055 – Expression: Get on like a house on fire

Have you ever met someone and became instant friends? If you have you could say that you and that person got on like a house on fire.

That’s how I felt about my new friend Sarah so I had to invite her on the podcast to chat. She’s a Canadian English teacher from Toronto. You can find her and all of her amazing English tips for Brazilian students on Instagram.

In this episode, you’ll learn how to use this expression. You’ll also improve your pronunciation using connected speech in the listen and repeat section.

In This Episode:


  • Harmonious
  • Coworker
  • Awkward
  • Hump
  • Plateau
  • Analyze
  • Proven
  • Discouraged
  • Haystack
  • Regression
  • Immersion
  • Exhausted
  • Frustrating
  • In-laws
  • Attribute
  • Preacher
  • Struggles
  • Gals
  • Keurig
  • Curated
  • Barcode
  • stubborn


  • Get on like a house on fire
  • carrying a lot of weight
  • up your game
  • rainbows and butterflies
  • right up my alley
  • A one-off


Vocabulary Builder
Vocabulary Flashcards
Learn the Vocabulary
Pronunciation – Connected Speech

Get the transcripts! Become a Podcast Plus Member
Make sure you understand every word you hear on The Can Learn English Podcast
Take your English to an advanced level with natural English expressions and vocabulary
Get the transcripts delivered straight to you by email
Join now to get instant access to transcripts from ALL episodes.


Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

  1. cialis 5 mg medicament Chiets [url=https://acialisd.com/#]acquistare cialis online[/url] gomiodinna Effets Secondaires Cialis Viagra UnovongonO cialis daily Pybealge Levitra Durata Terapia