The English Sessions with Mike Butler

Mike will help you improve your English skills with his podcast The English Sessions. Are you a more advanced learner, or a native English speaker? Then you'll love Get the Word! Mike's podcast on etymology, the history and origin of words.

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Posts by The English Sessions with Mike Butler

Nostalgia Is the Most Morrissey Impulse

This is a special episode. The word we'll be picking apart today is 'nostalgia'. But this isn't your typical Get the Word! episode. It's an […]

Come Eat the Rich with Get the Word!

Hey everyone! Mike here about to tell everyone to go eat the rich. Now before you go on assuming that this podcast has totally just […]

Bon Voyage Mon Amour

Bonjour fellow word nerds. It’s Mike. I apologize already to any of my French listeners. Bonjour and Bon Voyage will be pretty much the only […]

Fate or Destiny?

Greetings nerds. It’s Mike, host of Get the Word! Don’t worry, I’m a nerd too so… I mean it as a term of endearment. I’ve […]

Homeopathic Not Home Remedy

Greetings friends. This is Get the Word! with Mike Butler. An etymology podcast for word nerds. I am your host, Mike Butler. Today we’re talking […]


Hi, everyone. It’s Mike. I’m going to talk today about the word gaslight. The term, as a verb, as an action, is no laughing matter, […]

Good Podcast, Gumshoe

It’s Mike. I was just gabbing recently about how I should probably start covering words and phrases that are trending right now in popular media. […]

Two Ships that Pass in the Night

Ahoy there all my nerdy friends. It’s Mike. Fancy spotting you here in the endless podcast sea. Today we’re talking about an idiom, or idiomatic […]

Feelin' Groovy with Get the Word!

Hi everyone, it’s Mike. Today we’re talking about a word that most would argue is definitely past its peak popularity. Groovy. We’ll look at the […]

Have You Been ben the Ben of a But 'n' Ben?

Hello everyone. It’s Mike, your host of Get the Word! an etymology podcast for word nerds. I’m also an ESL teacher. I guide people through […]

Are You a Nuisance with Your Two Cents?

Welcome everyone to another episode of Get the Word! I am your host Mike Butler. In a recent episode I used the phrase My Two […]

Get the Word! Trailer

From the creator of The English Sessions comes Get the Word! An etymology podcast for word nerds. Join Mike as he picks apart words and […]

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