It was one of the largest empires ever, but how did the British Empire affect the development of English as a language.
In this week’s word story, we look at the origin of the word ‘January’, how it is used and why it gave its name to one of the greatest cities in the world.
I’ve been learning the guitar recently. There are a number of lessons I have taken from learning the guitar which are useful for learning English.
English doesn’t have masculine and feminine words, which makes learning the language a bit easier. But have you ever thought about why English doesn’t do what most other languages do? And does this mean English is not a sexist language? Listen to find out.
A short story with lots of expressions that use the word “bed”. Enjoy, but don’t fall asleep!
Lots of students have specific problems with listening in English. Here are my top ten tips for improving your English listening skills.