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How to improve your English in 2020

How to improve your English in 2020

https://youtu.be/tIEHWldbA94 Short on time? Check out this short video So, it's officially a new year and that means you've probably set some new year resolutions. If you follow me and my work, then one of those resolutions is probably (or definitely) to improve your...

Irish or British? We need to talk about Northern Ireland…

Irish or British? We need to talk about Northern Ireland…

In this week's episode I'll be talking about the controversial topic of nationality in relation to Northern Ireland. As someone from Belfast, this is something that I get asked about A LOT so I thought I'd use this episode as a way to help explain the situation. It's...

“Take me to Church” The Story Behind the Song

“Take me to Church” The Story Behind the Song

I can't believe this is the 10th episode of the Clover English podcast! Today I'll be speaking about the story behind Irish musician Hozier's hit single "Take me to Church" which was released back in 2013. Hozier has gone from a struggling musician recording songs...

The Irish Language Part 2 | Clover English Podcast

The Irish Language Part 2 | Clover English Podcast

Welcome back to part 2 of The Irish Language! In this episode, I'll be picking up where I left off in Part One. We'll look at the Irish language's development in the 20th century and how it's used today in both the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland. Don't...

Halloween Special: Dracula’s Irish Roots

Halloween Special: Dracula’s Irish Roots

Happy Halloween! Today's episode is a Halloween special about the Irish roots of the world's most famous vampire novel: Dracula. We'll be learning about how events in Ireland and Irish folklore helped inspire this great work of Gothic fiction. Make sure to download...

English Vocabulary for Health

English Vocabulary for Health

It's coming up to cold and flu season which means more and more of you will need vocabulary for speaking about health & illness. In this post, we'll see a collection of people speaking about certain health problems and we'll analyse the language that's being used....

The Irish Language Part 1

The Irish Language Part 1

In today's episode I'll be speaking about the Irish language! I've recently started learning and as the language has such a rich and interesting story I thought I'd do a two part episode covering it. Don't forget to download the PDF guide! These are free for a limited...

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