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Great lesson! I got 10/10. Thanks.

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    Mehrlino, I’m Brazilian too as you can see. Please can you explain to abou the (nose for value and paying through the nose?)
    I got 10 of 10 but I couldn’t understand it very well.

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      Hi, Ronchi.
      As I understood it, nose for value means “faro para bons negócios”.
      And pay through the nose means “pagar os olhos da cara”.

      Again, it would be nice to have a Brazilian teacher around here…

      Profile photo of Evaldo Mendes Evaldo Mendes

        That was I got too, but thanks for your help. Yeah would be awesome hava a Brazilian one!

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        “Pagar os olhos da cara” is the best translation for “Pay through the nose” expression… gj!

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      You do magic James; the ease with wich you explained these face expressions was astonishing.

      Your good sense of humor is the ingredient that always gives that special flavor to your videos.

      Thanks.

      Profile photo of Regino Regino

      Hi!! I think “pay through the nose” when pay more than it´s worth…

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a very good lesson. I got 10/10 :-)
Thank you

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cool. i’ve a lot on my mind to say to you :D.so precious lesson . thank you :)

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    HI Fatima! I read your “About me” I thought that you have interest like me. I also like to make friend from faraway countries and their cultures.I I would be very glad to learn some about Egypt. I return you can find out some about Poland :) If you are interested, contact me via skype My nick is kubalio ;)

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      no she can not please stay away from her

      Profile photo of Mohamed Gohar Mohamed Gohar

It is the first time I ´ve got 10/10 :) Thank you very much for this lesson..

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Great lesson and quiz, but now I would like to drink tequila! :D

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Face it or leave it:
‘ Don’t waste your time, always in life. It’s worth, the wait. It’s never too late. ‘
…but… nanananananana, nananananana… don’t get lippy with me. : P

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Thanks James

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Fantastic!!Thank you James!!☆
I have been making lots of headway on learning English.

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    Dear, Misakoko. I’m not sure if this form “lots of headway” is okay. I understand that the expression demands a singular form. Don´t take me bad, just trying to help. Best wishes!

    Profile photo of w4gnersilv4 w4gnersilv4

    I like the sentence you use. Ya! me too having a lots of headway on this tutorials.

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yay I got 10 out of 10.Thanks

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That’s great! 10/10. Tks James

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Great lesson and quiz! Thanks a lot.

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Great lesson :)

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Great lesson .Thx James

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i made the headway with this quiz .i got 10/10 thanks. ur lessons are very good for me

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100, I have got 10 correct out of 10.
:D

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Nice lesson)))
Thank you))

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thank’s

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that’s so good but nose for value can’t understand it well :(

Profile photo of Shaza Moky Shaza Moky

    Dear, Shaza.
    Nose for value, means that you have a good sense for business, you are able to buy things in their fair prices.

    Profile photo of w4gnersilv4 w4gnersilv4

    if you have a nose for value, it means you know what is good and what is bad, what you should do and what you shouldn’t do :)

    Profile photo of Cinnamon Windy Cinnamon Windy

wow, I got 10/10.
Many thanks james.

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bingo… 10/10
thanks very much

Profile photo of Amar Amor Amar Amor

We are making a lot of headway or headways?

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I got 8 correct out of 10. Good for me :) Thank you for your interesting lesson, James and Mr. E. Helpful :)

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Hey James! I have a vocabulary question: is there any difference between the words “present” and “gift”? is there a special situation that we have to use one or another?
Thanks

Profile photo of Nelirene Nelirene

    Nerilene,
    Diferença em significado, nenhum. “Present” veio do Latim, “gift” do inglês antigo.

    No uso idiomático vc encontra um ou o outro sendo empregado distintamente em muitos casos.
    Por exemplo, “gift-giving” usa “gift” especificamente.
    Esses casos aprendemos aos poucos.

    Gift pode significar “dom”,”talento para se fazer algo”. Veja:

    a) He has a gift for languages. (Ele tem talento para línguas.)
    b) She had a gift for music. (Ela tinha um dom para música.)

    *Neste caso não se usa “present”.

    Profile photo of w4gnersilv4 w4gnersilv4

9/10. Mr.E…..uh…It’s on the tip of my tongue, I forgot what I wanted say.

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Thank James for this lesson… I repeat several times

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It is informative video. Sir, you always comes with good lecture and learn to us with happiness.

