Prepositions, Get this Show on the Road (expression)

Prepositions are words that locate something in time and space. They tell us where something is in relation to the things around it. Here are some examples: “The bird is singing in the tree.” “She walked through the door at 6:00.” “I climbed over the wall.” “We are sitting between our brothers.” When Gary says, … Continue reading Prepositions, Get this Show on the Road (expression)

How to use GET part 2

In this second video you will see that “get” can be used to replace the verbs “receive” “buy” and “arrive”.

How to Use GET – Part One

The first part in a series of videos on how to use “get”. This small but very important verb is used in so many different ways that it can be confusing for learners of English. However, to speak fluently you must be able to use “get”. It doesn’t sound natural if you only use Latinate … Continue reading How to Use GET – Part One

Quick tip: Forget grammar and…

What is lexis? Lexis is the complete stock of vocabulary and expressions that people use to communicate. Most of my learners have problems understanding the present perfect, and I find it hard to explain! That’s because as a native speaker I never had to learn the grammatical rules but instead I learned phrases that would … Continue reading Quick tip: Forget grammar and…

IELTS Speaking Task 1 – How to get a high…

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