Test yourself and watch the video below to check
Set 1 of 5
Tailor / Teller
I’ll take the suit to my tailor
I want to be a sailor
She’s a great story teller
It’s a bestseller
Polish and polish (not the same!)
These are Polish sausages
I need to polish my shoes Continue reading “Pronunciation Set 2”
A lot of people mix up come and go
I go to work
I go to this arcade
These sentences are good but it actually depends where you are
- Getting a taxi
- confirming it’s your taxi
- modifying the journey
Getting a taxi
verbs : call, book, hop, pick up, drop off, hail, flag down, take
nouns : cab, taxi, uber, minicab, black taxi, meter (the machine that calculates cost), landline, postcode
I’ll call a taxi Continue reading “The Taxi”
Can is about a possibility or capability.
- Using can in the Present tense
- In the Past tense
- With Modals
Use can to express general capabilities.
I can run 100 metres in 1 minute! Continue reading “Can / could / be able to”
Throw the ball to me = I want this
Don’t throw the ball at me = I don’t want this/ it came in my direction
They gave the job to me Continue reading “To me at me with me”
Examples of Train and Airplane tickets!
Words you should know
Verbs : present, according, observer, retransmission, amount, levy, consult, exclude
Nouns: kiosk, bar code, cabin, the hold, status, supplement, haul, fare, place, overload, fee Continue reading “The E-ticket in English”
Describe the images
Think about positions, actions, intentions and feelings Continue reading “The Train Station”
Improve your fluency too!
There are six sets, let’s go! You can watch the video to check, then check the notes after.
The words in bold sound similar or want you to focus on fluency.
Set 1 of 6
I went to the bank
Thanks for the meeting
I am a believer / the grim reaper
Pull the lever
Look at the pretty river
I have a pain in my liver
Forever a gamer
I’m wearing fake leather
I like fruit
That’s a nice suit
Have you packed your suitcase?
Could you lend me five quid?
This mixture is too liquid
It’s our house
She’s gone out
Joe’s back now