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Episode 23: Cheers to Drinking Vocabulary

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Episode 23: Cheers to Drinking Vocabulary

So, I want you imagine that you are traveling in an English speaking country, and you go to the bar, and you're ready to order a drink, and you're like, "Shoot, I don't know vocabulary for any of the drinks on this menu!" Or maybe you don't have a menu! That's the worst case scenario. So, today, we are reviewing the vocabulary for some of our favorite alcoholic beverages. Now, we know that some people don't drink, but a lot of you do. So, tune in, and remember that if you get lost along the way, the vocabulary guide and transcript are on our website to help you out.

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Episode 14: Love is in the Air

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Episode 14: Love is in the Air

Love is in the air… and the parks… and the metro. This week, we’re chatting about romantic topics like weddings and dating! Paige and Mariah tell you about wedding customs in the United States and we share our thoughts on PDA in Chile. What’s PDA, you ask? Press play, and we’ll tell you!

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Episode 12: Sports, Here and Abroad

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Episode 12: Sports, Here and Abroad

Did you know Chile's National Sport is....Rodeo. We discuss which sports are popular here and back home in the U.S. Remember if you get lost you can always refer back to the transcript and vocabulary guide.

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Episode 10: El Dieciocho

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Episode 10: El Dieciocho

In honor of Chile's upcoming El Dieciocho - we discuss this important holiday and how it compares to some of our holidays back home. Remember if you get lost you can always refer back to the transcript and vocabulary guide.

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Episode 9: FOOD, We All Love It!

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Episode 9: FOOD, We All Love It!

We discuss the foods we love and maybe don't love so much here in Chile and how they compare back home, with returning special gringo guests from Australia and the U.K. Remember if you get lost you can always refer back to the transcript and vocabulary guide.

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Episode 7: WhatsApp, Enough Said

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Episode 7: WhatsApp, Enough Said

Here in Chile What's App is the preferred mode of communication, for business, something that's surprising for those coming from the U.S. Remember if you get lost you can always refer back to the transcript and vocabulary guide.

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Episode 5: Traveling Scares

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Episode 5: Traveling Scares

Sometimes traveling isn’t all fun. Learn how to tell a story by hearing about a couple of travel hiccups. Remember if you get lost you can always refer back to the transcript and vocabulary guide.

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Episode 3: Chatting at a Bar

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Episode 3: Chatting at a Bar

This week on Coffee with Gringos, we head to the bar and have a really typical conversation! We discuss what we’ve been up to lately, a disastrous morning metro commute, and the World Cup. See how much you can understand of our conversation, and if you get lost, use the transcript to follow along.

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Episode 2: Casual Introductions

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Episode 2: Casual Introductions

On this episode of “Coffee with Gringos”, listen in as we reminisce on our first meeting. We’ll be using typical typical vocabulary and phrases for first introductions. When you get lost, refer to the transcript below. If you’e unsure what a word or phrase means, check out the Key Vocabulary, Phrases and Slang section below the transcript. Happy Listening!

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