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Tools Vocabulary

Tools Vocabulary Do you like to work with your hands? Do you use tools around the house and not know what they are called? This vocabulary list will help you ask for the right tool next time. I like to

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Computer Phrasal Verbs

Computer – Phrasal Verbs Do you use the computer for work? Do you use it for fun? Learn about the different things that you are doing on your computer. These days, most of us spend many hours a week using the computer.

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-ED or -ING (Adjectives)

-ED or -ING (Adjectives) Do you know when to use ‘excited’ or ‘exciting’? Do you feel confused or confusing? As an English teacher, I often hear my students making a very common mistake. They never know when to use adjectives that

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Beach Vocabulary

Beach Vocabulary Do you go to the beach? What things do you bring with you? I love going to the beach. I love swimming in the ocean, playing football on the beach and having a nice cold drink while playing

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Check Phrasal Verbs

Check – Phrasal Verbs How often do you check out The English Bug? Don’t forget to check back daily for new lessons. Whenever you study English, it’s important to make a checklist so that you can check off the things

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Heart Idioms of Determination

Idioms of Heart and Determination Do you know these idioms by heart? No? Don’t lose heart. Sit back and study them to your heart’s content. When we think about the word ‘heart’ many ideas come to mind like love, romance

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Steak

Cooking Steak Do you eat steak? How do you like it cooked? I was born in Alberta, Canada, a place famous for beef and BBQ. Like in Texas and Argentina, almost everybody eats steak there but each person likes their

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Turn Phrasal Verbs

TURN – Phrasal Verbs How is your English turning out? Turn your language skills into something special and learn some new phrasal verbs. I adore traveling around the world and especially love it when new friends turn up in unexpected places.

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Cleaning Vocabulary

Cleaning Vocabulary Do you clean your house regularly? Do you know the words for the things you use to clean? Learn them here. I hate cleaning the house. My wife and I take turns cleaning but when it’s my turn,

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Cold Shoulder

Cold Shoulder – an idiom Does your boyfriend or girlfriend ever give you the cold shoulder? Do you ever give the cold shoulder to anyone? Relationships can be really hard sometimes and communication sometimes breaks down. We want to tell

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