Useful English Phrases for Better Communication

If you don’t understand what other people say, it’s a good idea to ask for clarification instead of saying: “I don’t understand” or “Sorry, my English is very bad” Here there is a list of useful expressions for asking for clarification. These expressions will help you speak fluently and communicate better with your classmates orContinue reading “Useful English Phrases for Better Communication”

Healthy English

Learning English is not only about learning grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation. It’s also important to develop healthy habits. Speaking English is a skill. You need to have healthy habits in order to see results . Here I share with your some healthy habits that are required to improve your English and make you feel great.Continue reading “Healthy English”

Fun activities to practice English

Do you need motivation to practice English outside the classroom? Choose your favourite activity and do it in English. Need some ideas? Here I share some fun ideas that you can do anytime. What’s your favourite activity to practice English outside the classroom? FREE FUN RESOURCES TO PRACTICE ENGLISH: Karaoke: https://lyricstraining.com/en/ Tongue twisters: Lip sync:Continue reading “Fun activities to practice English”

Questions: Be…? Do…? Have…?

Asking questions in English can be tricky, eh! Sometimes we have to invert the subject and the verb to make a question. Example: You are my friend Are you my friend? Sometimes we have to use an auxiliary verb to make a question. Example: You like coffee. Do you like coffee? Is there an easyContinue reading “Questions: Be…? Do…? Have…?”

Wanna sound like a native?

There are several questions that come to my mind every time that I see ads, videos, and comments that promote nativespeakerism. I’m an advocate of critical thinking and I’m against nativespekerim and any form of discrimination.

Today I’ll start a thread of thought provoking posts with a public apology.

Difference Between Like and Look Like

The word like can have many meanings in English depending on the context. According to the Cambridge Dictionary there are more than 10 different definitions for the word like. It can be a noun, verb, adjective, preposition or conjunction in English. Most English learners, whether beginners or advanced, struggle when they have to answer questionsContinue reading “Difference Between Like and Look Like”

10 Canadian Animals Pronunciation practice for ESL students

Canada is a famous for its winter sports and maple syrup. However, Canada is home to a wide variety of beautiful animals. In the video below you will find a list of 10 animals native to Canada. Watch the video, listen to the pronunciation of each animal and repeat. Happy practice! If you want toContinue reading “10 Canadian Animals Pronunciation practice for ESL students”

Essential Vocabulary for Online Meetings

Lately most of us have been attending virtual meetings. Zoom has become one of the preferred platforms for working and learning remotely. In one hand virtual meetings have become an effective way to communicate with colleagues, teachers and classmates. On the other they have become a source of stress and anxiety especially for non-English speakers.Continue reading “Essential Vocabulary for Online Meetings”