DOs and DON’Ts (Taboos) in England

DOs and DON'Ts (Taboos) in England
Manners are Important DOs and DON’Ts (Taboos) in England DO …! DO stand in line: In England we like to form orderly queues (standing in line) and wait patiently for our turn e.g. boarding a bus. It is usual to queue when required, and expected that you will take your correct turn and not push ...

Paradox of Our Times (A Nice Power Point)

Paradox of Our Times (A Nice Power Point)
Paradox of Our Times Click on the picture to download the powerpoint! It’s an interesting and psychological text about changes of our life (Persian translation is attached) Today we have bigger houses and smaller families; more conveniences, but less time; We have more degrees, but less common sense; more knowledge, but less judgment; We have ...

Some Beautiful Words About Friendship 17

Some Beautiful Words About Friendship
1) Everyone hears what you say. Friends listen to what you say. Best friends listen to what you don’t say. 2) My father always used to say that when you die, if you’ve got five real friends, then you’ve had a great life. 3) Hold a true friend with both your hands. 4) A friend is ...

Merry Christmas 4

Merry Christmas
English-Learners.com wishes you a sweet new year full of joyousness and achievements. We have provide you an E-gift for your Christmas and we hope that you share it with your pals. Hope to enjoy. Have a promising and fulfilling new year! I wish you always: Air to breath, Fire to warm you, Water to drink and The ...

What Do Colors Mean? 1

We live in a colorful world. Colors represent various holidays; they are also used to express feelings and enliven language. Colors influence people and they are associated with certain feelings  and meanings. These associations are mostly defined by the cultures we live in. Also  they can make you understand  why a designer uses a specific ...

How to Use A Dictionary? 1

How to Use A Dictionary?
Online dictionaries are occasionally lacking in detail or otherwise faulty, so you will need to know how to look up a word in a dictionary. Yes, we are referring to a real-world dictionary which you can hold in your hands. Steps Hide these ads Keep a good dictionary near where you study or read. Decide ...

The “Most”… 3

The
The most SELFISH one letter word….” I ”    AVOID  IT. The most SATISFYING two-letter word…. ” WE ”   USE  IT. The most POISONOUS three-letter word…. ” EGO”   KILL  IT. The most USED four-letter word….” LOVE ”   VALUE  IT. The most PLEASING five-letter word…. ” SMILE ”   KEEP  IT. The fastest SPREADING six-letter word…. ” ...

Acronyms Beginning With Letter “A” 1

Here are some nice  & common acronyms beginning with letter “A” ,which are mostly used in informal contexts. AAMOF: as a matter of fact ABFL: a big fat lady ABT : about ADN: any day now AFAIC : as far as I’m concerned AFAICT: as far as I can tell AFAICS: as far as I ...

English Riddles (Part 2: Letters) 9

English Riddles (Part 2: Letters)
A riddle is generally a question devised so as to require clever or unexpected thinking for its answer. Here we have provide you the most common English Riddles with English alphabets and letters. Hope to enjoy. 1. What letter of the alphabet is an insect? Answer: B. (bee) 2. What letter is a part of ...

“A DEAD BODY” short story

A DEAD BODY by: Anton Chekhov The following story is reprinted from The Horse Stealers and Other Stories. Trans. Constance Garnett. New York: Macmillan, 1921. A STILL August night. A mist is rising slowly from the fields and casting an opaque veil over everything within eyesight. Lighted up by the moon, the mist gives the ...