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Best English Learning Websites (Article from Real English Conversations)

What are the best English learning websites? These days, Internet offers numerous opportunities for online language learning and the question on choice becomes the biggest one, I believe.

Last week I was very pleased to know that Amy from 'Real English Conversations' decided to include me into her article 'Learn English Online with these 30 Incredible Websites'.

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15 Which prepositions to use after ‘go’ and ‘arrive’?

Prepositions are always tricky, and the best way to learn them is to learn them in groups. Today I am talking about the prepositions of movement: what we use after verbs like 'go', 'fly', 'come' and so on. There is one verb which is different from all the others: 'to arrive'. It can use 2 prepositions depending on what place you are talking about. Learn more from the today's episode!

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3 Irregular Verbs mistakes you need to avoid

In one of my previous posts, I told you about how to learn irregular verbs effectively using a simple method of dividing them into groups. However smart we are about our learning though, there are always some words or forms which just refuse to be remembered. Do you know what I mean? You just keep forgetting this word again or again. It happens a lot to me and, I bet, it happens a lot to you too, doesn't it? And from my experience, this is a usual problem with irregular verbs. There are some many of them and we just don't have time to think while speaking. Let's focus today on the verbs in which learners make mistakes the most often. Let's make sure you never do the same.

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13 Everyday phrases: It depends, It doesn’t matter, It takes

It's simple things we need to say every day which cause us the most trouble when learning a foreign language. Isn't it a bit funny? Let me help you with that. Today, we are having a look at 3 everyday phrases we use a lot in English: it depends, it matters, and it takes.

They are a bit difficult because we start a sentence with an 'empty' 'it', and many people continue with 'is' after it. Here, though, we have full verbs used in Present Simple, so you need to be sure the structure is clear. If you need more practice with the verb forms, be sure to also check out my new course.

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