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Knowing when and how to use the articles a, an, and the can be tricky for students learning English.
The G.B.C. test now has nearly an infinite number of questions that can be asked, just like in te real world. Assessors will also interrupt, as often happens in conversation and business meetings.
Businesspeople go to a lot of meetings. Most of them are probably informal with just a few clients or team members.
Try as a noun or a verb both means to attempt something, but the nuance can change in unexpected ways. Find out how.
A mistake that English language learners often make is to misuse the word “challenge.” As a noun it means a difficult task, but as a verb the meaning is quite different.
At The English Farm, we realize that language isn't just something you learn, it's something you use —in business, in speaking tests, and with locals when you are traveling.
We generally prefer to discuss things we understand rather than things we don't, and that can be a big problem in interviews and meetings.
You have probably said the word “work” many times: to do a job (I work a lot of overtime), to make an effort (That’s hard work!) or to function (does this thing work?).
Sometimes the best way to answer a question isn't to list a bunch of numbers and facts—it’s to tell a story.
There are many different ways to speak well and many different people who do so. Today, let's look at Steve Jobs's speaking style.
Students at the English Farm write some amazing G.B.C. answers, and we like to share the best of the best.
This piece has had minor corrections by a teacher, but the logic, structure, and word choice are the student's.