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AE 836 – Expression: Take Someone’s Word For It

Learn Australian English in this episode of the Aussie English Podcast where I teach you how to use the expression TAKE SOMEONE’S WORD FOR IT like an Australian!

In today’s episode we:

  • Breakdown the meaning of the words in this expression,
  • Discover what the expression “take (someone’s) word for it” means,
  • Learn how to use the expression,
  • Listen to real dialogue examples of the expression in use,
  • Go through a pronunciation exercise, and

I read to you a lovely poem titled “Old Man Platypus” by Australian bush poet Banjo Paterson!

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