Category: education

Arsenio’s ESL Podcast | Season 5 Episode 87 |Reading | Crying with Laughter: How We Learned to Speak Emoji

Welcome to a long read with IELTS style questions for you students around the world. In this reading (audio is in podcast), you’re going to read the article about a trend in human communication. Choose the correct headings (i-viii) for each paragraph (A-F). There…

Arsenio’s ESL Podcast | Season 5 Episode 86 | Study Skills | Reflective Learning

Your performance as a student/learner (because we all are) is LIKELY to develop the habit of putting time aside to reflect on how you learn. You will find that you study more effectively if you consider, for example: changes in your motivational levels changes…

Arsenio’s ESL Podcast | Season 5 Episode 85 | Vocabulary for Reading | Getting Meaning Across

Welcome back to another episode before reading. In this one, we’re going to talk about some very interesting vocabulary, and of course, my wonderful stories behind them. If you don’t approve the way one of your friends behaves, you need to drop a very…

Rich Dad Poor Dad | S5 – E30 | Lesson V | There Are Five Reasons for Using Examples

There are five reasons for using examples: To inspire people to learn more. To let people know it is easy if the foundation is strong. To show that anyone can achieve great wealth. To show that there are millions of ways to achieve your…

Arsenio’s ESL Podcast | Season 5 Episode 84 | Reading | Rust Belt Dystopia

The Rust Belt Dystopia! Man, Detroit used to be a BOOMING TOWN when the industries were there. After a massive overhaul, FORD had picked up and bailed overseas, leaving Detroit in complete shambles, ruins, and has never recovered since. Although Detroit is making strides…

Premium ESL Podcast Debuting Soon | Business English!

This is another MASSIVELY monumental moment for me. For the first time since the ESL podcast’s inception, I will be creating a premium ESL podcast on a new Canadian Startup site called mocha.fm. I’m unbelievably excited about this because I was reached out to…

Arsenio’s ESL Podcast | Season 5 Episode 83 | Study Skills | Overcoming Nerves

Feeling nervous before giving a talk is a natural part of the process.  To ensure the nervous excitement you feel has a positive impact on your performance, do the following. (In the podcast) Prepare carefully — be confident about what you are going to…

Arsenio’s ESL Podcast | Season 5 Episode 82 | Discussion Point | Suburbs vs. Cities & Regeneration

Medellin, a city that was destroyed by cartels in the 90’s, has been revitalized and regenerated in a number of different ways: community projects, paradigm shift, and alleviating poverty. There is also a quote “it is the people who live in our community, not…

TOEFL iTP | 1 on 1 Coaching | Listening Part C | Crater Lake

Here’s another follow–up from yesterday’s podcast! If you guys are interested in yesterday’s, make sure you tune into the previous podcast! 1. A. On a bus    B. At crater lake national park    C. In a hotel    D. In Portland, Oregon 2….

Arsenio’s ESL Pronunciation Course: Introduction to Phase III!

Grateful! The third course will be launched within a week, and for all my YouTube family, if you’re interested in 2 hours of exclusive content and a follow-up of the previous two courses, let’s get into it! When I launch the course (or when…