Commonly Confused Words in English

confused words

English is immense. It is the language with the vastest vocabulary in the world. On top of that, there are new words emerging every single day. Through wide usage, these words become so trendy that they are eventually officially recognized. No wonder we, English learners, have words we often confuse. The reason could arise from … Read more

Find Someone Who with C1 Phrasal Verbs

c1 phrasal verbs

Teacher’s corner! If you are teaching levels like B2 High and C1, merely following the study book syllabus is definitely not enough. With any level, to be exact. Dry and dull are such lessons. Instead, what we must do is grabbing students’ attention, giving them food for thought and catching their interest in a topic … Read more

Around the Town with B1 Phrasal Verbs

B1 Preliminary phrasal verbsA

Knowing how much English learners struggle with B1 phrasal verbs, when they reach the Cambridge B1 (PET) Preliminary level, made me think of what else can be done to help them get the hang of these verbs. Eureka! I’ve got it! Some time ago, during the summer school, I organized a scavenger hunt. The goal … Read more

A2 Level Grammar

A2 level grammar

Today we will look into all the A2 level grammar and structures that the young English high-flyers will learn along the way and will be familiar with before they go on and start the following level, B1.  Not only will you find out what the A2 level grammar topics are, you will also be invited … Read more

C1 Level Grammar Structures Part 3

c1 level grammar structures

This is the last of the three sets of C1 level grammar syllabus.  In the first part, C1 Level Grammar Structures, learners have brushed up on their paraphrasing skills; in the second one, C1 Level Grammar Structures Part 2, though, we have developed the grammar-related writing checklists for the six text types candidates must be … Read more

C1 Level Grammar Structures Part 2

c1 level grammar structures part 2

Our previous article, C1 Level Grammar Structures, has only wet our appetite for C1 level grammar structures. Why not dive further and explore some other advanced grammar components? It’s grammar time! The task below consists in identifying fourteen more C1 level grammar structures. Once familiarized yourself with them, get the hang of these as well as many … Read more

C1 Level Grammar Structures

C1 level grammar structures

Let’s talk grammar! This time, we will go a step further, far from the tediousness of the renowned (high-) intermediate grammar, with its tenses, modal verbs, and all that jazz. Are you willing to read up on B2 grammar components? Check this out: B2 First Grammar Checklist in Exam Context  We’ll spice it up today … Read more