Do not be afraid of mistakes in English: 4 phrases that will do everything for you

Should you be afraid to make mistakes and avoid communicating in English, or should you open up and finally start speaking? The answer, we think, is obvious, but the author of the blog Dan the American offers to reflect. Further - from the first person. You do not need to take your mistakes to heart, otherwise you can become isolated in ...

How to effectively learn a foreign language if you are already an adult

Many people think that learning foreign languages ​​is possible only in childhood and adolescence. But in adulthood, it is more than realistic to master it, writes Lifehacker. Why is it important to learn foreign languages ​​For brain development When people learn a foreign language, their brain is active ...

Can I forget my native language in emigration

Even as an adult, you can actually lose the ability to fully communicate in your own language. But explaining how and why this happens is not easy. Sophie Hardak, British of German descent, spoke especially for the Air Force about how people lose language skills and why ...

Get rid of these phrases in English if you don't want to sound silly and pompous

Be careful with what you say or type at work - it can backfire. Dozens of grammar experts said what worries them the most is when they talk to employees and read emails or personal ones from them ...

Words that even native English speakers confuse: how to understand and remember

It doesn't matter what level you have. Everyone makes mistakes in these words, notes Lifehacker. 1. Lay and lie This is the pearl of all grammatical errors. And all because the words are similar both in meaning and in sound. But still there are nuances. To ...

28 resistant English expressions that every immigrant needs to know

To expand your vocabulary, it is not enough to learn only words - it is important to know stable expressions. They are easy to remember if you know the origin story and sometimes literal meaning. Lifehacker has collected phrases that will surely make your speech richer and more interesting. 1. To go ...

40 most common mistakes in English that Russian speakers make

Everyone starts to learn a foreign language with one main goal - to learn to speak, writes Engblog.ru. In the learning process, all students make mistakes, and teachers correct, explain the rules and reinforce them in speech in order to avoid repeating these mistakes. But does it always work out ...

Better than 'very good': how to expressively replace hackneyed English words

The author of the LinguaZen channel on Yandex.Zen suggests that you familiarize yourself with the hit parade of English words that everyone uses too often. If you want to surprise native speakers with your vocabulary and make speech more expressive, learn alternative vocabulary from this article. Amazing, awesome, great - awesome, cool, ...

Tasty and healthy: how to save money on food and learn English

How cookbooks instead of textbooks can help you learn English, Share America explains. In all cultures of the world, there is a tradition of eating together. Although the cuisine, products and cooking style differ, it is customary all over the world to sit down with friends and ...

How to learn a foreign language without forgetting: a revolutionary method from a legendary linguist

Any foreign language expands horizons and opportunities. “How many languages ​​do you know - so many times you are a man,” Anton Chekhov said and did not exaggerate. Knowledge of foreign languages ​​makes it possible to communicate with a large number of people and get acquainted with other cultures. Learning languages ​​for children ...

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