Some people think that learning vocabulary is not as important as learning grammar. They try to adopt new words and phrases from books, movies, series and videos on YouTube. It is not a bad idea, to be honest, but let me tell you that you have to know much more than that to avoid awkward situations in which you don’t understand native speakers because they use collocations, idioms and phrasal verbs in their speech. So, when you learn a language you definitely need to dive deeper into the meanings of words and phrases and learn which words they collocate with, the idioms and phrasal verbs they form. It is very important. In that regard, we are going to look at 20 ways to use the verb tell.
Hi dear English learners! Happy Easter to all! For those of you who don’t know what Easter is, let me tell you that it is one of the most important religious festivals in the Christian world. It celebrates the resurrection of Jesus Christ. Easter falls in Spring but not always on the same date. The symbols of Easter are eggs and rabbits so don’t be surprised if most of the 10 Easter idioms I prepared for you today are about eggs and bunnies.
Hi there dear English learners! Have you fallen from grace recently? I hope not. When did you fall asleep last night? If you don’t understand these expressions, keep reading because we are going to learn 20 ways to use the verb fall, including all kinds of collocations, idioms and expressions.
Hi dear English learners! It’s been a couple of days since the Spring has begun in the northern hemisphere. If the weather is nice where you are and nature is going green, the trees started to blossom, then you may suffer from spring fever or feel like you are full of the joys of spring! What do these expressions mean? Keep reading to find out! 😃 We will learn 12 SPRING idioms and proverbs.
Although it’s a sad topic, we all get disappointed sometimes; so I suppose it could be a good reason to learn different ways to talk about disappointment in English. How easy do you get disappointed? What is a disappointment? It is a feeling when you feel unhappy because your hopes and expectation don’t come true.