Stories About People (Biographies) in Easy-to-Understand English There are 265 fifteen-minute MP3 files and 11 shorter MP3 files. That is about 66 hours of listening. Activists & People Important to Social Reform Betty Friedan - Women's RightsCesar Chavez - Labor ActivistFrederick Douglass - African-Americans's RightsJane Jacobs - Activist, Writer, Moral Thinker And EconomistLabor Leaders: Samuel Gompers, John L. Lewis, Walter Reuther, A. Philip Randolph, and Cesar ChavezMargaret Sanger - Led the Fight for Birth Control for WomenMartin Luther King, Jr. - Part 1- African-Americans's RightsMartin Luther King, Jr. - Part 2Molly BrownRosa Parks - - African-Americans's RightsSamuel Gompers - 'The Grand Old Man of Labor'Susan B. Artists Athletes (People Who Do Sports) Business & Industry Henry Ford - Part 1 - Automobiles / CarsHenry Ford - Part 2Katharine Graham - Owner and Publisher of The Washington PostMadam C.J. Entertainers Health Inventors, Designers, Developers, Explorers, ... Journalists Musicians Native Americans / American Indians Old West Pilots Politicians
50 Popular English Idioms to Sound Like a Native Speaker To understand English as it is spoken in real life, you have to be familiar with idioms. They are used so much in everyday English that it is important to be aware of them. You need to learn what they mean, and how to use them to become an ‘insider’. This blog post will show you some of the most popular English idioms currently in use. Remember, knowledge is power. 50 Popular English Idioms 1. I’m not getting enough sleep these days. 2. My colleagues were surprised at the Christmas party- I let my freak flag fly and showed them a break dance routine. 3. The party got out of hand and the guests started to throw bottles at each other. 4. I just can’t get my head around the fact that Joe is leaving us. 5. My parents wanted me to give up writing, but I dug in my heels and went on to become a famous writer.My parents wanted me to give up writing, but I stuck to my guns and went on to become a famous writer. 6. 7. 8. I’ll leave no stone unturned until I find out who did this. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14.
Expressions & Sayings Index If you prefer to go directly to the meaning and origin of a specific expression, click on its relevant entry in the alphabetical list below. Use this alphabet to speed up your search: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z gapfillers File: Pronunciation 2, tongue twisters.mp3 Pronunciation 2, tongue twisters.mp3 She sells seashells on the sea shore.Red leather, yellow leather.Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers. Where's the peck of pickled peppers Peter Piper picked! TONGUE TWISTERS FOR KIDS, CHILDREN'S ENGLISH TONGUE TWISTERS Tongue Twisters it is a phrase or sentence which is hard to speak fast, usually because of alliteration or a sequence of nearly similar sounds. It helps develop speech skills & helps in speech therapy. To get the full effect of a tongue twister you should try to repeat it several times, as quickly as possible, without stumbling or mispronouncing. Here are some cool English Tongue Twisters, have fun ! A good cook could cook as much cookies as a good cook who could cook cookies I saw a saw that could out saw any other saw I ever saw. Betty Botter bought some butter, but she said "this butter's bitter! Black bug bit a big black bear. A big bug bit the little beetle but the little beetle bit the big bug back. If you understand, say "understand". I thought, I thought of thinking of thanking you. RED BULB BLUE BULB RED BULB BLUE BULB sent by geetha g (UAE) "RED BLOOD BLUE BLOOD" sent by SANGEETHA GOPAL FUJAIRAH, U.A.E bubble bobble, bubble bobble, bubble bobble Double bubble gum, bubbles double.
Primary History - Famous People - Famous Monarchs Fleex. Apprendre l'anglais en regardant des séries ou des films Fleex est un outil en ligne qui permet d’apprendre l’anglais via un système ingénieux utilisant les sous-titres des films ou des séries TV. Autant dire qu’il ne sera pas forcément très difficile de convaincre un apprenant de travailler son anglais sur un tel support de base. En tout cas cela devrait faciliter les choses. Ingénieuse idée que celle des créateurs de Fleex. Vous pouvez à tout moment en cliquant sur un mot afficher sa fiche d’identité et sa traduction. Le service Fleex est centré sur un lecteur de vidéo avec des fonctions spécifiques. Fleex est une sacré bonne idée avec une foule d’options intéressantes qui dépoussièrent sacrément certaines méthodes multimédia d’apprentissage de l’anglais. Pour utiliser Fleex il faut vous inscrire. Pour visionner des films et séries Fleex innove aussi en proposant plusieurs moyens. Ludique et efficace. Lien: Fleex Sur le même thème
Word's to Describe Tone, Attitude, and Mood - Vocabulary List accusatory expressing the assignment of blame or guiltDiamond started to fight back, pointing an accusatory finger at the Bank of England. apathetic showing little or no emotion or animationHe also missed his first five field goal attempts and appeared apathetic about attacking the basket. awe an overwhelming feeling of wonder or admirationHis words, filled with awe, help illustrate how far he has journeyed.