever two part Learning Through Headlines, we’ll talk about the phrase “Fixer Upper,” a great expression if you’ve ever thought about getting involved with Real Estate. https://www.yahoo.com/style/controversial-fixer-upper-barndominium-rental-170644886.html

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Learning Through Headlines: Comey ‘can put an end to this wild goose chase’ on Monday

20 Mar , 2017  

March 20, 2017: Today we’re looking at why the FBI director James Comey would be chasing birds, wild geese to be exact. If you’ve never heard this phrase before, then be sure to check out today’s LTH! Comey ‘can put an end to this wild goose chase’ on Monday: Senior House intel Democrat

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Learning Through Headlines: Is the White House Serious About Cracking Down on Weed?

17 Mar , 2017  

March 17, 2017: Sorry guys, today’s lesson isn’t really about weed. Rather, we’re talking about the phrasal verb “crack down”. https://www.yahoo.com/news/white-house-serious-cracking-down-104002634.html

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Learning Through Headlines: Joe Biden has a favourite Barack Obama bromance meme

15 Mar , 2017  

March 15, 2017: Today is all about brotherly love. We’re talking brothers, bros, and most important of all: the bromance. Why not grab your best bro and listen together! https://www.yahoo.com/news/joe-biden-favourite-barack-obama-132800351.html

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Learning Through Headlines: Kids Crash Father’s Live Interview On The BBC 

13 Mar , 2017  

March 13, 2017: “Crash” is a word with so many different meanings in English. Find out why so many people are using it in headlines about this viral BBC interview in today’s Learning Through Headlines! http://www.npr.org/2017/03/10/519703355/kids-crash-fathers-live-interview-on-the-bbc

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Learning Through Headlines: Mom Busted In Alleged Attack On Woman

10 Mar , 2017  

March 10, 2017: Getting busted is never fun. Find out why in today’s Learning Through Headlines! https://www.yahoo.com/news/mom-busted-alleged-attack-woman-151500959.html

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Learning Through Headlines: Score an Apple Mac Mini desktop computer for just $400 on Best Buy

8 Mar , 2017  

March 8, 2017: To “score” means to get something that’s not easy to get. Maybe something that everyone wants, but not everybody can have. Find out more in today’s Learning Through Headlines! (And if you happen to get a cheap Mac, that would be a good score!) https://www.yahoo.com/tech/short-time-100-off-apple-171945050.html

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Learning Through Headlines: The Best Healthy-ish Energy Drinks to Give You a Boost

6 Mar , 2017  

March 6, 2017: “-ish” could very well be the most useful suffix in all the English Language. Serious-ish! If it’s not in your vocabulary already, you need to add it today! https://www.yahoo.com/style/best-healthy-ish-energy-drinks-160000677.html

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Learning Through Headlines: Movie Theater Pranks ‘Moonlight’ Audience By Playing ‘La La Land’ Instead

3 Mar , 2017  

March 3, 2017: What’s the difference between a “joke” and a “prank?” Can “prank” be both a verb and a noun? Do the people who work at the movie theater have a sense of humor, or are they just jerks? Find out this and more in today’s Learning Through Headlines! http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/la-la-land-moonlight-prank-london-movie-theater_us_58b83cbfe4b01fc1bde67129?

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Learning Through Headlines: And the Winner Isn’t: Warren Beatty’s Oscars Flub, Plus More Memorable Awards Mishaps in TV History

1 Mar , 2017  

March 1, 2017: Today we’ve got two different words that can both mean “mistake”, “flub” and “mishap”. After listening to the lesson, be sure to head over to our Facebook LTH Study Group and practice using the words with your fellow students! https://www.yahoo.com/news/winner-isn-t-warren-beatty-184323010.html