This is the transcript for Daily Rituals part 4 – Better at English episode 39 of the Real English Conversations series. Vocabulary and usage notes plus the full transcript of the audio podcast.
There are many ways you can use the Better at English conversation transcripts to get more benefit from your listening practice.
Use the transcript when you listen to the podcast so you can check your understanding when you listen.
You can look up words and phrases that you don’t know.
If you use the shadowing technique for speaking practice, it’s often easiest to start by looking at the text as you try to shadow the speakers..
If you find vocabulary or phrases that are useful to you and that you want to add to your active, productive vocabulary, make sure to put them into some kind of study system (Anki, Quizlet, Memrise, etc.). It takes many repetitions of new language before you learn it well enough to use it productively.