It is a very lucky set of circumstances when a word in a particular language is strikingly similar in a language that we happen to be learning. This occurs very often with words that tend to be newer in their … Czytaj dalej
Meaning: Something or someone that brings positive ideas and new energy to a situation.
Take a look around you when you are walking through the city, on public transport, in a restaurant, or even driving, and you can be sure that you will see a person using a mobile phone. They are playing games, … Czytaj dalej
Meaning: Relax and be yourself (especially in contrast to the person we often have to be at work and under pressure).
The term backpacker can be used to refer to a few things. For example in North America, it may refer to anyone going on a camping trip into the woods or for an extended hiking trip and wearing a back … Czytaj dalej
Meaning: A sudden fast fall of prices, value, etc.
It goes without saying that summer is the time for all kinds of festivals. Have you planned your holiday yet? Have you thought of going to a music festival? If not, it’s not too late! We’ve got a fine selection … Czytaj dalej
Meaning: To be a problem to the extent that something might not work or continue to happen
Well summer is here and it is probably high time for most of you to be off on a great summer holiday with a warmer climate and clean sandy beaches. Many travellers who have a good command of English still … Czytaj dalej
Here are 6 more English slang expressions to ‘lighten your lingo’ this week. Slang Expression 1: To pull (verb) ‘Pull’ is similar to the American term ‘hook-up’: it generally means to kiss, but it can also mean relations progress a lot further than … Czytaj dalej