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When you are in an English-speaking country, you will have to go to a store. You will have to shop. Maybe you LIKE to shop! But people at shops and stores are very busy. They speak very quickly. They speak so quickly that it can be really hard to understand what they are saying. In this practical English lesson, I will teach you some of the common expressions and phrases you will hear when you are shopping. Most importantly, you will learn how these phrases are actually said by native speakers, so that you will understand when you hear them. 

Hello. Do you need help with your listening skills in English? I think you may do. Today, I`m going to teach you how to improve your listening skills. But it`s going to be fun because you`re going to do it when you go shopping. Who likes shopping? Good. Okay. Shopping. Wow, I`m so excited. So you`re going to go shopping. You`re going to improve your listening skills, and -- three in one today. It`s on sale -- you`re going to learn how to understand all those native speakers. So crazy. Don`t understand. So if you go shopping or you actually buy something, you have to go to a cashier. Or if you`re going shopping for food, you`re going to go to the checkout. Now, in my city of Toronto, our lovely government has put a five-cent tax on a simple plastic bag.

So if I want a bag, I now have to pay five cents. Now, you might be thinking to yourself, "Ronnie. Five cents?" And I say, "Yes. Five cents. One nickel. There`s a beaver on it. I`m not going to give the government five cents. It`s my five cents. I will put things in my pocket and carry it in my shirt before I give someone five cents." Yes. Yes. I am that cheap. So when you go shopping, especially at a grocery store in Toronto, they`re going to ask you this question. They`re going to say, "Doya wanna bag?" "What? Yes. Yes. Sure. I don`t know. Okay." "Jim bag?" "Jim bag? I`m not Jim. What? Hang on. What?" You have no idea what this person said to you, and they`re standing there like -- what`s happening? So I know, probably, automatically, you would say, "Yes." Five cents right out of your pocket -- gone. Maybe you need five bags. That, ladies and gentlemen, is 25 cents. You get more of those, that`s one dollar.

That`s a lot of money for Ronnie. So what they really are saying to you -- but they speak so quickly, and they are native speakers -- is "Do you want a bag"? Or, "Do you need a bag?" But, of course, they don`t say, "Do you need a bag? Do you want a bag?" They`re going to say this, "Doya wanna bag?" "Doya wanna bag?" Your turn. "Doya wanna bag?" You say, "No. I brought my own bag, thank you." Or they might use the verb "need". It`s the same idea, except instead of saying "wanna", they`re going to say "needa". So they`re going to say, "Doya needa bag?" "Doya needa bag?" "Do you need a bag?" No. They say, "Doya needa bag?" You try.

"Doya needa bag?" So first step is done. Now, at this point, if I were you, I would just want to get out of the store with my beautiful cupcakes and eat them. But no. They`re going to ask you more questions that you don`t know the answer to and hope that you can just buy things on the Internet. They`re going to ask you -- because they`re very nosy -- "Do you have airmiles?" "Do you have an Optimum card?" "Do you have a points cards?" "Do you have a Sobeys card?" "Do you have a Target card?" "Do you have a Sears card?" "What? What? What?" So, "do you" -- that you can either say "doya", or really, really fast, "juya". So it`s going to sound like this, "juya".

So they might say to you, "Juya have airmiles?" "Juya hav. Juya hav." So we actually take out the H. You say, "jav". "Jav airmiles?" Airmiles is a points card -- it has an airplane on it -- that if you buy enough products at one store or various stores, you can, by some stroke of imagination and luck -- fly on an airplane for free. I don`t have enough points to do this because I always forget my stupid card. And they say, "Jav airmiles"? And I say, "Yes." So they`re waiting for me to -- I`m like, "I don`t have it here. I do have one, though." So pretty frustrating for me.  An "Optimum card" -- there`s a really big, huge, supermarket that`s actually a drugstore in Ontario called "Shoppers Drug Mart". It has everything. I understand in most countries a drugstore only has drugs. Our Shoppers Drug Mart has everything: cosmetics, food, snacks, cleaning supplies, toilet paper -- everything you want right there, except for drugs.

