Language & Study

Nature idioms in English

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Good morning everyone! So, as we all know, English is a rich language which is full of idiomatic expressions. These are sentences that have a specific meaning which cannot be translated literally to other languages. ...

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How to speak like a South African

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Hello ABA friends! Have you heard about South Africa? No, not the south of Africa, South Africa, a country located at the very southern tip of the continent. Well, there are about 5 million people ...

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Apostrophes and Possessive Pronouns

Apostrophes and possessive pronouns

This post originally appeared on the Magoosh TOEFL blog. Today we will look at the way apostrophes are used with possessive pronouns… or rather how they aren’t used, in most cases. For the most common ...

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Learn English by watching films

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Kong: Skull Island, Beauty and the Beast, Thor: Ragnarok, Star Wars: The Last Jedi and many more besides. Our question to you is: What language do you want to see them in this year? Why ...

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The most used acronyms on the internet

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Hey everyone! How are you? According to official statistics, right now there are approximately 3.5 billion internet users in the world, almost half of the world’s population. With the internet comes social media and mobile ...

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How to understand an Irish person

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Hey everyone! How is your English coming along? Do you understand most accents? What about the Irish one? Well, in actual fact, Ireland has a variation of accents like most English speaking countries, but the ...

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