How to Use Prepositions of Time – AT / IN / ON

At Hours: at 7 am at 12 o’clock at 5 pm Parts of the day: at night at noon/ midday at midnight at bedtime at lunch time at dinner time at dinner at lunch at sunrise/ sunset at dawn Holidays without “day”: at Easter at Christmas at New Years At + time: at present at […]

Useful Phrasal Verbs with UP

Useful Phrasal Verbs with UP Blow up(explode): The car blew up after it crashed into the wall. Break up(End a romantic relationship): Eva and her boyfriend broke up last week. Bring up(Look after a child until it grows up, usually children): They brough their children up to be responsible adults. Bring up(Introduce or mention a subject): Bring it up at the meeting! Build up(Make a business bigger, […]

New expressions and idioms

When learning a new language we usually concentrate on studying the nuts and bolts first – grammar and vocabulary. While this is indeed essential, it’s also important to learn idioms, expressions and common phrases when learning languages. These will help you navigate beyond the grammatically correct, so you’ll sound more like a native speaker and get an insight […]

List of Useful Adjectives to Describe Feelings and Emotions

Feeling Adjectives This is a list of adjectives that helps you describe exactly feelings and emotions: Happy – I want to make you happy! Afraid – I hope I can find the one who is afraid of losing me. Sad – She was sad to see him go. Hot – She was hot and breathless from the exertion of cycling uphill. Amused – The patient was amused at the […]

Halloween Words: 25 Interesting Halloween Vocabulary Words

Halloween words! Learn 25 popular words or items in Halloween with interesting ESL image and useful example sentences. Halloween is a celebration on the night of October 31. It is most practised in the United States and Canada. Children wear costumes and go to people’s homes saying “Trick or treat!” to ask for candy and people give it to them. […]

Weather Words: Useful List of English Weather Words and Vocabulary

Weather Words in English! Learn 20 popular vocabulary related to weather with example sentences and ESL printable infographics in English. Weather Words List of Weather Vocabulary Sunrise/sunset Sunny Partly cloudy Cloudy/overcast Showers Rain Thunder/storm Fog Sleet Thermometer Hail Snow Occasional snow Wind Rainbow Full moon Dew Ice Tornado Drought Weather Words with Example Sentences Sunrise/sunset […]

Interview Questions | Most Tricky Interview Questions and Answers

Interview Questions! Are you smarter than an interviewer? If you prepare properly, you will be!. Below are some of the most difficult interview question and answers in English. Tricky Interview Questions and Answers During a job interview, employers sometimes ask tricky questions to trip you up – not out of maliciousness, but to get an […]

History of English language

English is a West Germanic language that originated from Anglo-Frisian dialects brought to Britain in the mid 5th to 7th centuries AD by Anglo-Saxon migrants from what is now northwest Germany, southern Denmark and the Netherlands. … The Late West Saxon dialect eventually became dominant. The first people to be called ‘English’ were the Anglo-Saxons, […]

Either vs Neither: When to Use Neither vs Either (with Useful Examples)

Either vs Neither! The English words neither vs either can cause some problems for native and non-native speakers of English. Either vs Neither Neither Definition and Examples 1. Neither can also be followed by (one) of + group of two: Neither of them is ready. Neither one of them is ready. Neither of us has […]