The English We Speak

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Every week, we look at a different everyday English phrase or piece of slang in this fun three-minute programme. From BBC World Service


A close shave

May 19th, 2015

Episode 457 of 532 episodes

What's a razor got to do with Rob's bike ride to work? Here's an expression for when you've had a narrow escape.

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