Archive for the ‘English Learning’ Category

Sample Conversations

November 18th, 2017 in English Learning

Read the sample conversations given below. They have an academic theme.

Just point me in the right direction

Here is a piece of conversation between a student and a librarian.

Gap Fills Exercise

November 16th, 2017 in English Learning

Fill in the blanks with an appropriate word or phrase.

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.