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Aligning tenses in English: what Russian-speakers often make mistakes

One of the most controversial topics in the English language is the coordination of tenses, writes Stanislav Inyashkin on his channel on Yandex.Zen. Further - from the first person. Tasks on this topic, as a rule, consist in converting direct speech into indirect speech. Wherein…

How to quickly improve your English: tips from professionals on what is really important in the language and what you can 'score' on

Fluency in English is a skill that everyone needs in our time. And with the start of a full-scale war, it became even more relevant for Ukrainians, because someone had to move abroad, and someone had to look for remote work in foreign companies. How to study...

A worm in an ear and an elephant in a room: English idioms, ignorance of which can create an awkward situation

Each of us is used to using certain idioms in our own language. We automatically know their meaning and do not even think about how illogical they are at times. For example, “to reach the pen” is clear to everyone, but who knows exactly why ...

Ten Telegram Channels for Learning English

You can learn English using your favorite messenger. Lifehacker has made a selection of several Telegram channels for learning English that are worth subscribing to. And in Telegram, you can find out a lot of interesting things about immigration and life in the United States - for this, subscribe to the ForumDaily channel. 1. "Slang Bang!" Atypical ...

15 English words and phrases that will make you a native speaker

In the English language there are a huge number of phrases that are constantly used by native speakers, but foreigners hardly know. The Lifehacker edition has collected 15 such expressions that will allow you to pass for your own in an English-speaking company. 1. Firstly, secondly, thirdly ... "First, secondly, thirdly ..." For English ...

Sticking to TikTok with benefit: funny and useful videos about the English language

Remember the moment when, in a rush to learn something new, you take your phone, unlock the screen, and there it is a treasured application in which you can sit for 3 hours without noticing anything around you, because it is cozy and fun there. There is only…

15 tricky English phrases that many people misunderstand

Sometimes you just want to turn on the internal dictionary and translate a seemingly simple expression from English. But there are such popular phrases that simply cannot be translated verbatim: they can have additional meaning or completely unexpected meaning. Bright Side got interested in the intricacies of spoken English and compiled a list of the most common phrases that ...

Five exciting Netflix series to help you improve your English

Learning English always seems like a long and boring process, but modern technology and approach to education is changing everything. Now, in order to improve your knowledge and replenish your vocabulary, you just need to watch TV shows on Netflix, and Happy Monday will tell you which ones. Sometimes we underestimate...

Tricks that will help to learn the language, even those who have long been desperate

Maria, a teacher and blog author, once, like everyone else, suffered from English. It was very difficult for her to learn the language: hundreds of grammatical rules, which seemed to be written by the author of technical instructions for rocket launchers with the only task - to confuse even more. Years later, she learned English and decided ...

Americans teach Ukrainians English for free

For more than two months, Ukraine has been living in a state of full-scale war. Over 10 million Ukrainians were forced to leave their homes in search of safety for themselves and their families, half of them went to other countries. But for the arrangement of life for them now ...

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