Set Not Thy Foot On Graves by Julian Hawthorne (short story)

Set Not Thy Foot On Graves by Julian Hawthorne New York, April 29th.–Last night I came upon this passage in my old author: “Friend, take it sadly home to thee–Age and Youthe are strangers still. Youthe, being ignorant of the wisdome of Age, which is Experience, but wise with its own wisdome, which is of ...

Talent by Anton Chekhov (short story)

Talent by Anton Chekhov AN artist called Yegor Savvitch, who was spending his summer holidays at the house of an officer’s widow, was sitting on his bed, given up to the depression of morning. It was beginning to look like autumn out of doors. Heavy, clumsy clouds covered the sky in thick layers; there was ...

We Are Celebrating Our First Birthday!

We Are Celebrating Our First Birthday!
HAPPY BIRTHDAY “ENGLISH-LEARNERS”! Some parts of our educational activities during just a year are the followings: More that 200,000 unique visitors from all around the world. Being one of the Google suggestions. Presenting two English Educational Offline Packs. Being introduced in international TV channels such as: BBC Persian Presenting more than 170 educational English articles. Being ...

Essential English Idioms (Phrasal Verbs) [2] 3

Essential English Idioms (Phrasal Verbs) [2]
. . English-Learners.com proudly presents: ESSENTIAL ENGLISH IDIOMS (Phrasal Verbs) ( Elementary ) Every week one lesson, 12 new idioms + one exercise for elementary English learners. To get the latest lessons follow us in: RSS Feed, Daily Emails, Facebook , Twitter & Google buzz. Here are the most common and essential English idioms which are used commonly in our daily ...

Common Telephone Conversation Phrases 20

Common Telephone Conversation Phrases
Communicating via telephone can be a very difficult task for non-native English speakers, even sometimes for native English speakers. There are so many different dialects, local words/phrases, and accents. There are some common phrases and words that are used. There are some common basic words and phrases that are commonly used to conduct a telephone ...

Did You Know That…

Did You Know That...
.  . Amazing facts in arts and literature…! Did You Know That… In 1961, Matisse’s Le Bateau (The Boat) hung upside-down for 2 months in the Museum of Modern Art, New York – none of the 116,000 visitors had noticed. 😐 Did You Know That… Picasso could draw before he could walk and his first ...

HAPPY NOROUZ!

HAPPY NOROUZ!
“English-Learners.com” Wishes Iranian & all people celebrating Norouz around the world a happy new year. Wish you a year full of joyousness, success & achievements. HAPPY NOROUZ! English-Learners To learn more about Norouz, click here! . .

Common Interjections & Exclamations 12

Common Interjections & Exclamations
Common Interjections & Exclamations in English What’s the difference between an exclamation and an interjection? There are 9 basic parts of speech: Noun Article Adjective Verb Adverb Preposition Pronoun Conjunction Interjection An interjection are all those words that you can just say by themselves and add an exclamation point to. “Wow!” “OY!” “D’oh!” Those are ...

History Of Nowruz (Iranian New Year Feast) 4

History Of Nowruz (Iranian New Year Feast)
. .   What is Nowruz? What does it mean? What is the origin of this festival? Nowruz (Noruz, Norooz, Nevruz, Newruz, Navruz), also referred to as eyd-i sar-i sal and eyd-i sal-i now) or new day, is the celebration of spring equinox. It is the most cherished of all the Iranian festivals and is ...

Confusing Words in English

Confusing Words in English
It’s been said that English is one of the most difficult languages in the world to learn because it has so many exceptions to its own rules.  One problem students of English as a second language face are homophones – words that sound alike but have entirely different meanings. Another common problem is single words ...