British Slang If you’re planning on visiting London in the future, you might just want to familiarise yourself with some British Slang expressions that are very commonly used by the British. They will be very useful particularly if you’re likely to be socialising with Londoners. 1. “Mind The Gap” Grammar Girl Mignon Fogarty is the founder of the Quick and Dirty Tips network and creator of Grammar Girl, which has been named one of Writer's Digest's 101 best websites for writers multiple times. The Grammar Girl podcast has also won Best Education Podcast multiple times in the Podcast Awards, and Mignon is an inductee in the Podcasting Hall of Fame. Mignon is the author of the New York Times best-seller "Grammar Girl's Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing" and six other books on writing.
Curso de Inglés Avanzado Lección 1 Writing a formal email Here are some formal expressions you can use when writing a formal email. How to begin your email: _ Thank you for your prompt reply. - In reply to your email... - Thank you for your email in which you... - Many thanks for contacting us about.... - I am writing to inform you.... / I am writing to request... / I am writing to point out that... / I am writing in reference to... / I am writing to enquire about... How to finish your email: - Please, contact me again if you need any more information. - Let me know if you need anything else. - I look forward to seeing you/I look forward to hearing from you/I look forward to meeting you/I look forward to speaking to you/I look forward to receiving the information - If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact me. - Kind regards, - Sincerely,.
Basic English international wordlist Wikipedia:Basic English international wordlist From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation, search This is a list of Basic English "international" words in alphabetical order. These words are similar in many Western languages, are used in diplomacy or schools, or are international standards. alcohol • Algebra • aluminium/aluminum • ammonia • anaesthetic/anesthetic • April • Arithmetic • asbestos • August • automobile
Talk2Me English : The world's 'English Mania' TED talk by Jay Walker: High intermediate video lesson Why are so many people trying to learn English? Is it mania or is it a necessity? Is the world obsessed with learning to speak English? Paragraph Writing Exercises In Process Writing, we have emphasized the fact that it is very hard for the teacher to concentrate on both the grammar and the organization errors on a student paper and still not discourage the student with those red marks all over the paper. Instead, we have suggested that the students should be able to comment on and edit their own paper to a certain extent. The advantages of such an approach would be raising awareness of the student and reducing the workload of the teacher. The exercises we have here are organized in such a way that the students will concentrate on only one thing (e.g. organization, grammar, vocabulary choice, etc.) at a time.
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