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


To keep the wolf from the door

August 11th, 2015

Episode 470 of 531 episodes

Who's that knocking at the door? Someone's here to tell you you're in financial trouble