Lesson Corner – Grammar Resources

It’s been a long time since I posted new material here – I have not been teaching for quite some time. However I heard today from a website called Lesson Corner and thought that my visitors here would like to know about the site which has some excellent resources – and lots of them. These…

Daily Words 13 – Youth Crime Special

Today’s Daily Words are from the Sky News article Tackling Youth Crime – Through Boxing that I posted yesterday tearaway     philanthropist    funding     debate     initiative    transform     gangster    gang culture intervene     to tackle head on      mainstream      excluded    disaffected    to turn your life around law-abiding      crimewave     work ethic   donor    negotiate motivate With these words and the ideas gained…

Daily Words 12

Here are the words for today: chart n.  detailed map used to help navigation at sea, showing coasts, rocks, the depth of the sea, etc comprise v. have as parts or members; be made up of construct v.  build (sth); put or fit together; form converse v. ~ (about sth); ~ (together) (fml ) talk…

Daily Words 11

Here are today’s words. How are you doing? If you are do you go back and test yourself on what you have already learnt? How about writing some sentences – you can post them here in the comments below each Daily Words lesson. Wouldn’t it be great if people from around the world added good…

Daily Words 10

Here’s the words for Advanced CPE, CAE, ECPE, TOEFL and IELTS students as well as any others that want to make sure their vocabulary is top of the range. implicate v. ~ sb show that sb is involved in sth, esp a crime maximise [ maximize: ] vt. to make as high or great as…

Daily Words 9

Oops! Missed a day! Perhaps I had better rename this Almost Daily Words…… I got busy with my artwork yesterday and was too tired to post last night. Probably something to do with the weather. There is a gale blowing here in the Greek Islands and my washing ended up all over the street today.…