Month: February 2017

How about taking a break from Pokemon to study English? – by Toni Parks

Okay! Okay! I get it. You love Pokemon. It’s addictive! Consequently, you can’t stop playing. You don’t have to be a kid. Fortunately, Pokemon craze has infiltrated the adult world, as well. You don’t have to stop. Alternatively, there is a better solution for you. When was the last time…

Be our friend on Facebook / Win 10 Business English lessons

World’s English Wants To Be Your Facebook Friend     Join us on Facebook and you can see our Facebook live casts and join in on our English Corner groups. https://www.facebook.com/worlds.english.7   Like our page and share it on your page and you will be entered in a contest to…

Sometimes English is Funny

Chris Ciolli wrote this great article for AFAR that I couldn’t resist sharing with our World’s English students. There are many funny things that can happen with the English language and this is one of them. [story_box image=”” style=”horizontal” title=”” link=”” target=”_blank” animate=””] 10 English Words With Unfortunate Meanings in…

Elements of Descriptive Writing (part 5)-by Bethany Hall

Bethany’s final tips on the elements of descriptive writing Elements of Descriptive Writing continued… Hello! Nice to see you again. Welcome back for the culmination of Bethany’s tips on the elements of descriptive writing. Remember that example you read yesterday? You’re going to need to read it again to prepare…

Elements of Descriptive Writing (part 4) – by Bethany Hall

Welcome back for Bethany’s fifth part of demonstrating the elements of descriptive writing. Today she helps us understand the importance of using our senses. Careful organization In order for the reader to understand and enjoy the descriptive writing, it needs to be organised in a way that makes sense. There…

Elements of Descriptive Writing (part 3) – Bethany Hall

Don’t miss this! Today Bethany Hall continues with the third part of her lesson on the elements of descriptive writing. Dominant impression Elements of descriptive writing continued… As a writer you intend to give the reader a clear idea as to what the central theme of the text is. Therefore, all the…

Learn English and come to America to see our national parks

Come to America and see the parks https://www.tumblr.com/blog/whereintheworldistoni   America is full of spectacular beauty and the best of it can be found in her national parks. The preservation of our national parks is threatened so we need you to visit them. Unlike the current administration of this country, the…

Elements of Descriptive Writing (part 1) -By Bethany Hall

Speaking in English is challenging enough, but writing in English creatively injects an additional hurdle. Writing creatively requires more than just a large vocabulary of adjectives. Meet Bethany Hall. Bethany is going to share her ideas about descriptive writing that will help you “kick it up a notch”, in the words of…