Posts tagged with "word of the day"



In today's mini-lesson we explain a complicated area of the English language. We teach you how to use words that describe the nationality, groups of people and their adjectives.

Today's we help you learn English with the explanation of a commonly confused word: TO MISS. We explain how to use it correctly and teach you different applications.

Today we take a look at English cultural practices and ask 'How can I find a girlfriend or boyfriend in Britain?' What English language phrases and chat-up lines can I use? What techniques should I employ? What are the dos and donts of dating?

What is the difference between 'Goodbye' and 'Good riddance?

How to address people in English. Today we explain how to use words to describe people when you don't use a name. We look at vocabulary like 'mate', 'buddy' and 'chap' and explain how to use them in the natural way.

Learners of the English language never understand how native English speakers use these vocabulary items. We explain exactly how to use the words in a correct context.

Let's look at a typical English tabloid newspaper headline. It uses slang and colloquial language. Let's see if you understand. The solution and full lesson are below.