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Thank u james I’m making headway step by step with ur great lessons:-)

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great thank you , i got 10 out of 10

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I guess that i will make headway in learning English on Engvid without having to pay through the nose or listening to lippy teachers , and because i have a nose for value , i am sure about it , many words was on the tip of my tongue to describe how greatness of this site , but let’s face it , i learn new words and improve my English everyday , many thanks for all teachers and site admins :)

Profile photo of Anaselmasre88 Anaselmasre88

10/10 What I have to tell you is, you are ah………??! Well, you as a teacher ah… Well is on the tip of my tongue but now I don’t remember, anyway tomorrow I’ll say to you, my opinion, and you have to face it!

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Privet, James! Kak dela? Spasibo za urok! Lubl’u teb’ya brat! You’re the best and I still in love with you. Welcome to Russia!

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I have a questions
Is lippy like a persons who lye or a lyier?

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    lippy is someone who talk a lot which jump from one topic to another topic in short time. :D

    Profile photo of mfauzanazim mfauzanazim

Or is only a persons who talk a lot

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    i think “lippy” is the person who talks too much in a rude way .

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very nice lesson.well done James.

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i do not make headway in english with you i make headway with rebecca hh i just joke you ar a good teacher as well

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Assalam Alekum bro. It was really Super. I’m making headway with your lessons. What was your name Mr J it is in my tip of tongue… . Oh! James. Thank you James

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Thanks

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Great lesson!!! as expected from teacher James ^_^

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Thank you James,Good lesson. Now I just need to practice a lot.

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A very helpful lesson
thanks James you’re great :D

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Thank you so much.

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i cant understand the difference between (nose for value) and (paying through the nose)

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great lesson

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cool… i got 10 out of 10. this is my first time i took the quiz.. it is very nice. i feel really happy found this helpful website. really help me a lot.. thanks mr james and mr e :D

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Thank you got 50%.

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Hello, thx so much James about the lesson. It’s very useful but I have a question but it’s not quite relevant in this lesson. I wonder “Why did you do that?” and “Why would you do that?” is there any different meaning? Thx you so much I hope to hear from you soon! :D

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very helpful and super cool.

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thanks james

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James- You are Star!

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good lesson
thanks

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I haven’t seen you for a while, James, but I liked your lesson as always.

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All about this lesson was new for me, tks was very helpful

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I HAVE GOT 100% :) VERY HELPFUL

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James, very good Russian! And very interesting lesson as usual.

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Very interesting!learning expressions is very useful!

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THanks James, It was such a clear lesson.

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thank you! great lesson :)

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yeah! i did it ; i got 10/10 !!! thanx

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It was such an interesting lesson ..

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Hello! I am a beginner and i cant’ speak english very well, but i have a question, can anyone give me a website where I can watch some film’s with subtitles or without them. It’s my first day , so i hope that my english will be beter if I lissen to your lessons. Thanks!

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    they are planty at http://lingualeo.com/
    here you can find movies, news, music in English and all are free

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Thanks James

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Thanks jame

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Great lesson , Thanks :)

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Hi James! Thank you for this brilliant and funny lesson ;-)

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Hii James ,Really a very nice tutorial.

Could you upload a video for vocabulary related to Police…I mean When We go to police station what should we say in which manner…and some words that are often used in police station….

Sorry for any grammatical mistake
Thanks
Regards
DubeyIndia

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Hellow one more time.

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James as usual extremely hilarious! Welcome to Russia!

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Thank you!;) Russia is an amazing country, you’re welcome!

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I want to learn English from the beginning. Suitable method

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Thank you for this wonderful lesson. Your examples were very understandable

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I didn’t get it before you said it’s Russian;) and had to rewind.

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Short writing using these expressions !!(waiting corrections :) )

Actually, i am in a critical age which i believe that any decision made will shape my future. That’s why i should be aware to do well. So, i have a lot of my mind, many problems to face but iam slightly secure because i have noise for value and when i want something, i pay for the noise to get it.So, iam always making headway.

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i guess i fixed it this part ;)

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it’s a very helpful lesson. Ty James

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it’s cool. Thanks James

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It’s very useful .Thanks James

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Thank you so much Jame. Very interesting lesson.

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‘Lippy’ and ‘pay through the nose’ are new for me.It was an enjoyable lesson.Thanks a lot.

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Thank you!!

