Slap-bang – The English We Speak

‘Slap’ and ‘bang’ are two examples of onomatopoeia – words that sound like the word they are describing. Rob is going to stick the words together to create an authentic English phrase which Feifei is going to use to describe where she’s going for a drink tonight!

To download the audio and a transcript, go to our website at: https://www.bbc.co.uk/learningenglish/english/features/the-english-we-speak/ep-210201

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