February 25th, 2017 in English Learning
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
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?
February 20th, 2017 in English Learning
Storyline: Maya is on a diet but her friends coax her into eating a bowl of ice cream. Here is a sample conversation.
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.
February 14th, 2017 in English Learning
Here are some questions you can ask about a person’s education.
‘Are you a student?’‘Yes. I’m studying engineering.’
‘Are you studying?’ ‘No, I’m working.’ / ‘No, I left school last year.’
February 7th, 2017 in English Learning
I’d rather + (verb)
This structure is used to suggest that you would like to do one thing more than another. In informal speech I would is pronounced as I’d.