Learning English ...
Follow
Find
14.9K views | +1 today
 
Scooped by Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat
onto Learning English is a Journey
Scoop.it!

English With R - Have Fun Learning English

English With R - Have Fun Learning English | Learning English is a Journey | Scoop.it
Welcome to English With R, an online guideline for learning English. Daily English, Grammar, Vocabulary, Pronunciation, American slang and much more.
Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat's insight:

I've just discovered this blog through one of my FB Groups. The blogger is not a native speaker of English or an English Language Teacher. Yet, he shares his tips on how to learn English and has produced some useful posts for learners.

more...
No comment yet.
Learning English is a Journey
Exploring the English Language in a creative and meaningful way.
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat
Scoop.it!

A word on Grammar: made from/of/by/with

A word on Grammar: made from/of/by/with | Learning English is a Journey | Scoop.it
Today the focus is on the verb "make" and  what it means when it collocates with four
different prepositions, namely" from","of" "by" and "with". Choosing the right preposition can be a bit tricky sometimes . I hope the explanation below helps you
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat
Scoop.it!

10 Common English Phrasal Verbs with COME

10 Common English Phrasal Verbs with COME | Learning English is a Journey | Scoop.it
= find something by accident When I was cleaning my room, I came across my middle-school diaries. = accompany someone when going somewhere We’re going to
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat
Scoop.it!

20 English Collocations with the Word BREAK

20 English Collocations with the Word BREAK | Learning English is a Journey | Scoop.it
Break is one of the most common verbs in the English language. Here are some common collocations using the word break! = stop doing the habit = fracture
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat
Scoop.it!

Learn Conversational English Online by Watching Vlogs - YouTube

https://www.tofluency.com/tools - In this video lesson, I talk about how you can learn conversational English by watching vlogs online. Learn what vlogs are ...
Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat's insight:

Do you know what is a vlog?

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat
Scoop.it!

Self-studying for IELTS: a tip for improving your speaking score

Self-studying for IELTS: a tip for improving your speaking score | Learning English is a Journey | Scoop.it
Update. I was delighted to hear that this post got shortlisted for Teaching English – British Council blog award. If you decide to vote for it (in which case, THANK YOU! :)), let them know by ‘liki...
Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat's insight:

For those of you studying for IELTS, this post by Olya Sergeeva is a must read. 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat
Scoop.it!

35 Idioms for class

35 Idioms for class | Learning English is a Journey | Scoop.it
Time to get Schooled!!! 35 classroom idioms and how to use them.
Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat's insight:

Rob Howard's latest post.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat
Scoop.it!

Best Music to Learn English

Best Music to Learn English | Learning English is a Journey | Scoop.it
Here are my top 5 music artists that English students should listen to. They have been chosen because they have clear pronunciation and great vocabulary.
Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat's insight:

Which music artist do you find easy to follow?

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat
Scoop.it!

Learn the collocations with have

Learn the collocations with have | Learning English is a Journey | Scoop.it
Jason R. Levine produces some of the best videos for teaching and learning English online. You probably know his super famous rap on irregular verbs. However, for this post we agreed to create materia...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat
Scoop.it!

#World English Language Day: The Influence of Technology on the English Language Over The Centuries | English with a Twist

#World English Language Day: The Influence of Technology on the English Language Over The Centuries | English with a Twist | Learning English is a Journey | Scoop.it
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat
Scoop.it!

25 English Expressions with the Word PAPER

25 English Expressions with the Word PAPER | Learning English is a Journey | Scoop.it
One unit of paper is called a sheet of paper or a piece of paper. If the paper has horizontal lines on it, then it is called lined paper or notebook pape
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat
Scoop.it!

Learning a language – 10 things you need to know

Learning a language – 10 things you need to know | Learning English is a Journey | Scoop.it
Thinking about learning a foreign language? From ignoring your age to avoiding the F-word, our multilingual experts share their tips
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat
Scoop.it!

12 British Legal Terms Explained

12 British Legal Terms Explained | Learning English is a Journey | Scoop.it
Although English courtroom dramas keep American fans riveted, some legal terms can be a bit of a muddle, leaving statesiders confused.
Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat's insight:

For those of you who are interested in the British Legal System (excluding Scotland and Northern Ireland that have a different legal system), or like following British legal dramas, these terms could come in useful.

 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat
Scoop.it!

