Быстрые уроки английского
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Using the Conditional (part 1) - We use the conditional to show a possible situation based on another situation. For example: If A happens, then B will happen.
More on using 'The' - Here's some specific about how to use the word 'the'.
Using the Past Continuous with the Simple Past Tense - Past continuous tenses are used to show something that happened in the past and continued for a while.
Have you ever...? - Ever means from the time you were born until now. Except for rare exceptions, it can only be used in questions and to answers with a no.
Using have to, supposed to, and ought to - Learn when to use "have to", "supposed to" and "ought to".
Reported Speech (Part 1) - Learn how to use Reported Speech - Reported Speech is used to tell or report what someone has said.
Reported Speech (Part 2) - Learn how to use reported speech in part two of our lesson.
Reflexive Pronouns - Learn how to use reflexive pronouns such as: myself, yourself, herself, himself, itself, ourselves, yourselves, and themselves.
Using because to connect sentences - Learn how to use the word 'Because' to connect two sentences together.
Using Parallel Verbs - When speaking and writing in English, we sometimes use more than one verb to describe what is happening. Learn how to use Parallel Verbs
Using wish to talk about the past - Learn how to use the word 'wish' when talking about the past.
Past Participles - Past Participles show something that started in the past, but continues until now. Learn how to use Past Participles.
Very vs. Too - Learn what the difference between Very and Too are, and when to use them.
Using must as a conclusion - Learn how to use the word 'Must' to show necessity in a sentence.
Using wish in the present tense - Learn how to use 'wish' in the present tense. When you say "I wish..." you are talking about something that you want but probably will not happen.
The Present Perfect Progressive Tense - The Present Perfect Progressive Tense talks about how long you have been doing something you started in the past and still continue now.
Using Since and For - Learn what the differences are between 'Since' and 'For' and when they should be used.
Using the Present Perfect Tense - Learn how to use the Present Perfect Tense to talk about a something that started in the past and continued until now.
Use to/ Used to - There is a little confusion on how to use the words use to and used to. One reason for the confusion is that it is sometimes used as a verb, and sometimes used as an adjective.
In, At, On + Time or Date - Do you know which preposition to use before times, days, months and years? Here is a reminder...
Simple Past vs. Past Progressive Tense - Learn when it's appropriate to use Simple Past Tense versus Past Progressive Tense.
Using either, neither and too - Learn when you should use the word 'either', 'neither', or 'too'.
Simple Present vs. Present Continuous - Learn when you should use Simple Present Tense vs. Present Continuous Tense.
Tag Questions - Tag questions are questions that are put at the end of a statement to elicit a response from the listener.
It's and Its - Misusing the words "it's" and "its" is a common problem. Learn what the difference is and when each should be used.
Hear and Listen to - Learn what the difference between 'hear' and 'listen to' are, and when they should be used.
See, Look at, and Watch - Learn what the differences are between 'see', 'look at' and 'watch' and when they each should be used.
Confused about confusing language? - Learn when you should use the word 'confused', or the word 'confusing'. You won't be confused any more!
Irregular Past Tense Verbs -
Go + noun - How to use the word 'go' in conjunction with a noun in a sentence.
International Women's Day - A reading comprehension test on the topic of International Women's Day
Night Study in Korea - A reading comprehension test on the topic of night studying in Korea.
History of Halloween - A reading comprehension test on the topic of Halloween.
Catching a Cold - A reading comprehension test on the topic of catching a cold
Levi's Blue Jeans - A reading comprehension test on the topic of Levi's Blue Jeans
Take a Bath! - A reading comprehension test on the topic of taking a bath.
Summer Solstice - A reading comprehension quiz on the topic of the summer solstice
Test Taking Skills - A reading comprehension quiz on the topic of 'test taking skills'
Improving Your English - A reading comprehension quiz on the topic of Improving your English
Friendship - A reading comprehension quiz on the topic of friendship
April Fool's Day - A reading comprehension quiz on the topic of April Fool's Day
The Travel Bug - A reading comprehension quiz on the topic of The Travel Bug.
English Around the World - A reading comprehension quiz on the topic of English Around the World.
Saint Patrick's Day - A reading comprehension quiz on the topic of Saint Patrick's Day.
The Alchemist - A reading comprehension quiz on the topic of The Alchemist.
Using an English/English Dictionary - A reading comprehension quiz on the topic of 'Using an English/English Dictionary'.
English as an International Language - A reading comprehension quiz on the topic of 'English as an International Language'.
Presidents' Day - A reading comprehension quiz on the topic of Presidents' Day.
