common errors in English usage

common errors in English usage
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Discourse Markers

Discourse Markers
Discourse markers are expressions that are used to show how discourse is constructed. They can show the connection between what a speaker is saying and what has already been said or what is going to be said; they can help to make clear the structure of what is being said; they can indicate what speakers ...

Collocations with “heavy” by R.E.Jones

Some collocations with heavy CERTAIN TYPES OF WEATHER You can talk about: a heavy snowfall / heavy snow a heavy frost heavy rain a heavy storm heavy (storm) clouds (But probably not, for example, a heavy typhoon or a heavy typhoon). WORK SCHEDULES You can talk about: a heavy schedule a heavy workload heavy day ...

Idioms Most Frequently Used in Conversation

Idioms Most Frequently Used in Conversation
Here are some Idioms with long used frequently in conversation. Useful for NON-NATIVE English Learners. Ben: Hi Jill! I haven’t seen you for ages. Jill: Yeah, long time no see! [I haven’t see you for a long time] Nancy: Hey, what happened to your plan to go on holiday with Ken? Rita: Oh, it’s a ...

How to Talk about Physical Appearance?

How to Talk about Physical Appearance?
How to talk about physical appearance? There are many ways to talk about physical appearance and describe people in English. In this post, We have provide you the most common conversations and conversational phrases which are used in describing people and talking about their physical appearance. 1. A: So, is your boss young? He is ...

Conversational Responses in English Conversations 2

Conversational Responses in English Conversations
Conversational Responses in Daily English Conversations Idioms which use in order to put emphasis on conversational responses (answers): possible stimulus: Its nearly the end of the holiday already. you say: How time flies! you mean: You are surprised at how quickly time has passed. . . possible stimulus: you can borrow my car tonight you ...

American Style Speaking No.1 2

“American Style Speaking“ is the new section in “LWL” zone. in these posts you will find a pdf file and an audio file (mp3 format) that compressed in a zip file. each post is a lesson extracted from a short story, that written in American routine talking mode which can improves your American accent speaking. in end ...

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 ...

English Idioms About Movement 3

English Idioms About Movement
English Idioms About Movement The idioms introduce here all deal with action . Some idioms related top negative actions. ♦ When people are axed,they‘re fired or lose their jobs . ♦ If a worker does something wrong , her boss may call her on the carpet , scold her or bawl her out . ♦ ...

Common English Phrases 8

Common English Phrases
During our daily conversations we face different situations that either we should agree them or disagree or sometimes ask  others for comment & even may be we want to interrupt others’ speech. Following phrases can help you. Use them in your daily conversations! Agreement I hadn’t thought of that That’s a good point Yes, I ...