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i so loving it ! i Got 10/10 thanks much Sir James keep it up ! lovelots ! :*

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Im making a headway to improve my english speaking right now. God Bless you all ! mwaaah ! :*

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Hi, James, it’s a fairly useful lesson. Thanks a lot.

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Hi, James, it’s a fairly useful lesson. Thanks a lot.

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it was great.

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thanks . ur way is soo interesting

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Good lesson, thx

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I got 10/10 ☆
Thanks James♥

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100 thank james (y)

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Thank you.
:D

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Very nice….

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wow i got 10/10 .. well i’ve a lot in my mind n i dont wanna get lippy but i wanna say that u are an unique teacher i enjoy watching your lessons jams keep it up you help us a lot thanks :)

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Thanks a lot! 10/10…

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I only have two days since i discovered this web site and its actually usefull i lime so much your lesson its nose for value

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What a lesson! I definitely found out that I have a nose for value watching James on engvid. Was Mr. E the one who taught you to be an awesome teacher? Thank You!

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I am new member in the wet site. how do we can take a essay from here

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You’re the man!

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Very interesting lesson ! Thank you so much

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It was my first lesson with you guys but I like it so far I believe the these lessons make me go headway with my English proficiency !

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Does James reply to your questions?

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oh nice job lets face it together and try to make more headway and with Mr J , we dnt need to pay through nose so it is nose for value for us and we can be lippy with each other to learn more lol

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10/10 GREAT LESSON

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it is a great lesson
i got 9/10
thanks a lot Mr.james

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nice lesson i got 10/10 & very nice explanation

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Fantastic lesson Mr James I’ve got a 10/10 in quiz

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Thank you

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Thanks a lot James

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Thanks my best teacher :D … English is a massive challenge that we should face it .

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I ‘ve got 10

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So happy, I got 10…Jamies you are really funny. I like that you acted your head moving while you are walking. hahaha so funny.
I am hope I can make some headway to my English studies by watch your Video. Thank you James!

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i got it thanks James!

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great lesson :)you are so funny :)

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I love ur lessons
^^

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I got 10/10

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thank you very much for the lesson!

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great lesson
i got 10 correct out of 10

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Nice way of training, thank you James

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9/10! Thank you James! You’ra cool!

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James,your awesome thank you so much,but how about
FACE VALUE Id really apreciate your answer.

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Awesome lesson, thanks james!!

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I got perfect score. Thank you James…

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Got 100/100
Nice quiz

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Hello James, first I would like to thank you this lesson. I just looked around on “our class” and it is very good to realize that we are here from all over the world (as a big International class) to learn what you teach…I we are doing it consistently. It is so cool James do not you think so?!HELLO EVERYBODY IN THE CLASS:)

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Thanks Mr. James I learned a lot on this lesson and the other previous videos. Yes you were right we paid nothing but we learned a lot. Thanks for this free English lessons it helped us a lot in life. God bless you for your kindness.

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Another great lesson for learning english….with a very smart teacher ;-) Thx James

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Never seen anyone having that much fun while teaching :) I love you James :D

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10 out of 10 ! you are an Amazing Teacher! Thanks!!

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very good lesson. Thank you.

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Nice lesson!!!…………

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I got 9 to 10.. . but not happy with this.. .
anyway thanks for this lesson.. .

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really really a headway with English ,,thanks a lot james

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TANKHS jAMES

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I invented that James is nothing but a living thing
Am Iright James…..

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    I invented that James is nothing but a living thing
    Am I right James….

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James if you want to practice your Russian you better come to Ukraine, ladies are more beautiful here))
Thank you for such a fun lesson, you are the one who is fabulous!

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Thanks

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I understood this lesson very well and I hope if I’m making headway on my English language. To my mind your the only one who can teach the best!! Thank you very much for recording such a video!!!!Well done👍👍👏👏

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10/10 ! You are magic teacher. Thank you.

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8out of 10 yhanks

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I paid through the nose for a book last night. I could get it from another place with a lower price :'(

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I got 10 .
Thanks for the great lesson

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Good lesson. Thank you very much!

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amazing lesson thanks A lot

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thank you got 90

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You got 10 correct out of 10.
:D

thank you.

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Hi James, I have been learning english for two years. But your Videos are absolutely fabelous. You are a handsome man with a lot of Humor. I deeply appreciate it. Many Thanks!!!

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I’m making headway in English. Why should I be paying through the nose to learn English, when there is EngVid as nose for value. Thanks James for the lesson, and I got 10 out of 10.

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