Some American idioms 3

Some American idioms
Here are some useful American Idioms …. Smell a Rat How come the front door is open? Didn’t  you close it before we went shopping? I’m sure I did. I can’t understand it. Frankly, I smell a rat. Me, too. I’m convinced that something is definitely wrong here. We’d better call the police. Let the ...

TOEFL 1

TOEFL
The Test of English as a Foreign Language (or TOEFL, pronounced “toe-full”) evaluates the potential success of an individual to use and understand academic English at a college level. It is required for non-native applicants at many English-speaking colleges and universities. Additionally, institutions such as government agencies, businesses, or scholarship programs may require this test. ...

Common American Idioms 1

Some sentences which are used by Americans frequently: I will not take this abuse    >>  I do not let you insult me anymore. Give me a for instance.   >> Give me an example. Are you welling up?   >> are you going to cry? I know it was a cheap shot.   >> I know ...

Things in Space…

Things in Space...
Look above your head…! There’s an endless beautiful blue  sky but have you ever thought about things that are moving through it…?! Things in space: asteroid: a large object made of rock that moves around in space . . . meteor: a small piece of rock or metal that produces a bright burning line in ...

Collocative Phrases (Adjectives, Modal verbs &…) for “Show” 2

Collocative Phrases (Adjectives, Modal verbs &...) for
When someone wants you or you yourself want to say or describe that the photo/the view/image (sth) shows a feeling or … * You can use these collocative phrases (adjectives,modal verbs&…) for show : 1. It is clearly / obviously shown in the photo that 2.The photo aims to / attempts to / seeks to ...

Collocative Phrases About “Success” 1

You can use these adjectives when you want to describe or use success : Overnight  / big  / impressive success . Remarkable / outstanding /remendous success. Enormous success (Big or huge success ) . Resounding / roaring / howling / marvelous success ( great-enormous & effective success ! ). Limited /qualified / modest success ( ...