A2Z English Blog

Feeling Homesick

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It is completely natural to occasionally miss your country when you live abroad. It doesn't matter how much you like the new place or how long you have been living there. Here are several tips about what you could do to reduce the blues.

 

Listen to Music from Your Country

Drôles d'espressions irlandaises

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Aujourd'hui, nous allons vous presenter l'Irlande avec quelques expressions typiquement irlandaises. Ne vous inquitez pas - les expressions sont en anglais!

 

'like hen's teeth'

signification: très rare

'These days, a good friend is like hen's teeth.'

 

'do the messages'

How to Introduce Yourself

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If you are a learner of English as a foreign language, the chances are that you have already introduced yourself in English at least once. Self-introduction is a rather common exercise – both in writing and speaking. Among others, new teachers, English-speaking friends and examination staff are likely to ask you to introduce yourself. In this article, we will offer you some tips about how to introduce yourself in the most pleasant way and meet specific expectations if needed.

Strange Irish Expressions

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Today, we are going to teach you more about Ireland through a number of typically Irish expressions. Don't worry – these are all in English !

 

'like hen's teeth'

meaning: very rare

'These days, a good friend is like hen's teeth.'

 

'do the messages'

Beside vs Besides

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Are these two very similarly sounding and similarly spelled words synonyms (like 'anyway' and 'anyways', for example?). In fact, they are not, and you should be careful in their usage. The good news is that the distinction of meaning is very clear and easy to memorise with the help of some common examples.

 

Beside

TOEFL: Yazma

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Biz TOEFL iBT sınavının son bölümüne ulaştı .

 

Genel Bakış

Yazma TOEFL son bölümü, ve tamamlamak için 50 dakika sürer.

Idiom of the Week

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TOEFL: Writing

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We reached the last section of the TOEFL iBT examination : the Writing.

 

Overview

The Writing is the last section of the TOEFL, and it takes 50 minutes to complete.

Using a Variety of Sentences When Writing

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You must have heard from your teachers that you should use a variety of sentences when writing. They are likely to even feature this as one of the points you are graded on. In this article, we will explain to you in detail what is meant by 'a variety of sentences' and how you can apply it effectively in your ESL writing.

 

Why Is It Important ?

La historia de Rolls-Royce

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