Communicating in English means you have to communicate not only in a new language, but also across a culture. That means more than just translating words and phrases.
At first glance, sentences like, "Anyone can try it" and, "Everyone can try it" seem to mean the same thing. What's the difference?
You’ve probably heard your teachers say, “Keep studying, it will be worth it in the long run!” Or, “Congratulations, you deserve it!” But what do these expressions really mean, and how can you use them in your own life?
There is a good chance you've said or heard someone say, "Sorry to be late!" But that's a mistake. Using sorry to + verb is not for an apology. It's used to express sympathy for an action you will do or are doing.
Many non-native English speakers make a mistake choosing between get or become, but there is a simple rule you can follow.
Do you say, "I recommend you to..."? If you do, then you should read this simple guide to using recommend.
A lot of people misuse in and later. Are you one of them?
"Speak", "say", "talk" and "tell" all mean giving voice to words, but each is used differently. In this blog, find out how and when to use the verb "speak" correctly.
"Say" and "Talk" are often confused, but they mean different things, and we use different grammar for each one. If you want to know how to use them correctly every time, check out this blog!
Should you say, "There is much rain in Paris"? What about "How many If you don't know why that's unnatural, then read on.