Hit The Road, Paul! - YouTube

Hit The Road, Paul! - YouTube | Learning English is a Journey | Scoop.it
Get ready to HIT THE ROAD with me as we learn idioms & speaking patterns while driving through the city.
Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat's insight:

If you're interested in driving and travel, Story Paul's innovative and engaging series of videos will help you learn the idioms and expressions associated to these activities.This is a must-have in your list of resources. Enjoy!

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat
Scoop.it!

Tips for developing your listening skills 1 - dictations (1)

Tips for developing your listening skills 1 - dictations (1) | Learning English is a Journey | Scoop.it
Let's face it: listening in another language is hard. Really hard. Golden rule #1 for developing your listening is to listen often. There is no replacement for regular listening practice. This coul...
Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat's insight:

In this post, Lizzie Pinard explains how to use dictation to improve your listening skills.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat
Scoop.it!

25 BEST WEBSITES FOR LEARNING ENGLISH

25 BEST WEBSITES FOR LEARNING ENGLISH | Learning English is a Journey | Scoop.it
Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat's insight:

There is something for everyone.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat
Scoop.it!

Do you like...? What's it like? Learn English with Simple English Videos - YouTube

You can see this video with a clickable transcript at our video website: http://www.SimpleEnglishVideos.com Many thanks to Jase and Kathy for appearing in th...
Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat's insight:

This is an excellent video by Vicki Hollett to explain the use of "like" as a verb and preposition.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat
Scoop.it!

17 Best Reasons to take a Conversation Course

17 Best Reasons to take a Conversation Course | Learning English is a Journey | Scoop.it
This week, a look at why you should consider conversation classes for furthering your advanced level skills.
Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat's insight:

Rob Howard's latest post giving you some excellent reasons to start a conversation course. What are you waiting for?

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat
Scoop.it!

You've gotta fight, for your right, to learn.

You've gotta fight, for your right, to learn. | Learning English is a Journey | Scoop.it
The right match between teacher and student is extremely important towards success. Here are tips to help ensure the fit.
Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat's insight:

The course is yours, the learner. If it's not working for you, talk to your teacher. But remember to give positive feedback, too. We teachers appreciate it!

Good tips from Rob Howard's Online Language Center. 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat
Scoop.it!

Learn Languages Better – A Language Learner Once Again (feat. Vicky Loras)

Learn Languages Better – A Language Learner Once Again (feat. Vicky Loras) | Learning English is a Journey | Scoop.it
it gives me great pleasure to feature Vicky Loras as a guest author on my blog tonight. I've known her blog about education for a long time, and I admire the...
Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat's insight:

A language teacher as a language learner - featuring the lovely Vicky Loras.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat
Scoop.it!

Miss or Lose? Learn English with Simple English Videos - YouTube

You can see this video with a clickable transcript at our video website: http://www.SimpleEnglishVideos.com We also make videos for organizations - promotion...
Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat's insight:

 Another excellent video from Vicki Hollett.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat
Scoop.it!

Preparing for IELTS: Useful Links

Preparing for IELTS: Useful Links | Learning English is a Journey | Scoop.it
Are you currently preparing for the IELTS exam? If so, you might have noticed that there is a lot of stuff available on the internet to help you. But where do you start? Here! This post gives you a...
Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat's insight:

For those of you preparing for IELTS, these links prepared by Lizzie Pinard might be of real help.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat
Scoop.it!

How to Study Vocabulary Words

How to Study Vocabulary Words | Learning English is a Journey | Scoop.it
5 useful methods you can start using today to learn new words effectively.
Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat's insight:

Some useful tips from Really Learn English

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat
Scoop.it!

How long does it take? Learn English with Simple English Videos - YouTube

To see a video on 'How long does it last?' follow this link:http://youtu.be/VMQFXrf6XqI To see a video on the difference between the verbs 'take' and 'last',...
Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat's insight:

How long does it take? We use this expression to refer to time and journeys.

This video shows you how to use it. 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat
Scoop.it!

High or Tall? Learn English with Simple English Videos - YouTube

You can see this video with a clickable transcript at our video website: http://www.simpleEnglishvideos.com/vocabulary Follow me on twitter @VickiVideos so y...
Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat's insight:

Tall or high - which one to use and when? This video by the wonderful Vicki Hollett gives you a simple but clear explanation.

more...
No comment yet.