Learning English Sentences Everyday(43)

1. No one can deny the fact that a person’s education is the most important aspect of his life. 2. People equate success in life with the ability of operating computer. 3. In view of the seriousness of this problem ,effective measures should be taken before things get worse. 4. An increasing number of experts […]

Learning English Phrases Everyday(54)

1. presume Today we are going to learn “presume”. It means to think that something is true, although you are not certain. eg: (1) Each of you will make a speech, I presume? (2) We must not presume too mush on the reliability of such sources. 2. auction Another word is “auction”. It means a […]

Talk: Room Service

/If you don’t understand any word or sentence, you can copy to translate/ Room service, can I help you? Yes. This is Barbara in room 209. I’d like to order breakfast, please. What would you like to order?  Two slices of whole wheat bread and one cup of coffee. Okay. I’ll have them brought to your room […]

Talk: Do You Offer Any Discounts?

/If you don’t understand any word or sentence, you can copy to translate/ I love your little Lulu dolls. How much for a batch of 6,000? For a batch of 6,000 we would charge two dollars a doll .your total cost would be $12,000. That’s a little steep for our company. Do you offer any discounts ?  […]

Why the British Say Sorry Quite Often?

It means something different over there. In the United States, “sorry” has a few widely used meanings. (1) As a form of apology. I’m sorry I kicked your shin. (2) As an expression of sympathy. I’m sorry for your loss. (3) As an adjective meaning inadequate. You are a sorry specimen. To these, the British […]

Learning English Sentences Everyday(42)

1. I just called the travel agency. It’s all set. Key Points: Set (“all set” meaning all prepared in spoken English) (1). be set on sth./doing sth. (decide to do sth.) She’s very set on going to the party. (2). be ( dead ) set against sth./doing sth. (be against sth. strongly) The manager was […]

Learning English Phrases Everyday(53)

1. mobilize Today we are going to learn “mobilize”. It means to encourage people to support something in an active way. eg: (1) Where do we go from here? How do we mobilize? (2) It also kind of implies hope, and it’s about what happens when people try to mobilize these workers in the mines. […]

Traveling English: Shopping in USA

1. I’m just browsing. When answer “Are you looking for something?”, if you don’t wanna buy anything at that time, you can say “I’m just browsing.” or “I’m just looking.” If you are looking for a sweater, you could say “I’m looking for a sweater. Could you help me?” or “Do you have any sweater?” […]

Writing Club: Special Notice

We Due to the arrangement recently, the writing club will take a week off. You can still comment on the last week’s theme writing “death” . As we all know, death is an eternal topic for all the cultures. And if you have any good writing topics, you can leave them in the comment area. […]

Learning English Sentences Everyday(41)

1. The performance is said to be excellent and with a student’s discount, the tickets will be really cheap. Key Points: Be said to (to indicate that it is objective) (1). be supposed to… You are supposed to be here at nine. (2). It is believed that… It is believed that we will definitely win […]

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