August 5, 2015

Words of foreign origin are adopted into the English language frequently and many of our most popular English words - words that we really can’t live without, are actually from other countries and cultures!  Did you know that most of the English language came from thes...

August 2, 2015

Are you guys ready for Part 2 of Summer Idioms?  It’s scorching hot today in my part of the world - luckily, I have a cold iced tea to cool me down!  Here are 10 more summer English idioms relating to heat.  If you missed the first 10 summer idioms, click here to view...

July 23, 2015

If you live in an English speaking country like America or Australia, finding a speaking partner is a piece of cake!  But, if you live in a country where English is not the main language, it can be a challenge.  A common question that I sometimes get from students is a...

July 18, 2015

Ah yes, summertime - everybody’s favorite season!  Boundless sunshine, warm breezes and an excuse to travel makes summer the greatest time of the year.  Here are 10 common English idioms relating to summer!

Summer Idioms, Part 1

1.  Like a Fish Out of Water means to...

July 14, 2015

Many people think that if they don’t live in an English-speaking country, it can be hard to make progress and improve their English.  

They complain about not having the opportunities to use English in their daily life so they give up.  Does this sound like you?  

B...

July 7, 2015

 

Do you want to know an interesting fact?  Did you know that 1 in 5 people IN THE WORLD, can speak and/or understand English?  In fact, English is the official language in 53 countries - that's a whole lot of people you can talk to!

 

There must be a reason WHY the...

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