Form questions

November 28th, 2015 in English Learning

Frame questions for the following statements.

1. James works at a factory.

2. Mike lives with his parents.

3. Ram is learning his lessons.

Questions you may ask and hear at the hairdressers

November 26th, 2015 in English Learning

These are some of the English phrases you will need when having your hair / beard cut or colored at a beauty parlor or saloon.

Structures with I think

November 25th, 2015 in English Learning

I think I should + (verb)

This structure is used to talk about something that you feel strongly about doing.

  • I think I should buy a new laptop

Some common expressions

November 24th, 2015 in Expressions

Good at / bad at / clever at

The expression good at is used to talk about things that you enjoy or excel at doing. After good at, you can use a noun or an –ing form. Note the preposition: we use at, not in.

Some Expressions Used in Everyday English

November 23rd, 2015 in Expressions

It’s not worth it  

Used for saying that the value of something does not justify the concern you are showing.

  • Celine: Should I get this coat dry-cleaned? The stain isn’t coming out.

Some common expressions in English

November 23rd, 2015 in Expressions

Long time no see!  

Long time no see! means ‘I have not seen you in a long time.’

Robin: Hi Jane, long time no see! Where have you been keeping yourself?

Some idiomatic expressions

November 22nd, 2015 in English Learning

Here are some common idiomatic expressions in English.

Take stock of

To take stock of a situation is to assess it.

A man of straw