Get tips on how to use British slang in a conversation and what phrases are common in the UK. Find links to other websites where you can compare English used in England with English used in Australia or the USA.
Learn about Halloween customs in English speaking countries and Halloween vocabulary in English. Halloween is a holiday celebrated on October 31 – the last day of October.
Get tips on how to ask people for help or directions in a polite way in English. You can learn good grammar and vocabulary to use in many situations.
Learn more about agreeing in informal conversations in English. When you think somebody is correct, or if you think their idea is a good idea, you should tell them you agree with them!
Learn how to say you disagree in smart and polite ways in English. It is very common to argue or discuss opinions with your friends. This might be about what film you want to watch or what you want to eat for dinner.
Learn different ways to remember new English words you are studying. Quick and easy techniques that will improve your English.
Reading and listening are one of the best ways to improve your English. Check out our listening blog for more tips! Reading can increase your vocabulary.
I love writing. I think writing is fun and relaxing! But, getting your ideas into words that sound good written down can sometimes be tricky. Even very strong English speakers have trouble writing at the same level.
Listening can be one of the most difficult skills. There are so many accents, and how people speak in real life can be very different to the listenings you do in the classroom. One of the problems is finding videos with good subtitles.