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Facts about Britain. Education in Britain Part 2. Education in Britain Part 1. London. One of the world's most visited cities, London has something for everyone: from history and culture to fine food and good times.

London

A Tale of Two Cities London is as much about wide-open spaces and leafy escapes as it is high-density, sight-packed exploration. Central London is where you will find the major museums, galleries and most iconic sights, but visit Hampstead Heath or the new Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park to escape the crowds and view the city’s greener hues up close. Or venture even further out to Kew Gardens, Richmond or Hampton Court Palace for excellent panoramas of riverside London. Diversity This city is very multicultural, with a third of all Londoners foreign born, representing 270 different nationalities. Why I love London By Steve Fallon, Author Like most Londoners, I revel in all our familiar landmarks – Big Ben, Tower Bridge, the murky Thames, the London Eye. Art & Culture A tireless innovator of art and culture, London is a city of ideas and the imagination. Great Britain: Every quirky fact you need to know.

Pom or Pommy: Used in Australia, New Zealand and South Africa.

Great Britain: Every quirky fact you need to know

The origin is unknown, although the strongest theory is that it's a contraction of pomegranate which was Australian rhyming slang for immigrant. Sassenach: Used by the Scots and Irish to describe the English. The term is derived from the Scottish Gaelic for Saxon. Les goddams: A historic term of abuse coined by the French to denote the English, who were notorious for frequent swearing (God damn!) During the Hundred Years War (1337-1453). The following laws are allegedly still in existence on the statute book in England and Wales: It is illegal to enter the Houses of Parliament wearing a suit of armour.

It is illegal to eat mince pies on Christmas Day. 69 Fun Facts about the UK. With the Olympics currently going on and taking place in London, I think this has only fuelled everyone’s obsession with everything British – because really, everyone has at least one totally British thing they love (Whether it’s rock music, Harry Potter, the Royal Family, tea, soccer, culture, or the lovely British accent).

69 Fun Facts about the UK

So here’s 69 fun facts about the UK. Enjoy! 1. Big Ben does not refer to the clock, but actually the bell. 2. London has been called Londonium, Ludenwic, and Ludenburg in the past. 3. All about the Royal Family 17. Learn to code. BBC Radio 4 - A History of Britain in Numbers - Downloads. BBC Radio 4 - The Film Programme, A tour of the British Isles in accents. English Irregular Verbs. Regular Verbs List. Language Games – Macmillan Dictionary. EnglishSpace. Verbs - Likes. Learn English ESL Irregular Verbs Grammar Rap Song! StickStuckStuck with Flue... Irregular Verbs. So, YAY!

Irregular Verbs

We finally sold our house and moved! What a big job...and time zapper! Thankfully we were able to find a great rental (and by great I mean good neighborhood, clean, good size, etc.) close by until we are able to move closer to home (Vermont!) Of course, with all the moving I've had very little time to blog! However, I took a little time today and got a new product up on TeachersPayTeachers - an irregular verb foldable graphic organizer. To buy this graphic organizer, head on over to my TeachersPayTeachers Store! Irregular verbs again. I have already published several posts on irregular verbs: Past participles – divided according to the pronunciation and Present perfect tense.

Irregular verbs again

However, a week ago a student of mine contacted me and asked me if I could create a way for him to learn the irregular verbs. He spends a lot of time driving so he asked me to prepare something to listen to in his car. Irregular Verbs Exercise 2. Irregular Verbs Exercise 1. Irregular verbs straightforward #2 - Games to learn English. As students reacted very positively to the first post on irregular verbs I am going to continue with teaching the irregular verbs in this way.

Irregular verbs straightforward #2 - Games to learn English

Once again I am going to teach 24 irregular verbs with their past tense and past participle. The verbs are divided into two groups of 12 and there are separate worksheets and videos for teaching them. ADVERT: If you are a teacher you do not have to use all of the activities and worksheets below. However, if you are a student I recommend that you complete all the worksheets and activities. Irregular Verb Dictionary. Englishpage.com's Irregular Verb Dictionary for English learners contains over 370 irregular verbs used in modern English.

