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Business English: Common Writing Mistakes

Do you make these common mistakes when writing business English letters and e-mails? Read today's lesson and learn how to avoid the errors that can make your writing look unprofessional! To learn common phrases for business English letters, e-mails, interviews, meetings, presentations, negotiations, and more - check out the Business English Course. There are several correct [...]

10 English expressions with the word KNOW

Use this expression to say that you believe a fact is true... although there is a possibility that you could be mistaken. "As far as I know, the museum opens at 8. But you might want to call to make sure." This expression means something will happen so soon, it will be surprising. It's often used to [...]

English Vocabulary Words: Herbs and Spices

Learn English words for common seasonings - herbs and spices that are used to add flavor to food. The difference between herbs and spices is that herbs are the leafy green part of the plant, and spices come from seeds, roots, bark, fruit, or vegetables. basil cilantro / coriander parsley dill rosemary oregano bay leaves cumin chilli pepper / [...]

10 Informal English Expressions

Here are some common informal English expressions and their meanings - with examples in short conversations! = to continue having contact with someone even though they are at a distance “I really enjoyed meeting you, Mark.  It’s too bad you can’t stay in Brazil for a few more days.” “I know. You are a wonderful person, Asa. Don’t worry, [...]

Learn English in London

One of the best ways to improve your English fast is to take a course in an English-speaking country. Not only will you get to speak English every day, but you'll also experience the city's history and culture. London is a great destination for English learners - and there's lots to do outside the classroom! English students [...]