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


English up to date 'Early Doors'

November 22nd, 2010

Episode 23 of 545 episodes

In this week's episode, John Ayto explores the origin, meaning and use of the expression 'early doors'.

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