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The James Rice Show

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Humorous, entertaining and thought-provoking, James Rice guides you through his experiences of teaching English abroad and in North America.

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What famous movie quotes have become idioms? James examines famous lines from movies that are now part of our culture. You can hear them on tv shows, songs and even other movies! Let James know of some famous movie... more

What is teaching in China like? James interviews Colin Goodchild from China about all the different opportunities for teachers. They discuss the challenges, the different types of schools and what you should expect in terms of wages,... more

Max Bolotov is an immersive industry executive producer working with brands like Disney, Coca-Cola and Goodyear to bring their vision into VR headshots. James and Max discuss the realities of bringing Virtual Reality into the classroom and... more

What does the expression "let the cat of the bag mean" and where did it come from? Listen to learn the history behind this expression in James' "Did You Know" segment. Follow James on www.facebook.com/jamesriceshow and Don't forget... more

James discusses idioms that use the word "shy". Plus James reveals the Christmas song that he hates the most! Follow James on www.facebook.com/jamesriceshow and Don't forget to check out our website... more

"After living in Toronto for 8 years, surrounded by millions of people I still felt lonely and isolated" - Jan Keck. James interviews the amazing Jan Keck from www.jankeck.com http://www.jankeck.com about how he overcame shyness and... more

How can teachers use Augmented Reality or Virtual Reality apps in the ESL classroom? James discusses some top apps for ESL teachers to try. Follow James on www.facebook.com/jamesriceshow and Don't forget to check out our... more

Why is English so crazy? It's because of its history. James shares a brief look into the history of English. Follow James on www.facebook.com/jamesriceshow and Don't forget to check out our website www.TheJamesRiceShow.com: where you... more

James discusses some common idioms you will hear when travelling or when reading a travel guidebook. Idioms like "must-see" or "off the beaten path" are discussed in this podcast. Follow James on www.facebook.com/jamesriceshow... more

James interviews David Ganley about his project-based language school in Ireland and the UK. Plus what is the 2018 Word of the Year and which words were the runners-up including some new words you may not be familiar with.... more