Els tres significats de la paraula ‘Then’ en anglès


Hi ha paraules que en anglès s’utilitzen molt més que unes altres perquè tenen més d’un significat, com per exemple “get”, “even” i “anyway”. Això mateix succeeix amb ‘then’ paraula de la qual us parlarem avui i que el seu freqüent ús la converteix en una paraula bàsica d’aquest idioma. Perquè no tingueu cap dubte …

Paraules homògrafes en anglès


Stage 5 Stage 6 Stage 7 En articles anteriors us hem parlat de l’important que és la pronunciació en anglès i especialment quan ens trobem davant paraules que s’escriuen igual però la seva pronunciació és diferent i el seu significat també. Saps de quines paraules t’estem parlant? Efectivament, ens estem referint a aquestes paraules que …

Mixed Conditionals (Part Two)
Recursos gratüits d’anglès


Stage 8 Stage 9 Stage 10   This week’s blog is about mixed conditionals. We sometimes mix the structure of conditional sentences. Generally, this is done by mixing the second and third conditionals.   Download Exercise   Firstly it is important to know the structure of these conditionals.   The 2nd Conditional is: “If + …

Prepositions in English
Recursos gratüits anglès


Stage 4 Stage 5 Stage 6   This week’s blog is about prepositions. These words are often difficult for students to learn how to use, mainly because the use of a preposition depends on things such as location when speaking, the size of the thing you are speaking about or how you do the action. …

Each other and One another
Recursos gratuïts anglès


Stage 3 Stage 4 Stage 5   John is speaking to Richard. Richard is speaking to John. We can say that John and Richard are speaking to each other. The hotel faces the shoe shop. The shoe shop faces the hotel. Therefore we can say that the hotel and the shoe shop face each other. …

The Gerund and the Present Participle in English


Stage 5 Stage 6 Stage 7   There is a certain suffix that all students of English know, and that is ‘-ing.’ We add this suffix to the end of a verb. Studying, eating, reading, sleeping. However, the same word can be classified in two different ways: as a gerund, or as a present participle. …

Verb + Gerund or Infinitive?


Stage 8 Stage 9 Stage 10 In English, when we want to follow a verb immediately with another verb, the second verb must take the form of either a gerund or an infinitive. The tricky part is discovering which verb is followed by what form. There is no rule that will help you to decide …

False Friends Between English and Spanish


Stage 6 Stage 7 Stage 8 Spanish and English have a lot of words that are either the same or at the very least close enough to be understood without having ever learned the language. These include a multitude of words that end in either –tion in English or –cion in Spanish. For example, “Education” …

Prepositions Related to Time


Stage 5 Stage 6 Stage 7 Prepositions, the great struggle for students of English everywhere! Although there exist some rules related to the use of prepositions, they must be learned, for the most part, by practice and trial and error. One useful way to learn them is by separating them into basic general categories, which …