As you may know, there are some theories that English pronunciation is more important than grammar, especially when giving a speech or any presentations in English. Despite that you may be a non-native speaker, it is understandable that no one expects your grammar to be perfect. People will..
Enjoy the video and hopefully the British accent is not too difficult for you, dear hearers! Transcript: Police Officer 1: Well, spot a bother up at Elroy farm. Old Arthur Webbley has been clipping hedgerows that don’t belong to him. Polic..
“Do you think the best way to learn a foreign language is to go to a foreign country?” There are many people seem to think that being in a foreign country means that you will automatically learn the country’s language well. Obviously, they are WRONG! Perhap..
Activity 1 Try to reorder the words to give examples of reported speech: 1) Abdul : “I work for a company in Dubai.” (/ said / he / Abdul / company / for / worked / a / in / Dubai /) Answer: _____________________________ 2) Ciaran : “I don’t know where John is.&r..
Match these personalities to their opposites: Clever _ _ U_ _ D Rough G _ _ _ L _ Liar &nbs..
Across 1. place on the coast where boats take shelter 5. place where you can pick up or send out your mail 6. you go here to learn as a child 7. where you go when you are sick 8. where you go to fly to other cities 9. where you live with your family 10. you swim in t..
Paraphrasing means restating what you have heard or read in your own words. The objective is to use different words to express the same ideas. You must resist the temptation to copy entire lines or long phrases from the original passage, or learn acceptable ways in which to do so. Copying the..
Here are ten sentences with specific words bolded. Hopefully they are new vocabulary for you. See if you can understand the meaning of the words from the sentences using context clues. Below the sentences are the definitions of the bolded words. Try to figure out which definition matches with which ..