In the first of a series of self-feedback posts, I set out the Englishin3d ‘recipe’: the procedure I follow when creating lessons on this site.
An extended lesson based on a documentary film about one woman’s lifestyle choices. Includes listening for gist, for detail and for opinion. Idioms including ways to describe age. Using passive forms and cleft sentences when explaining a process.
It’s well known that native speakers of English make errors often enough, especially in writing. This is a selective list of some of these errors.
A guide to commas for advanced learners, covering complex sentences, conditionals, subsidiary clauses and appositives. Part of a series of punctuation resources.
Here’s a little quiz I made earlier for a German student who was preparing for the TOEFL. It covers relative clauses, subsidiary clauses, and sentence