You should spend about 20 minutes on this task. You live in a room in college which you share with another student. You find it very difficult to work there because he or she always has friends visiting. They have parties in the room and sometimes borrow your things without asking you. Write a letter …Continue reading "IELTS Writing – Task 1 – Letter 02"
— Lyrics — Hello, it's me I was wondering if after all these years you'd like to meet To go over everything They say that time's supposed to heal ya But I ain't done much healing Hello, can you hear me I'm in California dreaming about who we used to be When we were younger …Continue reading "Adele – Hello"
–Transcript — Good morning. Motor Systems UK. Can I help you? Good morning. I'm phoning from Star Cars International. I'd like to speak to someone about an order. Right. I'll put you through to the Customer Services Department. Thank you. Mark Wheeler speaking. Hello. Good morning, Mr Wheeler. This is Nick Sheridan from Star Cars …Continue reading "Telephoning in English #U1T6P1"
In this episode you can learn how to make, accept and refuse invitations in a business setting. — Transcript — VICTOR: Well, it's been good to meet you Sam, and very interesting to hear about your business. SAM: Look, we are having a small dinner for some of our clients and friends after this. Why …Continue reading "The Business of English – 02"
— Lyrics — Mmmm I get wings to fly Oh, I'm alive When you call on me When I hear you breath I get wings to fly I feel that I'm alive When you look at me I can touch the sky I know that I'm alive When you bless the day I just drift …Continue reading "Celine Dion – I’m Alive!"
Write a letter to an English-speaking friend. In your letter – explain why you changed jobs – describe your new job – tell him/her your other news — Sample Letter — Dear Sarah, I am writing to let you know that I finally got a Software Engineer position in Google. I am so happy …Continue reading "IELTS Writing – Task 1 – Letter 01"
Understanding the origins of humankind has fascinated scientists for centuries. We know that our ancestors split from those of the chimpanzee (our closest biological relative) between 4 million and 8 million years ago. Evidence from fossil bones indicates that these early ancestors spread out from Africa to other parts of the world in multiple waves …Continue reading "The Day We Learned To Think"
— Lyrics — Years ago When I was younger I kinda liked A girl I knew She was mine and we were sweethearts That was then but then it's true I'm in love with a fairytale Even though it hurts Cause I don't care if I lose my mind I'm already cursed Every day We …Continue reading "Alexander Rybak – Fairytale"
Perhaps the hardest thing about the IELTS listening test is that you only hear the recordings once. If you miss something, there's no second chance. However, when practising or when listening to anything in English at home, I recommend that you listen to the same thing several times. Every time you listen again, you'll probably …Continue reading "Listen again and again"