esl-lounge.com Student - Learn English for Free! English Grammar, Vocabulary, Reading & Listening grammar guide Comprehensive guide to all areas of English grammar. Clear explanations Easy-to-follow examples Simple memorable rules and tips grammar exercises Check your understanding using fun grammar quizzes. Pick Out the Grammar Gremlins Pick out the Grammar Gremlins that pop up in some of the following sentences—and correct them. Good luck! The man whose coming to dinner will be an hour late. If the parties for you and me, then you and I should arrive together.
99 of the Best Windows Freeware Programs You May Not Know Of Because of the popularity of my previous article on Help Desk Geek entitled 99 ways to make your computer blazingly fast, I’ve decided to write another list post with 99 items, but this time on Windows freeware programs that you may have not heard of. If you search for “best freeware programs” or “top freeware apps”, you’ll get lots of lists, but mostly with programs everyone has already heard of: AVG anti-virus, 7-zip, Firefox, OpenOffice, etc, etc. That’s all nice and fine, but what about all those little gems programs that work great, but don’t get all the headlines?
Grammar Grammar Lessons Using the Conditional (part 1) - We use the conditional to show a possible situation based on another situation. For example: If A happens, then B will happen. More on using 'The' - Here's some specific about how to use the word 'the'.
Present Simple vs Present Continuous Consolidation PowerPoint Activity Here's a nice PowerPoint activity to consolidate the main differences between Present Simple and Present Continuous tenses. It's designed as a quiz show to engage students and bring fun to your ESL class. It's written in the "leisure activities" theme. Consolidate Present Simple and Present Continuous tenses with 15-second questions on your Smart Board The questions are written around the theme of leisure activities, so the vocabulary is chosen from that topic.
The Be an Editor Game Course Overview Title: The Be an Editor Game Type: Reading Comprehension Worksheets "Your reading comprehension materials are the best I've found on the web. They are so thorough and comprehensive! My students and I have learned a lot from them. Thanks so much!" -- Susan B., Carter, KY. 03/21/12 Like these materials? Too / enough Too / enough “In the afternoons I usually go shopping for food with Alice, except when she’s too tired. In that case, I have to go on my own. So before leaving, I go to the kitchen and see if there isn’t enough food for the rest of the week. I don’t mind going to the shopping centre alone because I always take a look at the offers of records and books, but unfortunately, they are not cheap enough.”
Definite Article Nationalities - Mastering Articles Rule 7.8: Use the definite article when referring to nationalities that do not have a plural form. Correct: The Japanese are highly regarded for their politeness. Incorrect: Japanese are highly regarded for their politeness. Correct: The English are known as a seafaring people. English In Lebrija: Second year. Listening: comparatives and superlatives Watch the following video in which some people answer questions, using comparatives and superlatives. Answer the questions below. Comparatives 1. Which twin sister is older, Adele or Keavy? How much older is she?
Listening Post — Digital Debris I create these posters with my own learners and context in mind, but I've decided to start sharing them as I think the ideas and content are highly transferrable. Please note that I provide these posters for teachers and students to use without charge, but each Listening Post poster is protected by a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Use license. Each poster is individually designed to be visually striking and instructive, containing, for example, images, vocabulary, useful collocations, or tips that relate to a particular theme. Following this, an augmented reality speech layer is added along with images, video or a kinetic typography transcript, animated to synchronise with the speech.