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6 Essential English Slang Expressions

12 czerwca 2017, poniedziałek,

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


10 Slang Phrases You Should Know

24 kwietnia 2017, poniedziałek,

Writing an article about British slang is bound to provoke shouts from language purists: ‘That’s not correct English!’ In some ways, they’re right. Slang is usually absent from English dictionaries and is often different in each region around the world … Czytaj dalej


Top 5 Mistakes Poles Make in English: Grammar

3 października 2016, poniedziałek,

One of our most popular ever Britit posts was published a year ago today  Top 5 Mistakes Poles Make in English: Grammar.  It stimulated lots of observations and debate. Read through the post, then the feedback and let us know how you … Czytaj dalej


Corporate – Top 7 Phrases for ‘Office Speak’

25 kwietnia 2016, poniedziałek,

New corporate language There’s a new language in the world of business. It’s not Mandarin Chinese, which some predict will become an essential office language in the future. It’s not even English, which has been considered a global corporate language … Czytaj dalej


Corporate Business Skills – Decision Making

15 lutego 2016, poniedziałek,

Welcome back BritIt blog readers! It’s Neil Evans here again to  bring you some business English insights and ideas on how to successfully manoeuvre within the corporate sector. I’ve already brought you posts on negotiations, email writing and more. Today, … Czytaj dalej


Corporate Soft Skills: 6 Top Tips for Networking and Relationship Building

18 stycznia 2016, poniedziałek,

Networking and relationship building A common English proverb is ‘don’t judge a book by its cover’ but in business, first impressions really do count. In an increasingly competitive job market, you want to give the right impression to a potential … Czytaj dalej