There are so many!
In fact, many English dictionaries list over 300,000 words. This is not including the words that are being created daily and the many, many informal words?like slang.
It may seem overwhelming, maybe even a …
There’s never been a better time to be an English learner.
The possibilities are endless.
You’re spoiled for choice, which means you have too many great options when it comes to finding English learning resources online.
From websites to courses …
Have you ever wondered why you should pick English over any other language?
Do you want to know what learning English really involves?
Or how you can do it successfully?
The answers to these three questions can make a …
“The greater part of the world?s troubles are due to questions and grammar.”
This is what Michel de Montaigne, a French philosopher of the Rennaisance, once said.
And boy, was he right!
We would not be able to understand each …
Congratulations! You’ve officially decided to learn and conquer the English language!
You’ve probably been thinking about learning for a while, but some things made you hesitate.
That’s totally fine.
It’s good to think seriously before taking on this exciting but …
Here’s a question for you?is he still alive?
I don’t know, let’s say George Washington.
Imagine for a second you don’t know who George Washington is, so you ask a friend. Your friend answers:
He was the …
Learning English is a process.
More than a process, it’s a journey. Learning English is a voyage into another culture and another world.
Those who’ve taken the journey know that it’s not an easy one.
And like all of life’s …
Have you ever felt frustrated while doing English grammar exercises?
Do you want to go to sleep every time you start practicing English grammar?
Are you maybe “allergic” to grammar?
If you have answered Yes to at least one of …
Have a look at this sentence:
This movie is very boring.
Now have a look at this one:
This book isáboring me.
What do you think boring and boring have in common?
You probably recognize boring in the …
Taking an English class opens many new opportunities for English learners.
An English class is a way to meet new friends. It’s a place to communicate with other learners.
And of course, an English class is also an incredible way …
English reading can be a challenge.
Word order can be odd.
Spelling is strange.
And there are idioms (figures of speech) that seem to make no sense!
Still, reading can help you to speak, understand and even write English better.…
Pronouns are my favorite class of word.
He can be my dad, your neighbor or Michael Jackson.
This can be a pen, Mary, your cousin and even a school.
Whichácan be my dog or a Tyrannosaurus Rex (or …
They?re all around you.
You see them every day.
On the news. On the streets. On your phone. In your wallet.
What are they?
But there are so many of them. And some of them are …
Learning English as a beginner means starting over.
You basically have to become a baby all over again.
You have to learn new names and sounds for each letter?maybe a whole new alphabet?before you can read.
You have to learn …
Have you ever wanted to know how to keep the doctor away?
Well, with an apple a day, of course!
Ok, maybe not literally.
The idiom goes, “An apple a day keeps the doctor away.” And, as we know, …
Have you ever suffered from blank page syndrome?
Do you know what you want to say but do not know how to put it into written words?
You are not alone.
I myself had no idea how to start …
Do you need to improve your writing skills?
Do you feel insecure when having to write something in English?
Do you want to become the next Stephen King?
The answer is on your phone.
Yes, as with many …
When pigs fly.
Cat got your tongue?
Blue in the face.
What are these nonsensical (crazy) phrases?
Welcome to the wonderful world of idioms!
Idioms are phrases and expressions that are very helpful with your English speaking and comprehension. In …
Microsoft founder Bill Gates once said, “The internet is becoming the town square for the village of tomorrow.”
And if you think about it, it already is! We have the cinema, jobs, entertainment and we can even meet our friends …
Singing funny songs, eating interesting foods, kissing strangers…
These wacky (funny and interesting) traditions can only mean one thing:
It is time for New Year’s!
New Year’s is a time when we come together to celebrate, to reflect and to …