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Idiomatic Expressions Idiomatic expressions are a type of informal English that have a meaning different from the meaning of the words in the expression. Here's an example of an idiomatic expression. Hold your tongue. ESL Pronunciation Exercises Online ESL Pronunciation Exercises Online Practice English pronunciation through IPA phonetics. We offer free ESL Pronunciation Quizzes, Video Lessons. Graded English language dictations free online 1 Students2 Introductions3 Numbers4 Whose?5 Names and Numbers6 A Timetable7 A Form8 A Friend 19 A Friend 210 A Friend 3 1 My Cat Trotsky2 Strange Food (Anonymous)3 Tears and Laughs (Samuel Beckett)4 More Beckett5 Numbers6 That man7 Charlie & the Chocolate Factory (Roald Dahl)8 East of Eden (John Steinbeck)9 The Unicorn (James Thurber)10 A Tale of Two Cities (Charles Dickens)11 Describing Self 112 Describing Self 213 Describing Self 314 The Cemetery15 My Two Friends16 Routine 1 The Wolf (James Thurber) 2 Pooh (A A Milne)3 1984 (George Orwell) 4 Prufrock (T S Eliot)5 The Owl (James Thurber) 6 The Emperor's Clothes (H C Andersen)7 Numbers8 Earthly Powers (Anthony Burgess)9 Remains of the Day (Kazuo Ishiguro)10 Sons and Lovers (D H Lawrence)11 Lord of the Flies (William Golding)12 Emma (Jane Austen)13 The Great Gatsby (Scott Fitzgerald)14 The Hobbit (J R Tolkien)15 Three Men in a Boat (J K Jerome)
A funny story about being honest with children when talking to them Valerie was very worried about her daddy. For some time now she had noticed he was going bald. It seemed like every time she looked at him he had less hair than before. One day she rather boldly asked him, "Daddy, every day you have less hair. Why is that?" Los Tres Cerditos - The Three Little Pigs in Spanish and English Érase una vez que había una mamá cerda que tenía tres cerditos. Ella los amaba mucho, pero no había suficiente comida para alimentarlos, así que los cerditos tuvieron que ir a buscar su suerte. translation ▼▶ Once upon a time there was a mama pig who had three little pigs. She loved them very much but there was not enough food to feed them, so the little pigs had to go seek their fortune. El primer cerdito decidió ir al sur.
Where Did the English Language Come From? Or download MP3 (Right-click or option-click and save link) STEVE EMBER: This is Steve Ember. SHIRLEY GRIFFITH: And this is Shirley Griffith with the VOA Special English program EXPLORATIONS. Today we present the first of two programs about the history of the English Language. STEVE EMBER: More people are trying to learn English than any other language in the world.