Do you love Gadgets?

A #VocabularyMonday post on the topic of technology and gadgets.

Decisions, decisions.

The first Vocabulary Monday post of 2019 is about decisions and decision making.

Ringing in the New Year with a resolution to learn more vocabulary!

It's the final #VocabularyMonday post of the year. That means it's a great opportunity to present some New Year related vocabulary.

Pushing the boat out over Christmas

Find out the meaning of the expression 'to push the boat out' with this week's vocabulary post

Getting off to a Good Start

Welcome to this week's vocabulary post.  Last week I read an article about motivation and I saw the phrase 'get off to a good start'.  This then got me thinking of other forms of the expression. "As a small business owner, you need to maximize revenue and increase productivity, which means you need your staff …

Vocabulary Monday: A Bank Holiday

This weekend was an extra long, 4-day weekend for many people in Spain. In British English we call these extra holidays a bank holiday.

We’re on the right track to learn a new expression

This week's vocabulary post 'be on (the right/wrong) track to do something. Lean the meaning and see some more examples of this phrase

ReBlog from Cambridge dictionaries: You look a million dollars! (Describing appearances) — About Words – Cambridge Dictionaries Online blog

Here is a nice collection of language on the topic of appearances from the Cambridge Dictionaries blog. It contains lots of language and expressions you can use to describe how people look people.

Halloween Reverse Taboo speaking activity

Image Credit: Alexas_Fotos on A quick Halloween activity for the classroom aimed at intermediate and higher level  students with a focus on speaking fluency and revision of Halloween vocabulary. The idea for this activity came from a session I attended in September at the British Council's Annual Teachers' Conference in Bilbao.  Silvia Benítez and …

Campsite – Word of the Month – September

This month ‘campsite’ is my word of the month. Why? because before the summer break lots of my students were talking about how they were going to go to ‘a camping‘ during the summer.