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FYI English, baby! Video Lesson

Date: Apr 08 2019

Themes: Friend, News, Work


1. Quote - Listen to the quote and guess what the slang means.

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FYI, Handsome Pizza, right here, has some of the best pizza I’ve ever had in my life.”

—Ebaby!’s Andy, speaking about where to get the best pizza

2. Video - Watch the video before learning the definition.


1. Definition - Study the definition.

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for your information; alert to suggest a person should listen for important details

2. Use - Learn how the slang is used.

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Today, Andy wants to share some information with you. He loves Handsome Pizza and wants you to try it, too. So, he begins by saying, “FYI.” This simply means, for your information.

People use this abbreviation to get other people’s attention. When a person hears FYI, they know something important or interesting will follow. Is there any information you want to share? When might you use the abbreviation FYI?

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1. Examples - Hear some example sentences.

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“I’m not coming in to work tomorrow, FYI. So, if you need anything, let me know about it today!”

“FYI: You should totally go to the new dance club!”

“Did you see the FYI email about Saturday’s picnic?”


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