Tail Questions: preguntes esclaridores en anglès


Stage 6 Stage 7 Stage 8   In Spanish, there’s a very interesting way that we can use the word ‘no.’ When we think something is true and we want confirmation from another person, we can say it at the end of a sentence, with the intonation we use to indicate a question. The following …

Les diferències entre ‘Die’, ‘Death’ ‘Dead’


Stage 4 Stage 5 Stage 6   Aquestes tres paraules en anglès solen portar-nos de cap en ser molt similars i girar entorn al mateix significat. No obstant això, existeix una substancial diferència entre elles que hem de tenir molt clara.   Download Exercise   Quina és la diferència entre els termes en anglès: ‘die’, …

The different uses of: If, Whether, Supposing and Provided


Stage 5 Stage 6   This week we will be looking at the different ways we use the words if, whether, supposing and provided. Most students immediately recognize the word if, as it is a fundamental part of forming the conditionals: the Zero, First, Second, and Third conditionals. Before we go any further, let’s refresh …

The meanings of the verb ‘get’


Stage 4 Stage 5 Stage 6   This week, we’ll be looking about some meanings of the verb ‘get’ that do not appear in the book. In class, we have practiced the verb ‘get’ with the meanings of ‘become,’ ‘arrive,’ ‘obtain,’ ‘receive,’ and ‘fetch.’ But there are many other meanings of the verb, some of …

Active and Passive Voice in use


Stage 5 Stage 6 Stage 7   Today we are going to look at the Active and Passive Voice, and specifically look at the uses of the Passive Voice in everyday conversation and writing. We normally speak in the Active Voice, but sometimes it is necessary and very useful to speak in the Passive Voice. …

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 …

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. …

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. …