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Present Simple Quiz
You can do this grammar quiz online or print it on paper. It tests what you learned on the Present Simple page.
Massive Women’s March Organized for Trump’s First Day
Pre-Listening Vocabulary inauguration: the official swearing in of a new leader US Capitol: the building where the US Congress holds its sessions National Mall: a green space in Washington, DC that extends from the Capitol to the Lincoln Memorial sister: a closely related organization or event solidarity: a shared vision or interest Massive Women’s March […]
In this lesson we look at the structure and use of the Present Perfect tense, as well as the use of for and since, followed by a quiz to check your understanding.
Present Continuous Quiz
You can do this grammar quiz online or print it on paper. It tests what you learned on the Present Continuous page.
Canadian Police Force Considers Name & Shame Program
Listen to news in easy English. ~ Canadian Police Force Considering Name & Shame Program for Drunk Drivers
People don't need to understand us. We need to understand them.
A more literal translation from the Thai is:
"Whether other people understand us or not is hardly important. The key is that we should understand them. That's the important thing."
New Year’s Fireworks Blamed for Sharp Rise in Pollution
Listen to news in easy English. ~ New Year's Fireworks Blamed for Sharp Rise in Pollution
Learning a foreign language will make you a better teacher
Why a course on teaching English might include Japanese lessons—and what you can do even if it doesn't^^
We often use the Present Continuous tense in English. It is very different from the Present Simple tense, both in structure and in use.
NEWS QUIZ – DECEMBER 2016
This quiz is based on EnglishClub’s Weekly News for December 2016.
World Mourns Beloved Star Wars Princess
Listen to news in easy English. Beloved Star Wars Princess Dies at 60
History of English
This page is a short history of the origins and development of the English language
What is English?
This page is about the language called English. Other meanings of English include: the English (plural noun): the people of England; English (adjective): relating to England or its people (or the language)
Separating teaching from your private life
Andrew Forrester explores the perils of mixing business with pleasure
Aleppo Evacuation Nearly Complete
Listen to news in easy English. ~ Aleppo Evacuation Nearly Complete
Merry Christmas Song
We wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
Merry Christmas Song from EnglishClub
We wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
Baby Born From Frozen Ovary Tissue
Listen to news in easy English. ~ Baby Born From Frozen Ovary Tissue
Sri Lanka Abandons Giant Christmas Tree Project
Listen to news in easy English. ~ Sri Lanka Abandons Giant Christmas Tree Project
NEWS QUIZ – NOVEMBER 2016
This quiz is based on EnglishClub’s Weekly News for November 2016.
New Mural Celebrates Amazing Leicester City’s Thai Links
The surprise winners of the 2015–16 Premier League in the UK were Leicester City Football Club. A surprise, that is, to all except Buddhist monk Phra Prommangkalachan who predicted it, despite Leicester City’s 5000-1 odds of winning at the start of the season. Leicester City’s Thai owner is Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, who invited Phra Prommangkalachan — the […]
Parenthetical Expression Quiz
Try this multiple-choice grammar quiz that tests your knowledge of the grammar and use of parenthetical expressions in English. Ten questions that can be done online or printed out
This Week in History - Tutankhamen's Tomb Is Opened
The tomb of the ancient Egyptian "boy king" is opened for the first time in over 3,000 years.
Sentence Structure Quiz
You can do this quiz online or print it on paper. It covers grammar explained on our Sentence Structure page.
UK’s New 5 Pound Note Contains Animal Fat
Listen to news in easy English. ~ UK's New 5 Pound Note Contains Animal Fat
What is a Sentence? Quiz
You can do this quiz online or print it on paper. It covers grammar explained on our What is a Sentence? page.
10 Writers Invited to French Castle for NaNoWriMo
Listen to news in easy English. ~ 10 Writers Invited to French Castle for NaNoWriMo
Dead Sea Swim Raises Environmental Awareness
Pre-Listening Vocabulary degradation: the wearing down of the land or environment shrink: to reduce in size astounding: surprising tough: difficult snorkel: a tube to breathe through underwater lethal: deadly ingest: to take into the body Dead Sea Swim Raises Environmental Awareness 25 swimmers from around the world took part in the first ever Dead Sea […]
Discussion Point: US Election 2016
Practise your listening and comprehension skills by watching award-winning Australian journalist and film-maker John Pilger discuss Trump’s election victory. You can check your understanding by doing the quiz
With the election of Donald Trump as the next US president, the term Trumpxit is added to the Brexit lexicon, sharing as the US election and British referendum do the same misreading of the electorate by an establishment of media personnel, government officials, experts and data-driven pollsters.