Parts of the car

Parts of the car

Cars are part of our lives, when we go to the movies, market, school, etc. we use a car as a mean of transportation so, if we use a car every day, it is a good opportunity to know more vocabulary to improve your knowledge of more words. Additionally, there are many people who study […]

Can’t judge a book by its cover

Can´t judge a book by its cover

Can´t judge a book by its cover is a typical expression very common in everyday communication, Most of the times when you see a person for the first time you judge him / her according to his / her appearance, something that is not correct. Therefore, we should not judge a book by its cover, […]

Coach potato

Couch potato

I heard this idiomatic expression many times in conversations with many people. It refers to people who spend their time watching televion or doing nothing at home, all the time they are watching their favorite tv program, soap opera or movies and do not have physical activity. So, do not be a couch potato, do […]

Table

Table

  Here we have different kinds of tables, if you want to practice table tennis you have to use the right one, if you want to receive some guests you are going to use a coffee table to put the drinks and snacks, so this vocabulary is great to learn active words and communicate your […]

Book

Book

98 At home, I have a great bookshelf with many books and I usually use a bookmark to follow my reading. In this expression, I used words related to book, so in this way we can use common vocabulary about our daily activities. Book is a common word and we can learn additional words in […]

Stay Spend Pass

Stay – Spend – Pass

You can spend your days doing different activities and you can pass your time reading different novels, so, it is important to know the difference of these words to avoid misunderstandings. Remember that these words are very important to express our message in a right way if we do not use them in a good […]

Listen listen to hear

Listen – Listen to – Hear

Listen, listen to and hear are common words that we use typically every day, but many people do not know how to use them and they make many mistakes when they use these words in different texts so to establish clear differences we have this picture to show the main differences in everyday expressions.

Transportation

Transportation

Everybody likes traveling, if you are on vacations you are going to use different means of transportation to travel confortably, if you work for a company you need to go from home to work, so it is necessary to know this vocabulary to express your ideas or necessities in a right way. In this picture, […]

Wild animals

Wild Animals

As part of our daily life, we have different pets, but we know that there are many wild animals in different parts of the world. They are great, powerful and dangerous too. We can see them in their natural environment if we travel to Africa or a region free of human beings. So, learn this […]

Parts of the computer

Parts of the computer

Technology is part of our lives nowadays, we use computers everywhere, if we want to send an e-mail or surf the net we have to use a computer. So, in this picture you can see the most important parts, in the screen you can watch everything, with a keyborard you can express you ideas, emotions, […]

Relative Clauses

Relative Clauses

Relatives Clauses are very important if you want to improve your fluency, therefore is very important to recognize the right use of the relative pronouns, (who, which, whose or that) depending on the subject of the sentence.

Simple Present Tense

Simple Present Tense

Simple Present Tense is very important to talk about routines, activities that we do every day and different situations that are very common in our daily life, so it is important to use the grammar rules in a right way. Remember the correct use of “do” and “does” in the sentences.

A piece of cake

A piece of cake

This idiom is very common in native speakers when they consider that a specific activity is really easy, so do not make mistakes if you listen to a person saying this expression, if we do an activity that is too easy we can use this idiom.

Don’t cry over spilt milk

Don´t cry over the spilt milk

Many people use this idiomatic expressions in daily conversations. If we make a mistake or have a problem we must try to solve them using different strategies, therefore, it is better not to worry about things that we can change.  In this way, we are going to feel better and confortable, so don’t worry be […]

As cool as a cucumber

As cool as a cucumber

As cool as a cucumber is common used in different conversations, there are some people that have problems, but they do not feel worried or upset, on the contrary they are totally relaxed and very calm, therefore these people are all the time as cool as a cucumber.

Hold your horses

Hold your horses

“Hold your horses” means that you must be very patient and relaxed in different situations. Most of the times, when you make some decisions too quickly, you are going to face some problems, so it is better to hold your horses before doing some things.

To break the ice

To break the ice

If you are a teacher, most of the times when we have new students we use different strategies to break the ice at the class, students need to know each other. In this way, students are going to feel confortable and ready to communicate with classmates.

Chair

Chair

At home, we have different kinds of chairs, if we go to visit an older relative probably we are going to see a rocking chair, so try to use these words in the right way, as we can see there are many types of chairs and we must know their differences.

Door

Door

With this word “door” we can learn more vocabulary about our typical day. If we want to enter a building we are going to see a revolving door, if there is an emergency probably we are going to use the emergency door. These differences are very important to learn more active vocabulary.

Control Check Supervise

Control – Check – Supervise

Most of the times, we find out words that have different uses, if you are a teacher you know that it is important to express accuracy in our expressions. These words are commonly used in a wrong way, therefore, we created this picture to help you to distinguish their right use.

Reach Arrive Get

Reach – Arrive – Get

I remember when I traveled to another country and I had a friend who had problems with these words (Reach, Arrive, Get). Most of the times he used to use arrive instead of reach, so the conversation had some gaps and some incomprehensible phrases that were very uncomfortable. Taking into account this, we created this […]

Food Dish Meal

Food – Dish – Meal

Considering these words, we can say that many people make mistakes when they use them, so these words (food, dish, meal) can be used in different situations to express specific ideas. Now you are able to use them in a right way. Most of the times, when we eat something or go to a restaurant […]

Travel Journey Trip

Travel – Journey – Trip

This vocabulary is really important, so if you like traveling or visiting many places you must notice the difference to avoid misunderstandings and use the right word in the correct moment, therefore, as we can see there are clear differences in the use of these words.