Oxford Collocation Dictionary (PDF) 10

Oxford Collocation Dictionary (PDF) download Knowing the company a word keeps can be as easy as ABC.   A: Install a PDF reader (such as Adobe Acrobat, Foxit, etc.) on your computer. B: Open the PDF file provided in this post C: Enter the word you want to look up (in the Ctrl+F window) You ...

Words Differentiation (#2) 1

Words Differentiation (#2)
There are many  words in English which have close meanings to each other and its always hard (specially for non-native English learners) to recognize and choose when to use them. Here are some definitions & differences about some mysterious words that are so similar ! (Chapter 2 ) ‘lie’ or ‘lay’ lie : to rest; ...

Important & Not Important 3

Those who are studying for international examinations such as TOEFL or IELTS should learn how to use different similar words in their right place and situation. Here are 10 similar words which express the importance of things and situations which usually mistaken by Non-native English learners. 1. Fundamental: The base upon which a system is built ...

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 ...

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 ...

Different Types Of Stores & Shops 13

Different Types Of Stores & Shops
There so many Different words referring to different types of stores & shops where you can buy particular types of things… Stores that sell particular types of goods: Bookstore/clothes store/record store etc.: A store that sells one type of goods Grocery store: A store that sells food and other things used in the home Supermarket: ...

10 Slangs and Phrases We Use Regularly 8

10 Slangs and Phrases We Use Regularly
Idiot Idiot originally comes from the Greek word Idiotes which was used to refer to a person who was a private individual – or more specifically, one who was so preoccupied with their own personal life that they would not take part in the democratic process. In the biblical sense, the word referred to an ...

Let’s Avoid English Mistakes 1

Common Mistakes and confusing words in English How Can We Avoid English Mistakes? This is the question that most of the English Learners are looking for its answer. Here we have provide you the most common mistakes and confusing words which usually are used instead of each other wrongly by NON-NATIVE English Learners. Either vs. ...

Check Your Vocabulary for IELTS (#1)

Check Your Vocabulary for IELTS (#1)
Those who want to take part in international English exams such as IELTS or TOFEL should be acquittance with words that have similar meanings but different usage. In this post, we are going to discuss the words which refer to groups or things together. The word batch is people or things dealt with as a ...