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If I could turn back time…

If I could turn back time…

By Ed Tyrrell / 6 ottobre 2017

Time travel. Something we have all dreamed about or spoken about with friends at some stage or another. Books and movies have been dedicated to the fantastic possibilities of man oneday discovering a means to do so.

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‘Area’ and its uses.

‘Area’ and its uses.

By Ed Tyrrell / 6 ottobre 2017

The noun ‘area’ is of great importance in terms of ‘valuable vocabulary’ as it is used in quite a few ways in everyday English.

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6 ottobre 2017

The First Conditional

The conditionals often cause problems, which may be related to different structures, or to somewhat different uses in different languages. However, they all usually express the same ideas. A result based on a condition. In English, the probability / possibility of the condition becoming a reality is what determines which conditional structure we choose.

Too much ‘Nice’ in the world? (Part 2)

Too much ‘Nice’ in the world? (Part 2)

By Ed Tyrrell / 28 settembre 2017

As a follow-up vocabulary exercise for all of those nice, or should I say lovely, words from my previous post, I have created a little crossword!

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The 100-Day English Challenge

By Ed Tyrrell / 26 settembre 2017

How brave are you? Really? You know you have to improve your English, that is why you are reading my blog, isn’t it? Well, despite the fact that there are many ‘courses’ and books that promise to teach you English in 60 days etc., learning English takes a long time and a lot of hard work.

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Big, Very Big, Very Very Big!

Big, Very Big, Very Very Big!

By Ed Tyrrell / 26 settembre 2017

Part 1 – Synonyms for BIG – Level: Pre-Intermediate and above.

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The Monster You Left Behind

The Monster You Left Behind

By Ed Tyrrell / 26 settembre 2017

This is a little poem to challenge you. It is a high-level exercise based not on individual words, but rather on tone of voice and implied meanings. Feel free to comment with your interpretation or to contact me if you are curious to know what it means (to me!).

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