Imagine that you are venturing out to an English-speaking country for a holiday or vacation. What are some things to consider when speaking to others? There are several different idioms that are commonly used when referring to traveling, taking a vacation, or going on a holiday. Have you heard any of these phrases before? Does…
I keep a fairly extensive list of words I hear my students always seem to mispronounce. In this video, I go over these words with you and show you how to correctly say them. All the words are high-frequency English words that we actually use. Enjoy!
You may be unaware that some common terms actually have negative connotations. Be careful with these three words.
We generally want to avoid using the negative contraction ain’t, but there are two situations in which it’s perfectly fine to use it.
Here are four military abbreviations you’re likely to hear in a civilian context.
We use a surprising number of Spanish terms in English. Here are some that you are likely to come across.