Expressing your opinions in English

February 24th, 2017 in English Learning

To express your opinions, use an expression like I think … or I guess …

  • I guess she has a problem.
  • I think she is making a mistake.

Some common animal idioms

February 24th, 2017 in English Learning

Here are some common animal idioms in English.

To be a chicken / to be chicken livered

To be a chicken is to be a coward

Simple present tense practice dialogues

February 22nd, 2017 in English Learning

The simple present tense is used to talk about our routines and habits. Read the following interview using the simple present tense

Peter: Hello, can I ask you some questions?

General conversations about health

February 21st, 2017 in Improve English

Conversation 1

I have a bad cold and runny nose

Roopa: You don’t look so good. What happened?

Mitra: I’ve a bad cold and a runny rose. I think I’m also running a temperature.

Sample conversations about personal appearance

February 20th, 2017 in English Learning

I’m on a diet to lose weight!

Storyline: Maya is on a diet but her friends coax her into eating a bowl of ice cream. Here is a sample conversation.

Conversations about jobs and career

February 20th, 2017 in Improve English

Storyline: Jack has received a good job offer from a software firm in the US. Here is a piece of conversation between him and his friend Ted.

Jack: Hello, Ted. How’re you doing?

Talking about speaking habits

February 19th, 2017 in English Learning

People have different sleeping habits. Some can’t stay up beyond 11 pm. Others won’t hit the bed until 2 am. Here are some questions you can use to ask about sleeping habits.