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Day vs. Night Studying: What Are the Benefits?

Day vs. Night Studying: What Are the Benefits?

Is there a best time of day to study? When you’re learning a language (or anything, really), this question might come to mind. You want to be alert, efficient, and productive. You want to be able to remember what you’ve studied. When is the optimal time to ensure that happens: day or night? Whether you’re…

Pandemic Life: Idioms for Emotions

Pandemic Life: Idioms for Emotions

As the days go by and the coronavirus pandemic continues, you’re probably feeling a lot of different things: bored, stressed, sad. Some days, you might even be optimistic (hopeful) or relaxed.  With all these emotions, why not learn a few different ways to talk about them? Keep reading to learn some idioms—or expressions—to describe pandemic…

Adjective Word Order

Adjective Word Order

Adjectives are fantastic! They make our sentences more interesting by describing nouns and pronouns.  So, in the sentence, “I have a blue car,” blue is an adjective describing the noun car.  But adjectives are also confusing! What if you want to use more than one word to describe your car? Which adjective goes first?  If…

Following Instructions During COVID-19

Following Instructions During COVID-19

The world is a strange and scary place right now. With the COVID-19 pandemic, everyone’s life has changed. Businesses and schools are closing, many people aren’t working, and we’re all trying to stay healthy. Safety Instructions Every day, we hear instructions to help keep us safe. Let’s look at some of the information experts have…

English Business Vocabulary

English Business Vocabulary

Last week, we discussed 5 Tips to Prepare for a Job Interview in English. If you read that post, you know the steps to impress the interviewer and get the job you want.  Now, you might be wondering if there’s anything you need to know before you start a job. There is! At your new…