Cours de conversation en anglais : Wednesday 7th and Thursday 8th December

Animal phobias

Why do we fear animals that pose no threat to us? Sophie and Neil face their own phobias and discuss the reason why fear of spiders is so common.

This week’s question

What’s the word that describes an irrational fear of insects? Is it…

a) entomophobia?

b) thanatophobia?

c) pogonophobia?

You’ll hear the answer at the end of the programme.