Irregular Verb Dictionary

To view our Extended Irregular Verb Dictionary, which contains over 470 verbs including rare and antiquated forms, Click Here. Alternate forms are separated by /. The first form listed is the most commonly used. [More info]Forms which are primarily used in British English are in italics. [More info]To view a definition of the verb, click on the infinitive form.To learn more about confusing forms, click on the information link [?].

English - English Irregular Verbs. Www.englishirregularverbs.com provides you the best and fastest way to learn one of the most important things in English, the irregular verbs.

English - English Irregular Verbs

This group of verbs are the same in the simple form, simple past and past participle. Common Irregular Verbs – Grouped. VerbBusters. Unlikely Animal Friends - Episode 1. BBC Radio 4. Quantum Physics NOVA - HD. 60 minutes. Watch Language Matters Online. A personalized PBS video experience is only a few clicks away.

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You’ll be able to manage videos in your Watchlist, keep track of your favorite shows, watch PBS in high definition, and much more! Watch Sacred Journeys Online. A personalized PBS video experience is only a few clicks away.

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Use one of the services below to sign-in to PBS, and you'll be able to manage videos in your Watchlist, keep track of your favorite shows, watch PBS in high definition, and much more! You've just tried to add this video to your Watchlist so you can watch it later. But first, we need you to sign-in to PBS using one of the services below. Day 5 of my Grammarly Christmas: prepositions of time.

Those of you who dropped by yesterday will already know that I’m embarking on ‘The 12 Grammarly Days of Christmas’. Day 4 of my Grammarly Christmas: using video clips to teach grammar. If you’ve been reading the blog recently, you’ll know that I’m embarking on ‘The 12 Grammarly Days of Christmas’. Every day for twelve days, I’ll be writing a post highlighting the rules that govern the ways we use a certain grammatical point, along with ideas to help those of us who get confused by said grammar point, and maybe even a few activities thrown in for good measure. Today is now the fourth day in my Christmas posting extravaganza and with each passing day I’m feeling steadily more confident I can do it! Day 3 of my Grammarly Christmas: past perfect and past perfect continuous.

Those of you who dropped by yesterday will already know that I’m in a sharing mood because it’s Christmas! As crazy as I might be for trying it, I’m embarking on ‘The 12 Grammarly Days of Christmas’. Every day for twelve days, I’ll be posting an infographic highlighting the rules that govern the ways we use a certain grammatical point, along with ideas to help those of us who get confused by said grammar point, and maybe even a few activities thrown in for good measure. Day 2 of my Grammarly Christmas: for and since with present perfect. Those of you who dropped by yesterday will already know that I’m in a sharing mood because it’s Christmas! As crazy as I might be for trying it, I’m embarking on ‘The 12 Grammarly Days of Christmas’.

Every day for the next twelve days, I’ll be posting an infographic highlighting the rules that govern the ways we use a certain grammatical point, along with ideas to help those of us who get confused by said grammar point, and maybe even a few activities thrown in for good measure. Today is only the second day of my Christmas posting extravaganza, but I’m already feeling confident I can do it! Let’s continue in classic style, by looking at the differences between the uses of for and since with the present perfect simple tense… On the face of it, the way we use ‘for’ and ‘since’ with the present perfect is really straightforward. Now we get to the point where you skip ahead if you’re familiar with the form, this next part is for native speakers who don’t know English grammar! Day 1 of my Grammarly Christmas: present perfect continuous.

Well, everyone… it’s Christmas and I’m in a sharing mood! As crazy as I might be for trying it, I’m embarking on ‘The 12 Grammarly Days of Christmas’. Every day for the next twelve days, I’ll post an infographic highlighting the rules that govern the ways we use a certain grammatical point, along with ideas to help those of us who get confused by said grammar point, and maybe even a few activities thrown in for good measure. Sounds a little bit crazy already, doesn’t it? Well, maybe it is, but I’m in a festive mood, so I’ll give it a go! Let’s start in classic style, by looking at the differences between the present perfect simple tense and the present perfect continuous tense… Although the differences between the present perfect simple tense and the present perfect continuous tense are subtle, understanding them can be important for correctly conveying our thoughts. Day 10 of my Grammarly Christmas: an activity for teaching there is/are.

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