Archive for the ‘English Learning’ Category

Some Figures Of Speech

August 20th, 2019 in English Learning

In antithesis, the same sentence contains a striking opposition or contrast of words or sentiments. Antithesis is employed to secure emphasis.

English Vocabulary Exercise

July 2nd, 2019 in English Learning

Against each key word are given five suggested meanings. Choose the word or phrase which is opposite in meaning to the key word.

1. Esteem

Mealtime Conversation

July 1st, 2019 in English Learning

In English, there are no fixed expressions that we can use before and after meals. During the meals it is quite common for family members or guests to say something complimentary about the food.

More Mealtime Conversations

June 10th, 2019 in English Learning

You look a million bucks

Storyline: Sam has lost some weight and looks fit. This surprises his friend Mary.

Mary: Wow, you look like a million bucks. Have you been working out?

Reported Speech Exercise

June 1st, 2019 in English Learning

Convert the following sentences into indirect speech.

1. She said, ‘It is my bag.’

2. ‘There is nothing in this box,’ said Jane.

Conversations About Health Problems

March 31st, 2019 in English Learning

Here are two practice dialogues about health problems.

I have a bad cold and runny nose

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

Sample Conversation | She Poked Me In The Eye

March 31st, 2019 in English Learning

Here is a practice dialogue.

She poked me in the eye!

Storyline: Kate was playing with her daughter when she accidentally poked her in the eye.