Oscars 2013 The movie world’s biggest night of the year, the Academy Awards, are taking place in Los Angeles on Sunday. Take a look at the hopefuls and what’s been said about them. What movies have you seen yet? How did you like them?  http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-20969982  


You are learning English. Of course you want to speak naturally, as if you were American or British. But how can you do this? Here are five tips to help. 1 – use ‘get’ ‘Get’ is one of the most useful – and most used – words in the English language. English speakers use it […]

If Valentine’s Day Did Not Exist… It’s that time of the year when couples show their love for each other by sending cards, flowers and chocolates. But Valentine’s Day is not only about public displays of affection: in recent years it has also become big business. In the UK alone, more than £20 million is […]

LOVE IS IN THE AIR With Valentine’s Day on the 14th of this month, romance is in the air. These are some expressions to help you in the love game. We’re all looking for a soul mate — someone we can share everything important in life with. But that doesn’t mean we’re all looking for […]

Tongue-twisters 1) Whether the weather is cold. Whether the weather is hot. We’ll whether the weather, whatever the weather, whether we like it or not. 2) Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers. A peck of pickled peppers Peter Piper picked. If Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers, Where is the peck […]