Oct 282014

BBC Learning English: The English We Speak – Like water off a duck’s back: means that criticisms or negative things have no effect on you – they’re just like water off a duck’s back – we don’t let them upset or affect us.

Feifei is upset because her mother-in-law is always criticising her. She goes to the park with Finn, who gives her some good advice. Listen to the programme to find out what this is.



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