167 – 5-Minute English: Bad Driving

To hit rock bottom is a common expression in American English, and today’s lesson you’ll learn exactly how to use it. In addition to learning how to use this idiom, you’ll hear a joke, we’ll hear comments from the audience, and we’ll go through a pronunciation exercise!

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

152 – The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

Sleepy Hollow is a quaint village nestled in the Hudson Valley, in New York. There, many many years ago a peculiar schoolteacher named Ichabod Crane becomes part of the spooky legend of the Headless Horseman.

Today you’ll hear “the Legend of Sleepy Hollow” and learn about the heart-pounding events that took place on one fateful Halloween night.