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Some Common Expressions In English

August 21st, 2017 in English Learning

Long time no see!

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

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

Money Idioms

July 30th, 2017 in English Learning

To tighten the purse strings

To tighten the purse strings is to reduce expenditure.

  • If we want to buy an apartment we’ll have to tighten the purse strings a bit.

Body Idioms

July 28th, 2017 in English Learning

A large number of idioms are formed with the names of body parts. Here is a list of them.

First-hand

To experience something first hand is to experience it yourself

Tenses Exercise

July 24th, 2017 in English Learning

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate tense form.

1. I …………………. him for a long time.

a) have known
b) knew
c) know

2. This …………………….. on for a while.

Some More Conversational Structures

July 23rd, 2017 in English Learning

I’m in a hurry

When you are in a hurry, you are not able to wait to do something because you do not have enough time.

Some Common Expressions in English

July 20th, 2017 in English Learning

OK

This is one of the most common expressions used in English. OK means all right. OK is sometimes written as okay.

Scheduling Meetings

July 19th, 2017 in English Learning

Conversation 1

I would rather stay in

Mary: Hi Sara, would you like to go out tonight?
Sara: No, I don’t feel like going out. I’d rather stay in.
Mary: It’s okay. No problem. Would you like to watch a DVD?
Sara: Yes. That would be nice.