Jun 252014
 

BBC Learning English: The English We Speak – Beat the drum: In English, when we say ‘to beat the drum’ or ‘to bang the drum’ we mean to speak with enthusiasm about an idea in order to persuade or convince other people to support it.

Neil and Li love baby turtles. They plan to go to an event at the beach to help protect turtles. But why does Li want to bring her drum? Listen to the programme to find out.

 

 

The English We Speak – Beat the drum Transcript Video

 

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