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In today's lesson we will look at the word hammer. A hammer is a tool for hammering things with. To hammer is to hit something with force. Captain Britlish has to use a hammer to fix his boat. This video is in 4 parts. Part 1 has no subtitles. Part 2 has subtitles (02:54). Part 3 has IPA subtitles (05:56), Part 4 has IPA and normal subtitles (08:48)
169 (One hundred and sixty-nine) Interactivities
Nastaran from Iran wrote to me and asked what are combinations such as 'flora and fauna', 'predator and prey', 'pros and cons', called? I’m not sure they have a particular name. They are sometimes called word pairs, but I prefer fixed pairs. Fixed pairs are fixed expressions that have words in a certain order and which sound very odd if the order is changed. There are many such expressions in English. In this lesson, we will look at the most common that I can think of. W
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This Video English Lesson looks at the British English idiom, a snake in the grass. I have made a visually stimulating 3D animated video to make this idiom memorable. Watch it and you will quickly learn, remember and confidently use the idiom, a snake in the grass. If you want to learn more British Idioms, I have created a site devoted to them at BritishIdioms.com.
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Life is uncertain. All of us would like to feel that there is a plan set out for us. Astrology has fascinated people for centuries because it claims to be able to provide us with a glimpse of this plan of our lives. Astrology has been rejected by the scientific community as superstition, but many people still believe in the claims of astrologers. People consult their daily horoscope in the newspapers. Romances are decided on the matching of star signs. Some people plan their lives aro