- I have Man Flu
- Apparently Giuliana Rancic has grown so weary of red carpet interviews
- There’s something going on that’s right down your alley
- Killing and destruction are gathering pace, but neither side is winning
- I don’t have any magic bullets for this problem
- pan out
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Learning English isn’t only words and grammar. The interplay of prepositions with nouns, pronouns, and phrases; colorful uses of metaphors, idioms and phrasal verbs are just some of the things that goes into it.
Write emails or post messages on social networks like a native speaker.
- I was hoping that you might consider me as a contributor on your site
- Look forward to hearing from you soon
- I'm trying to get in contact with the person in charge of
- I was just wondering if you would be open to having a discussion about
- Apologies for the delay in sending on this info.
- Just a quick reminder that ...
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A collection that allows you to be more confident while giving presentations in English. Here you'll find phrases for opening presentations, conclusions, branching topics, arguments ...
Useful phrases for hanging out in pubs, cafés, dining out etc.
Useful phrases that can help you make yourself understood in English while travelling. Directions, Hotels, Restaurants ...
This collection is aimed to help you present your tech startups or apps in English. You can browse this collection by tags to find phrases for pitching, interviewing, tech support etc.
Real and natural phrases for giving and asking for directions. No textbook bullshit.
Word expressions used in news
- Education makes a people easy to leadbut difficult to drive: easy to govern, but impossible to enslave. Peter Brougham
- Do not train children to learning by force and harshness, but direct them to it by what amuses their minds, so that you may be better able to discover with accuracy the peculiar bent of the genius of each.Plato
- It is impossible for a man to learn what he thinks he already knows.Epictetus
- One of the few things a person is willing to pay for and not get. William Lowe Bryan
- “If you want to get laid, go to college. If you want an education, go to the library.”― Frank Zappa
- “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”― Nelson Mandela
This collection is about hotels and accomodation.
Short phrases / expressions used on social media.