Using the Wrong Preposition (Misused Forms 2) 4

Using the Wrong Preposition (Misused Forms 2)
Using the Wrong Preposition Most common collocation mistakes which usually Non-native English learners commit. Deprive of, not from: Don’t say: Nelson Mandela was deprived from his freedom. Say: Nelson Mandela was deprived of his freedom. Die of an illness, not from an illness: Don’t say: Many people have died from Malaria. Say: Many people have ...

“Living People” A Poem By Ben.Siran 11

People, Emotionless passing cars ! Following the known lines, Afraid of old scents floating around. With trembling scared colorless eyes, Moving toward the unknown gray target . Fulfilled with black and white lies ! No desire for opening their frozen heart. They pretend serious but their soul cries ! Living their routine life is their ...

“The Lost Symbol” by Dan Brown (PDF) 1

The Lost Symbol is a novel written by Dan Brown and published by Doubleday. It is the sequel to his 2003 novel, The Da Vinci Code. The novel again features the fictional, mystery-solving Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon. It is set in Washington D.C., and the story takes place over a 12-hour period. The Langdon character ...

“The Dead” [PDF Version] James Joyce 2

The following entry presents criticism of Joyce’s short story “The Dead,” published in his collection Dubliners (1914). INTRODUCTION Joyce was the most prominent writer of English prose in the first half of the twentieth century. Many critics maintain that his verbal facility equaled that of William Shakespeare or John Milton, and his virtuoso experiments in ...

Quotations about Art

Quotations about Art
Here are some famous Quotations about Art… Without poets, without artists, men would soon weary of nature’s monotony. The sublime idea men have of the universe would collapse with dizzying speed. The order which we find in nature, and which is only an effect of art, would at once vanish. Everything would break up in ...

LWL Pack Part 1 (Songs+Lyrics) 3

LWL Pack Part 1 (Songs+Lyrics)
This is the first post in LWL (Listen – Watch – Learn) category. This category contains song pack, videos and everything refer to listening and watching. Hope to be useful for you. This LWL pack contains 4 songs and their lyrics – audio files is in .mp3 formant, and lyrics are in text format,  gifted ...

Speaking English 8

Speaking English
As all of us know a person who knows English has 4 skills all together: Writing, reading, listening and speaking. There are lots of English learners who can’t speak efficiently! Actually they didn’t improve this skill.  Here are some tips that can help anyone wanting improve his speaking. Participate at panel discussions or in English ...

Adjectives 1

Adjectives
In grammar, an adjective is a word whose main syntactic role is to modify a noun or pronoun, giving more information about the noun or pronoun’s definition. Some examples can be seen in the box to the right. Collectively, adjectives form one of the traditional English eight parts of speech, though linguists today distinguish adjectives ...

Check Your Vocabulary for the IELTS Examination 7

Check Your Vocabulary for the IELTS Examination
This workbook has been written for students who are planning to sit either the general training or the academic modules of the IELTS exam. It covers some of the main vocabulary points the candidates will need for, or come across in, the listening, reading, writing and speaking sections of the exam. Click on the picture ...

Cold Idioms and Slang! 1

Cold Idioms and Slang!
A cool post with cold idioms! Here are the most practical idioms with the word “cold”. a cold fish a person who does not seem very friendly and does not show their emotions ! ” He isn’t very demonstrative, but his mother was a cold fish so he probably gets it from her. “ a ...