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The English We Speak

BBC Radio

Education, Language Courses

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Education 28
Language Courses 14

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

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Down the pan

December 1st, 2015

Episode 486 of 537 episodes

When things are not going as planned, we can say they've gone ‘down the pan’, but which pan is it?

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