St. Valentine's Day - A reading comprehension quiz on the topic of St. Valentine's Day.
Ground Hog Day - A reading comprehension quiz on the topic of Ground Hog Day
Television Shows - A reading comprehension quiz on the topic of Television Shows
Martin Luther King, Jr. - A reading comprehension quiz on the topic of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Vocabulary- словарный запас
Root Words from Tele and Phone - Learn what words can be create from the prefix Tele and the suffix Phone.
Prefixes using pre-, re-, and sub- - Learn about the words that can be created from the prefixes pre-, re- and sub-.
Some root words + ~cide - An explanation of the -cide suffix and words that can be created from it.
Unicycle, Bicycle, Tricycle, and more - Learn about the prefixes uni-, bi-, tri-, quad-, quint- and more.
Caring Vocabulary - Learn vocabulary relating to the word 'Care'.
Professional Relationship Vocabulary - Learn vocabulary to describe professional relationships.
Marry/ Get Married/ Be Married - Confused how to use the words Marry / Get Married / Be Married? Our guide can help.
Using Die, Died and Dead - Learn how to use the words Die, Died and Dead correctly in a sentence.
American Words/ British Words - Learn the differences between common American and British words.
Languages and Nationalities - A listing of countries, the term people from that country are referred to as, and the language spoken.
Words with Bulb and Knob - Some vocabulary words containing the words 'bulb' and 'knob'.
Go, do, or play sports? - How do you know when to use go, do, or play when you talk about sports? Are these sentences correct? Look at them and try to guess.
Intonation - Intonation is the rising and falling sounds of the voice when speaking.
Intonation (Part 2) - Phrasing - In addition to the intonation of a statement, there is another aspect of speech that indicates meaning -- phrasing.
Intonation (Part 3) - Contrast - Once the intonation of new information is established, you'll soon notice that there is a pattern that breaks that flow. When you want to emphasize one thing over another, you reflect this contrast with pitch change.
Intonation (Part 4) - In any language, there are areas of overlap, where one category has a great deal in common with a different category. In this case, intonation and pronunciation have two areas of overlap.
Intonation (Part 5) - Mood and personality is an extremely important aspect of intonation, as it goes beyond what you are trying to say--it dictates how your listener will relate to you as an individual
Liaisons (Part 1) - In American English, words are not pronounced one by one. Usually, the end of one word attaches to the beginning of the next word. This is also true for initials, numbers, and spelling.
Linking Words Together - When you learn English by reading (as most people do) you tend to speak it word by word. But real English is connected together and pronounced sound by sound.
Linking Words Together (Part 2) - When you learn English by reading (as most people do) you tend to speak it word by word. But real English is connected together and pronounced sound by sound.
Liaisons (Part 4) - When the letter or sound of T, D, S or Z is followed by a word that starts with Y, or its sound, both sounds are connected.
Using æ, ä and uh - Learn how to pronounce the common sounds æ, ä and uh
Silent or Neutral? - The schwa is a neutral sound, (no distinctive characteristics), but it is the most common sound in the English language.
Pronunciation of - The American T is influenced very strongly by intonation and its position in a word or phrase. It can be a little tricky if you try to base your pronunciation on spelling alone.
Pronouncing Contractions - Many people who speak English as a second language feel uncomfortable making contractions. But to really sound natural in English, it's important to say these words correctly.
Pronouncing -ed at the ends of words - There are 3 ways to pronounce the final -ed in a word. /id/, /d/, and /t/
Homonyms and similar sounding words - Homonyms are two words that sound like each other but have different meanings. Many people make mistakes with them. Here are some common homonyms...
Slang/Idioms- сленг, идиомы
Phrasal Verbs using Do - Learn the many meanings of the verb 'do'
Phrasal Verbs with Go - Learn the many meanings of the verb "go"
Phrasal Verbs with Come - Learn the many meanings of the verb "come"
Phrasal Verbs with Get - Learn the many meanings of the verb "get"
Phrasal Verbs Using - Learn the many meanings of the verb "take"
Slang and Idioms about Money - There's more than one way to talk about "money"
Idioms with clothes - A lot of English idioms use clothes to describe different situations
Idioms with Numbers - A lot of English idioms use numbers to describe different situations
Idioms that use parts of the body - A lot of English idioms use parts of the body to describe different situations
Idioms using words for weather - There are many different idioms for describing weather
Idioms using the word - The word "heart" can be used to describe many different feelings
Idioms using - Idioms using "as + adjective + as a(n) animal"
Sweet Idioms - Using a "sweet" idiom to describe feelings
Colorful Idioms - A lot of English idioms use colors to describe feelings
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