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3 Short TED Talks (about your health) you need to watch today!

Ted Talks are a great way to learn something new (while practicing your English). They have transcripts in multiple languages in case you aren't yet comfortable switching off the subtitles! I would recommend turning off the subtitles if you're intermediate and above! Here are 3 Short TED...

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Can you express a wish? (Hint: There are different grammar rules for the past, present and future!)

Let's learn how to express a wish using examples! Let’s start with the easy one, wishes for the FUTURE I wish +(I/ you/ he/ it/ they) + (would/ could) + (verb) I wish I could find a better job. I wish he would buy me flowers I wish I could go to the party this weekend I wish they...

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Do you confuse 'do' and 'make'? Let’s simplify it (+Bonus exercises)

do a change? or make a change? do a speech? or make a speech? ESL learners often confuse the two. The general rule of thumb is: we use ‘do’ with activities we do, conduct, execute we use ‘make’ with things we ‘create’ or construct. Ok- that’s fine, but is a ‘confession’ created...

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​STOP TRANSLATING! Why ESL learners should stop translating from their native language (+How to achieve this)

Many English Language learners are fond of translating sentences from their native language in their head before saying them out loud. This is wrong and not a good method of learning a language. Firstly, it makes your speaking process slow and unnatural. Furthermore, it limits you from getting...

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How to Improve your Reading with Books, Even if You Don’t Like Reading! (+5 Recommendations)

But books??! 200 pages! No way! I don’t have the capacity to read so much English! I don’t like books! Books are expensive! I know! But hear me out! Here's how you can improve your reading skills with books, even if you don't like books! 1. Read non fiction books like magazines...

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Video: What is a Past Participle? Why do we need it? How do we use it? (+cheat sheets)

In this post: ▶️ Watch a video Tutorial to learn the basics 🍏 Learn with examples 📲 Download the cheat sheets (Scroll right down to download!) What is a "past participle" and do we really need to bother learning it? The answer is YES! You need it. Because it is used in Perfect Tenses &...

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Are you putting adjectives in the correct order? Simplifying adjectives!

We love expressing ourselves and sometimes one adjective isn't enough! but is your dog a cute little dog or a little cute dog? here's the correct adjective order: 1. a --->> determiner (e.g.: a, an, the, my, your, one, two, three, many, few etc) 2. cute --->> opinion...

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How to Learn English with Podcasts (and 10 Brilliant Podcasts You'll Love!)

Listening to English podcasts is a great way to impact your English language and improve your communication skill. You get to learn different new words and observe how native English speakers use the words in communication. Plus they are entertaining and educational, which makes it one of my...

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Video: Are you mixing up these Tenses: 'I eat healthy' 
and 'I’m eating healthy'?

Let’s quickly learn the difference between Present Simple and Present Continuous & never make this error again! 1. If you usually order a cheese pizza every weekends, you say: “I usually order a cheese pizza on the weekends” Because this is a habit or a routine. And we use the...

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10 Reasons Why English Learners should Slow Down when Speaking

For a non-native English speaker, having a conversation with native speakers can be overwhelming sometimes. But, of course, before you get to that stage, you must have attended basic English learning classes. Therefore, you would have probably learned all that is needed to have a decent...

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