 Course Description:

All English classes by Ronnie. Ronnie teaches English in a fun and easy way. This is all real English that you can start using today!

These lectures series containing bellow Contents:

  • 15 Fishy Expressions In English, 6 Confusing Words: Fun & Funny, Famous & Popular, Surprise & Shock, 9 Homophones - Commonly Confused Words In English, A, AN, THE - Articles In English
  • Basic English Grammar "Was" And "Were", Do, Does, Did, Don`t, Doesn`t, Didn`t, Have, Has, Had, Noun, Verb, Adjective, Adverb, TO BE Verb, TOO MUCH, TOO MANY, A LOT OF, Pronouns - SHE, HER, HE, HIS, Basic English Pronunciation - Simple Vowel Sounds, Basic MATH Vocabulary In English
  • British & American English: Cars & Driving Vocabulary, Food Vocabulary, BURNED Or BURNT? Irregular Verbs In American & British English, Common Mistakes In English - Choose & Choice, Conditionals - Zero & First Conditionals (English Grammar), Confused Words - LIVE & LIVE
  • Conversation Skills - Giving Your Opinion, How To Avoid A Conversation!, How To Keep A Conversation Going, Learn New Words And Keep A Conversation Going!, Speak With Confidence, Hesitation Devices - Uh... Um..., DON`T BE SHY!, DO & MAKE - How To Talk About Housework In English, EMERGENCY Vocabulary In English
  • English Grammar - Adjectives & Adverbs, Easy Introduction To Passive, Gerund Or Infinitive? (`I Like Swimming` Or `I Like To Swim`?), Stative Verbs, Superlative Adjectives - Biggest, Best, Most Beautiful, Etc., Tag Questions
  • English Pronunciation - 4 Common Mistakes, ABCDEFG - How To Say Letters!, CAN & CAN`T, E & I, How To Pronounce Numbers, J & Y, P & B, R & L, S & SH, English Pronunciation - Th & S, Words Ending With ION
  • English Slang - FREAK, ext Messaging: LOL WTF BRB And More!, English Speaking - Mistakes & Regrets ("I Should Have Studied" Etc.), English Vocabulary - Appointments & Reservations, Bad Eyesight: Glasses, Contacts, Optometrist, Eye Doctor..., Birth & Growing Up, Death And Dying, Getting Dressed, How T Use PLAY, GO, DO For Sports, In The Bedroom..., Listen & Hear - What`s The Difference?, Look / See / Watch, LOST, Marriage And Divorce, The Difference Between "Want" & "Need", The Face And Hair
  • English Vocabulary For The Ladies - Talking About Your Period, Future Tense - WILL & GOING TO, GETTING HIGH With Ronnie!, How Not To Swear!, How Slang Is "Made" In English - Bad-Ass, Wicked, Deadly, Sick, How To Change A Verb Into A Noun!, How To Improve Your Listening In English, How To Learn Grammar – Any Grammar!!!, How To Pronounce `H` In English -- Not `A` Or `R`!, How To Pronounce Irregular Verbs In English - CAUGHT, BOUGHT, THOUGHT..., How To Pronounce P And F In English, How To Pronounce Words That End With NG (English Pronunciation), How To Remember Vocabulary, How To Send A Letter In English, How To Talk About Prices In English - Basic Vocabulary, How To Talk About Your Friends In English, How To Understand Native Speakers` Questions In English, How To Write A Basic Paragraph
  • Improve Your Conversation Skills With WH Questions, Internet Safety, Job Interview Skills - Dos And DON`Ts, Questions And Answers
  • 5 Common Mistakes When Talking About Food, How To Make The `PH` Sound, TO & FOR, Vocabulary In The BATHROOM :), Learn English Vocabulary: Beauty And Makeup, Basic Kitchen Vocabulary, Does The C Sound Like S Or K?, FOOTBALL Vocabulary, Learn Grammar: Negative Questions In English, Learn Real English - How To Pay With DEBIT Or CREDIT CARDS, SHOPPING, Money Slang In English $$$, OLD SCHOOL Vocabulary...Too Formal!, Past Simple And Past Perfect - Tenses In English, Play All Share Save
  • Present Perfect Or Past Perfect?, Pronunciation - How To Make The `R` Sound In English, N, KN, QU, V & W, Words Ending With X, T, CK, Words Starting With B (Bird, Beard, Bear, Bare...), Slang In English - Bodily Noises - FART, BURP, YAWN, HICCUP, QUEEF, CHILL - "Chill Out", "Let`s Chill"..., PISS, Speak Like A Canadian, Speaking English - Bad Habits, Classroom Vocabulary And Expressions, Going To The Dentist, How To Count Syllables, How To Order In A Restaurant, Talking About Accidents, Talking About Family, Talking About Your Age, How To Say CH & SH, How To Say P, F, B, V
  • Spelling & Pronunciation - Words With Silent Letters, Talk Like A Native Speaker - GONNA, HAVETA, WANNA, TALK, SPEAK, TELL - What`s The Difference?, Tenses In English - Future Or Present Continuous?, Thanksgiving - What Is It?, Transportation Vocabulary & Phrasal Verbs - GET ON, GET OUT OF, RIDE, GO, Vocabulary - Borrow, Lend, Rent, Use, Going To The Beach, Renting An Apartment, Tools & Hardware: Screw, Hammer, Wrench, Level..., Vowel Pronunciation - A & O, Vowel Pronunciation - U, What Is St. Patrick`s Day?, What The Hell Is Halloween?, When NOT To Use `To` In English - Grammar
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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 About English Language

