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This Jellyfish Never Dies! *Turritopsis Dohrnii*

Turritopsis dohrnii is now officially known as the only immortal creature. The secret to eternal life, as it turns out, is not just living...

Microsoft Office Word Lesson 5

Alternate Method—Underline with the Ribbon 1. On the line that begins with "Ribbon," select the words "Underline these words." 2. Choose the Home tab. 3....

Structure Words

Structure Time (When?) Place (Where?) Prepositions Prep + Noun In 1959 On Thursday At 7:00 Before noon After hours During lunch By 5:00In the house On the table At the store Subordinators Although S V, S V S V although S V When I was young While you were here Once he arrived Before you went home After I finish my work As...

The Weather

Using verbs to describe the weather The sun is shining It's drizzling The wind is blowing It's raining (The rain is falling.) It's hailing It's pouring (The rain is pouring...

Shapes

SIMPLE STRAIGHT SIDED SHAPES Rectangle Square Triangle SIMPLE ROUNDED SHAPES Circle Oval TYPES OF TRIANGLES Equilateral triangle Isosceles triangle Right angled triangle 3D SHAPES Cone Cube Cylinder Pyramid Rectangular Prism Sphere MATHEMATICAL SHAPES Parallelogram Pentagon - 5 sides Hexagon - 6 sides Octagon - 8 sides COMPLEX MISCELLANEOUS SHAPES Coffin Diamond Heart Kite Petal Shell Star Teardrop https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OEbRDtCAFdU

Verb and Preposition Collocations

The following is a list of verbs and prepositions which commonly appear together. accuse (someone) of ( something) add (something) to (something else) admire (someone) for (...

Noun Clauses

Noun clause used as an object He said something. S V O He said that he was sick. Noun clause used as a subject Something is your business. S V Whatever you do is your...

Appearances – How to describe someone in English

HEIGHT     He is tall. He is short. He is average / normal / medium height. + He is very tall. He is quite short. He is relatively normal height. BUILD She is skinny. (negative)  She is fat. (negative)  She is anorexic. (medical) She is tubby. (negative)  She is underweight....

Noun Clauses

Noun clause used as an object He said something. S V O He said that he was sick. Noun clause used as a subject Something is your business. S V Whatever you do is your...

Past Modals

Past modals come in two forms. The first type is the easiest and usually requires only a simple word change: I can drive. (present ability) I could drive when I...

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Used To

The expression used to is commonly used when talking about past habits. It means "something was true in the past, but it is not anymore." For...

Introductory Phrases

Introductory phrases and clauses John invited Mary to a movie. Mary had seen the movie twice already. Mary was reluctant to accept John’s invitation. Because she...

English Greetings

Learn about greetings EVERYDAY GREETINGS  morning  "Good morning."  afternoon "Good afternoon."  evening  "Good evening." Goodbye  "Goodbye." night   Goodbye  "Good night." night   bed "Good night." SPECIAL GREETINGS Santa Clous  "Happy Christmas." or  "Merry Christmas." 00.01 - 1st January  "Happy New Year!" Easter  "Happy Easter." Drivetest...

Action Vs. Status

Some English “action” verbs refer to events or actions that happen at a specific time, usually only once. These verbs cannot be used with “how long”...

Microsoft Office Word Lesson 17

Left-align 1. Select the paragraphs you created. 2. Choose the Home tab. 3. Click the Align-left button in the Paragraph group. Word left-aligns your...

Computer Facts

Enjoy some great computer facts and interesting information about these amazing devices which play such an important role in our modern day lives. Early...

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Rotting Food Lesson Plan (Lesson 3)

We’ve probably all experienced a situation where some of our food has gone bad. Maybe we left it in our school bag or forgot...

Microsoft Office Word Lesson 5

Alternate Method—Underline with the Ribbon 1. On the line that begins with "Ribbon," select the words "Underline these words." 2. Choose the Home tab. 3....

Fun Crystal Activities (Lesson 1)

Crystals are special structures that can be used in a number of great science experiments. Try the fun crystal activities in this lesson plan...

Less Common Tenses

The past perfect progressive and future perfect progressive are not commonly used in English. They indicate action which occurs continuously over a period of time, when another action...

Parallelism

Parallelism means that words used in pairs or groups should all have the same gram-matical form (verbs and verbs; nouns, nouns, and nouns; gerunds and...

Microsoft Office excel Lesson 2

The Application Window The Application Window provides the space for your worksheets and workbook elements such as charts. The components of the Application Window are...

Too/Enough

Too and Enough are used with adjectives and indicate degree. Too means more than necessary, and it precedes the adjective. Enough means sufficient and usually follows the adjective. He is too old to ride...

Microsot Office word Lesson 10

Find and Replace If you need to find a particular word or phrase in your document, you can use the Find command. This command...

This Jellyfish Never Dies! *Turritopsis Dohrnii*

Turritopsis dohrnii is now officially known as the only immortal creature. The secret to eternal life, as it turns out, is not just living...

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Microsoft Office Word Lesson 20

Alternate Method -- Apply Styles with the Ribbon You can also choose styles by selecting the option you want from the Styles group on...

Present Progressive / Continuous

The present progressive tense takes the form be + V ing.The form of “be” is determined by the subject of the sentence. He is singing. She is listening. They...

Introduction to Biology (Lesson 1)

An introduction to biology: Ask if any of the students can give a general definition of biology. Once you’ve listened to their answers help them out...

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Microsoft Office Excel lesson 5

Save and Save As Excel offers two ways to save a file: Save and Save As. These options work in similar ways, with a few...

Basic Modals

Modal auxiliary verbs are used to moderate the main verb, that is to enhance or restrict the verb to a certain context. The most common...

Wh- Questions

Wh- Questions allow a speaker to find out more information about topics. They are as follows: When?Where? Who? Why? How? What? TimePlace Person Reason Manner Object/Idea/Action Other words can also be used to inquire about specific...

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English…

What is the English language? English is a West Germanic language first spoken in early medieval England which eventually became the leading language of international...

20 Incredible Animal Facts You’ll Want to Share

Studies have shown that wild chimps in Guinea drink fermented palm sap, which contains about 3 percent alcohol by volume. The chevrotain...

This Jellyfish Never Dies! *Turritopsis Dohrnii*

Turritopsis dohrnii is now officially known as the only immortal creature. The secret to eternal life, as it turns out, is not just living...

30 fun facts about the English language

Let’s get to the fun facts about English language! English actually originates from what is now called north west Germany and the Netherlands. The...

Short and funny English videos for English learners

A page where I gather short, funny English video clips. One way to use videos...

Lose & Miss -English quiz

Online English Quiz Instructions: Choose the correct answer. Q1 - I ____ the train this morning. missed lost Q2 - I ____ many things living so far from home. lose miss Q3 - I ____ the...

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Noun Clauses In IELTS

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); A Noun clause is another type of complex sentence that you are likely...

Adverbial Clauses Ielts

In this lesson we will look in more detail at adverbial clauses.These clauses are a type of complex sentence, so it is essential that...

Relative Clauses In IELTS

Relative clauses are a type of complex sentence. It essential that you know how to write complex sentences if you want to do well in the...

Sentence Clauses in IELTS

As you will see from the IELTS writing band descriptors, you need to be able to write complex sentences in order to score higher...

Phrasal verb in IELTS

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