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.
Collocations are key to communicating in English. So what are they, and where do you find them?
Prick up your ears for these 10 idioms using the word "ear"!
Stressing a word when speaking, by saying it longer, louder or with higher intonation, will show the listener which word is key.
Singing karaoke is a great way to learn English vocabulary and pronunciation—listen to a song, learn the lyrics, and sing!
A portmanteau is the combination of two words to make a new word. Using portmanteaus is quick and convenient, and it makes you seem more natural.
"Uptalk" is when you say everything with rising tone like it's a question, whether it is one or not.
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.
Many Japanese people learning English use the word “generation” to talk about “people” in general, as in,
Younger generations shop online much more than older generations do.