English_language_62English is a West Germanic language that was first spoken in early medieval England and is now a global lingua franca. It is an official language of almost 60 sovereign states and the most commonly spoken language in sovereign states including the United Kingdom, the United States, Canada, Australia, Ireland, New Zealand and a number of Caribbean nations. It is the third-most-common native language in the world, after Mandarin and Spanish. It is widely learned as a second language and is an official language of the European Union and of the United Nations, as well as of many world organisations.

English arose in the Anglo-Saxon kingdoms of England and what is now southeast Scotland. Through the worldwide influence of England, Great Britain, and the United Kingdom from the 17th to mid-20th centuries under the British Empire, it has been widely propagated around the world. Through the spread of English literature, world media networks such as the BBC, the American film and television industry, and the Internet, English has become the leading language of international discourse and the lingua franca in many regions and in professional contexts such as science.

Historically, English originated from the fusion of closely related dialects, now collectively termed Old English, which were brought to the eastern coast of Great Britain by Germanic settlers (Anglo-Saxons) by the 5th century; the word English is simply the modern spelling of englisc, the name used by the Angles and Saxons for their language, after the Angles` ancestral region of Angeln (in what is now Schleswig-Holstein). The language was also influenced early on by the Old Norse language through Viking invasions in the 9th and 10th centuries.

The Norman conquest of England in the 11th century gave rise to heavy borrowings from Norman French: thus a layer of elaborate vocabulary, particularly in the field of governance, and some Romance-language spelling conventions were added to what had by then become Middle English. The Great Vowel Shift that began in the south of England in the 15th century is one of the events that mark the emergence of Modern English.

In addition to native words inherited from Anglo-Saxon, and those borrowed from Old Norse and Norman French, a significant number of English words came into the language from Latin, because Latin was the lingua franca of the Christian Church and of European intellectual life for the first millennium of the development of English.

Owing to the assimilation of words from many other languages throughout history, modern English contains a very large vocabulary, with complex and irregular spelling, particularly of vowels. Modern English has not only assimilated words from other European languages, but from all over the world. The Oxford English Dictionary lists more than 250,000 distinct words, not including many technical, scientific, and slang terms

 
 
 
 
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