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Enhance your English systematically with ONE-WORD-A-DAY (OWAD) 

Monday to Friday you'll learn an important word or idiom selected from the international press. Test yourself with an amusing mini-quiz, compare your score with other readers, and read interesting background information.

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gardening leave

1 day ago

the winter period when professional gardeners have little work

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the allowing of parts of a garden to return to their natural state

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Mexican wave

3 days ago

the stream of illegal immigrants crossing the Mexican border into the U.S.

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a hand-gesture signalling “leave me alone“

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point man

2 days ago

the person who takes the blame if something goes wrong

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the person providing key technical support in a project

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  • "One-Word-A-Day ist für mich ein höchst empfehlenswertes Training, das nicht nur Spaß macht, sondern wirklich etwas bringt." - Sven T.

  • "Kürzlich habe ich One-Word-A-Day meiner Kollegin empfohlen. Jetzt erraten wir das englische Wort jeden Tag gemeinsam." - Petra K.

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  • "Das Englisch, das ich in der Schule gelernt habe, hat leider wenig mit dem Business Englisch zu tun, das jetzt von mir verlangt wird. Deswegen bin ich sehr froh, den OWAD Business English Trainer entdeckt zu haben." - Angelika O.

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