What Is A Low Hanging Fruit Ep 263
09.26.2019 - By Learn English Through Listening
The expression “low-hanging fruit” is used to describe achieving a result with little effort. This English phrase is something you might hear in a business meeting and was once a favorite vernacular of management consultants. An entrepreneur might use the idiom when talking about a new business opportunity in business-related English conversation. This Articles Group: https://adeptenglish.com/idioms-with-sentences/ Last Article In Group: https://adeptenglish.com/2019/08/08/english-idiom/ THIS WEEKS LINK: https://adeptenglish.com/2019/09/26/low-hanging-fruit/ Low Hanging Fruit I guess the original idea came from observing how easy it was to harvest the fruit hanging low on a tree vs. the difficulty of getting the fruit at the very top of a tree. Using this as an analogy; A business person might explain how a business is great because the idea delivers great benefits at little cost or effort. To bring the idiom alive you really need to hear it being used naturally by a native English speaker. So today we will use the Adept English learning approach to practice speaking English fluently and learn some new phrases and business “speak” jargon. Some of you might think "boring" and stop reading/listening. I can hear you saying “I will never be in a business meeting” or “I don’t care about idioms”. We understand, and before you go, we would ask that you think about the lesson this way. You might never use low hanging fruit in your English conversations, but the rest of the audio English lesson which comprises some 1,228 words; 76 sentences; 12 paragraphs of English language. Is full of everyday English language, vocabulary and grammar that will be useful to you regardless of your interest in business parlance. If you need to understand more about our teaching technique, then listen to this podcast https://adeptenglish.com/2018/05/14/speaking-english-podcast/ which explains how to get the best out of our podcasts. Or sign up for our FREE 7 rules of Adept English video course here http://7rules.adeptenglish.com/ We provide over 250+ FREE English language conversation and video lessons to help you learn the English language. If you do not like this one then you can visit this page https://adeptenglish.com/about-us/podcasts/ to choose from 100's of English lessons with lots of different topics . So why not learn English the easy and FREE way? We try to make ourselves as accessible to everyone who wants to learn to speak English fluently. You can find us on these popular social media sites: ✭ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/adeptenglish/ ✭ Twitter: https://twitter.com/AdeptEnglish ✭ YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/AdeptEnglish We are also on these popular streaming services: ✪ Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/7ixeOS7ezPTZSaISIx2TTw ✪ iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/learn-english-through-listening/id1134891957 ✪ Tunein: https://tunein.com/podcasts/Educational/Learn-English-Through-Listening-p888646/ ✪ <a href="https://www.stitcher.