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Newspaper English idioms and collquial phrases
Mon, 2017-01-23 15:53

Newspapers are filled with thousands of words when they are reporting the latest events.

Reading the newspapers is an excellent way to pick up lots of new intermediate to advanced vocabulary...

Advanced English test vocabulary
Thu, 2017-01-19 23:16

When you take an advanced English exam, you need to show the examiner that you are able to use complex grammar tenses.

Additionally, being able to correctly use words that are not so frequen...

English advanced vocabulary quiz
Thu, 2017-01-19 13:20

In yesterday's 20 Day English Challenge, we tested you on advanced (but commonly used) vocabulary....

Test your advanced English vocabulary
Wed, 2017-01-18 11:25

Increasing your vocabulary knowledge and being able to use your new words in the correct context is the sign of a fantastic language learner.

It's easy when you have reached Upper Intermedia...

Choose the right word in English
Mon, 2017-01-16 15:20

If you have been doing all of our tests in the 20 day challenge so far then you will have given a nice little boost to your grammar, spelling, comprehension and all aspects of your English knowledg...

Past Simple vs present perfect English grammar quiz
Fri, 2017-01-13 01:10

Present perfect is a grammar tense that causes a lot of problems for learners and results in lots of mistakes.

It is difficult for students to separate the past simple and the present perfec...

Quick quiz to test English grammar knowledge
Thu, 2017-01-12 12:21

We are almost at the end of week 2 of the 20 Day English challenge to boost your English in 5 minutes every day.

Today the short test will challenge your knowledge of grammar. 

Specif...

Business English phrases and language test
Wed, 2017-01-11 11:02

Another test to boost your English level with the 20 Day English Challenge.

Today, we are looking at Business English vocabulary.

This test is suitable for strong intermediate or uppe...

English grammar Modal Verbs quiz
Tue, 2017-01-10 11:42

Modal verbs are super common in English.

They appear so frequently that learners begin using them in even the first ever English classes they study in.

Can, will, must, could etc are...

Upper intermediate English idioms quiz
Mon, 2017-01-09 22:23

Idioms are those phrases in English like "It's not my cup of tea". A group of words that when put together have a meaning that is completely different than the individual words would suggest.

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