In previous blogs we have discussed mistakes which are frequently made by Polish learners specifically but are there mistakes made by learners of English which are generally very universal? Before we look at the most generic kinds of mistakes learners … Czytaj dalej
Every year people from all over the world travel to London for the Notting Hill carnival. A feast of fantastic music, color and spectacle make the festival what it is! People from all ethnic backgrounds enjoy themselves put their cares … 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.
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